10A NCAC 10 .0909          PARENTAL FREEDOM OF CHOICE

(a)  Parents receiving assistance for their children through the subsidized child care program shall choose any child care provider, approved for participation in the subsidized child care program under Sections .0600, .0700, or .0800 of these Rules, to provide child care services for their eligible children.  The parent's choice of provider shall be accepted when there is space available in the facility and the child's enrollment will not violate the provider's licensed capacity.

(b)  Purchasing agencies administering funds through the subsidized child care program shall notify parents applying for participation in the program of their right to choose the approved child care provider which will provide child care services to their eligible children.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 143B‑153;

Eff. July 1, 1991;

Amended Eff. April 1, 2001.