N.J. Admin. Code § 10:44A-1.4 - Application for licensure

Current through Register Vol. 54, No. 7, April 4, 2022

(a) An application for licensure may be obtained by contacting the appropriate Regional Assistant Director's Office (see the definition of "Community Services" at 10:44A-1.3 ):
1. Northern Region and Upper Central Region c/o Greenbrook Regional Center 275 Greenbrook Road Green Brook, NJ 08812
2. Lower Central Region Capital Center 50 East State Street PO Box 726 Trenton, NJ 08625-0726
3. Southern Region 101 Haddon Avenue, Suite 17 Camden, NJ 08103-1485
(b) Except as otherwise provided in the Rehabilitated Convicted Offenders Act (2A:168A-1 et seq.), no license shall be issued to any applicant or licensee who has been convicted of forgery, embezzlement, obtaining money under false pretenses, extortion, criminal conspiracy to defraud, crimes against the person or other like offenses.
(c) An application for licensure as an operator of a group home, supervised apartment, or supported living arrangement shall be submitted to the appropriate Regional Assistant Director's Office of Community Services.
1. The application shall be composed of the following:
i. A table of organization;
ii. Curriculum vitae for the applicant and executive director;
iii. Documentation that the applicant is not disqualified from licensure, as provided in (b) above;
iv. A description of the applicant's experience in providing services to developmentally disabled persons;
v. Documentation that the business is incorporated or otherwise authorized to do business in the State of New Jersey;
vi. A list of the governing body (for example, board of directors/ trustees) and their occupations;
vii. References; and
viii. The program description.
2. Licensees operating community residences in New Jersey on or before February 7, 2000 shall be required only to provide any changes in (c)1 above as part of the application process.
3. Applicants shall document on the application whether they will accept Division placements and/or seek Division funding.
(d) The program description shall be reviewed for completeness by staff of the Regional Office, the licensing agency and other Division and/or Department staff deemed appropriate.
1. The program description shall be available for review by developmentally disabled persons, their guardians and their advocates, in accordance with N.J.A.C. 10:41-2.8(a).
(e) The applicant, the licensing agency and the Division Administrative Practice Officer shall be informed in writing of the approval or non-approval of the application, within 20 working days of such approval or non-approval.

Notes

N.J. Admin. Code § 10:44A-1.4
Amended by R.2004 d.404, effective 11/1/2004.
See: 36 New Jersey Register 2589(a), 36 New Jersey Register 4961(a).
In (d), inserted "and/or Department" following "Division" in the introductory paragraph.

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