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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 8. Education
Agency 20. State Board of Education
Chapter 800. Standards for Licensed Family Day Homes

8VAC20-800-510. Rest areas.

A. A child shall be provided with an individual crib, cot, rest mat, or bed for resting or napping.

B. Upper levels of double-deck beds shall not be used.

C. Occupied cribs, cots, rest mats, and beds shall be:

1. At least three feet from any heat-producing appliance; and

2. At least 12 inches from each other.

D. Rest mats that are used must have at least an inch of cushioning.

E. Rest mats shall be cleaned and sanitized on all sides at least weekly and as needed.

Statutory Authority

§§ 22.1-16 and 22.1-289.046 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Former 22VAC40-111-510 derived from Virginia Register Volume 26, Issue 7, eff. July 1, 2010; renumbered, Virginia Register Volume 37, Issue 24, eff. July 1, 2021.

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