Family day homes; licensure by Department of Social Services. (SB818)

Introduced By

Sen. Barbara Favola (D-Arlington) with support from co-patron Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Licensure of family day homes. Requires all family day homes that provide care for one or more children for compensation to be licensed by the Department of Social Services. Currently, only family day homes providing care for six or more children must be licensed. The bill also provides that, for the purposes of determining the number of children receiving care, the provider's own children and any children residing in the home shall be counted. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/02/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15100846D
01/02/2015Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/20/2015Assigned Rehab sub: Childcare
01/26/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB818)
01/30/2015Stricken at request of Patron in Rehabilitation and Social Services (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2046.