7 AAC 10.1000 - Purpose and applicability

Current through April 6, 2022

(a) The purpose of 7 AAC 10.1000 - 7 AAC 10.1095 is to protect public health, safety, and welfare by establishing environmental health and safety standards for entities listed in (b) of this section that are in addition to the requirements of 7 AAC 50, 7 AAC 57, and 7 AAC 75, as applicable.
(b) Subject to (c) of this section, to be licensed by the department, the following entities are subject to the applicable requirements of 7 AAC 10.1000 - 7 AAC 10.1095:
(1) a residential child care facility, including a residential group home and a residential child care center;
(2) a foster home or a foster group home;
(3) a residential psychiatric treatment center;
(4) a maternity home;
(5) a child care facility required to be licensed under AS 47.32 and 7 AAC 57;
(6) an assisted living home.
(c) If an entity is licensed for more than one category of care listed in (b) of this section, the entity is subject to the most stringent requirements applicable to those categories of care, even if an exemption might apply if licensed separately.


7 AAC 10.1000
Eff. 6/23/2006, Register 178

Authority:AS 18.05.010

AS 18.05.040

AS 44.29.020

AS 47.14.120

AS 47.32.010

AS 47.32.020

AS 47.32.030

AS 47.33.005

AS 47.33.010

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