(1) The governing body of the entity
providing support and assistance must maintain policies and procedures for
control of infectious and communicable diseases.
The governing body of the entity
providing support and assistance must maintain policies and procedures
establishing minimum requirements ensuring reasonable safety to life in the
event of fire for all dwellings in which individuals receiving support reside.
These policies and procedures must require:
(a) Fire safety features of smoke detection,
fire extinguishers, and two (2) alternative means of escape in each dwelling;
(b) Training for support staff
and individuals served in the proper evacuation from the home and the use of
fire safety features.
(3) The governing body must maintain policies
and procedures establishing standards ensuring environmental quality in the
home of each individual receiving support.
Tenn. Comp. R. &
Original rule filed
October 17, 1995; effective December 31,
Authority: T.C.A. §§
4-4-103, 33-1-205, and