(1) The licensee
shall comply with all federal, state, and local laws, ordinances, rules and
The licensee shall
ensure that the agency is administered and operated in accordance with written
policies and procedures including, but not limited to, those specified in Rule
(3) The licensee shall exercise general
direction over the agency and establish policies governing the operation of the
agency and the welfare of service recipients.
(4) The licensee shall designate an
individual responsible for the operation of the agency.
(5) The licensee shall ensure that the
licensed agency serves only service recipients who will not cause the agency to
violate its licensed status based on the distinct licensure category.
Tenn. Comp. R. &
filed July 21, 2004; effective November 26, 2004. Repeal and new rule filed
November 20, 2009; effective February 18, 2010. Repeal and new rules filed
March 4, 2016; effective 6/2/2016.
Authority: T.C.A. §§
33-1-305, 33-1-309, 33-2-301,
33-2-302, 33-2-404, and 33-2-407.