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Rule Title: Standards for Licensed Out-of-Home Caregivers
Department: DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES    Add to MyFLRules Favorites
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Division: Family Safety and Preservation Program
Chapter: FOSTER CARE LICENSING

Latest version of the final adopted rule presented in Florida Administrative Code (FAC):

VIEW_RULE Effective Date: 3/6/2014
History Notes: Rulemaking Authority 409.175 FS. Law Implemented 409.175 FS. History–New 4-6-08, Amended 7-21-10, 3-6-14.
References in this version: Ref-03565 Partnership Plan for Children in Out-of-Home Care CF-FSP 5226
Ref-03567 Fire Arms Acknowledgement CF-FSP 5343
History of this Rule since Jan. 6, 2006
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65C-13.022
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The Department intends to amend several rules within Chapter 65C-13, Foster Care Licensing, to accomplish the following tasks: (1) Revise background screening requirements to comport with Florida statutes; (2) Revise the .... 18314005 11/29/2016
Vol. 42/230
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65C-13.030
waiver of rule 65C-13.030(3), Florida Administrative Code, from Michael A. Catalo. Rule 65C-13.030(3), F.A.C., states the licensed out-of-home caregiver shall not have driving violations less than five years old which relate .... 17938421 8/29/2016
Vol. 42/168
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65C-13.022
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Definitions, Background Screening Requirements, Parent Preparation Pre-service Training, Initial Licensing, Continuing Education, Changes During the Licensed Year, Re-Licensing, Licensed Out-of-Home Team .... 17047767 1/20/2016
Vol. 42/12
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65C-13.030
waiver of rule 65C-13.030(10(f)(1), Florida Administrative Code, from Camelot Community Care & Henry and Mary Phillips. Rule 65C13-030(1)(f)(1), Florida Administrative Code, Subparagraph 65C-13.030(1)(f)1, F.A.C., states .... 16660349 10/22/2015
Vol. 41/206
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65C-13.030
waiver rule 65C-13.030(3)(i)(12), Florida Administrative Code, from Gulf Coast Jewish Family Community Services and Robert and Paula Brown. Rule 65C-13.030(3)(i)12, F.A.C.,states children over the age of twelve months shall .... 16005987 5/18/2015
Vol. 41/96
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65C-13.022
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Foster Care Licensing
  April 17, 2015 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
  (1) Attending in person: Florida Department of Children and ....
15859808 4/3/2015
Vol. 41/65
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65C-13.022
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Definitions, Background Screening Requirements, Parent Preparation Pre-service Training, Initial Licensing, Continuing Education, Changes During the Licensed Year, Re-Licensing, Licensed Out-of-Home Team .... 15812181 3/20/2015
Vol. 41/55
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65C-13.030
waiver of rule 65C-13.030, Florida Adminstrative Code, from 4Kids South Florida and Joesph and Shanti Vetter, assigned Case No. 15-016W. Rule 65C-13.030, F.A.C., states there should be no more than five children in a licensed .... 15750101 3/6/2015
Vol. 41/45
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65C-13.022
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The purpose and effect of these rules is to comply with section 407.175(5)(a), F.S., that requires the Department to adopt and amend licensing rules for family foster homes. 15701407 2/23/2015
Vol. 41/36
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65C-13.022
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The Department intends to amend and repeal several rules within Chapter 65C-13, Foster Care Licensing, to accomplish the following tasks: 1) revise background screening requirements to comport with Florida statutes; 2) revise .... 15349588 12/5/2014
Vol. 40/235
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65C-13.030
waiver of rule 65C-13.030(10(f)(1), Florida Administrative Code, from Camelot Community Care and Henry and Mary Phillips. Rule 65C-13.030(1)(f)(1), F.A.C., states licensed out-of-home caregivers contracting with a lead agency .... 14858574 7/23/2014
Vol. 40/142
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65C-13.030
waiver of rule 65C-13.030(5)(h)7, and 65C-13.025(5)(e), Florida Administrative Code, from Kids in Distress and Cindy Olivieri. Rule 65C-13.030(5)(h)7, F.A.C., requires animals requiring vaccinations shall be current in .... 14530423 5/7/2014
Vol. 40/89
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65C-13.030
Standards for Licensed Out-of-Home Caregivers 14217598 Effective:
03/06/2014
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65C-13.022
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The Department intends to amend several rules within Chapter 65C-13, Foster Care Licensing, to accomplish the following tasks: 1) revise the rule language to reflect legislative changes related to the extension of foster .... 14096736 1/24/2014
Vol. 40/16
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65C-13.030
waiver of rule 65C-13.030(5)(g)11, Florida Administrative Code, from Florida United Methodist Children's Home and Sims and Philippa Jones. Rule 65C-13.030(5)(g)11, F.A.C., requires each children over 36 months of age may .... 13983537 12/27/2013
Vol. 39/249
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65C-13.030
waiver or rule 65C-13.030, Florida Administrative Code from Our Kids of Miami - Dade/Monroe, Inc. and Raquel Ponce. Rule 65C-13.030(5)(g)11, F.A.C., requires each children over 36 months of age may not share a bedroom with .... 13968599 12/20/2013
Vol. 39/246
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65C-13.030
Standards for Licensed Out-of-Home Caregivers 13936783 12/16/2013
Vol. 39/242
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65C-13.025
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Initial Licensing Procedures, In-Service Training, Standards for Licensed Out-of-Home Caregivers 13779061 11/5/2013
Vol. 39/216
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65C-13.030
for waiver of rule 65C-13.030(4)(f), Florida Administrative Code, from Camelot Community Care, Inc. and Patricia Rios. Rule 65C-13.030(4)(f), F.A.C. requires child care for children in the custody of the department shall .... 13711646 10/22/2013
Vol. 39/206
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65C-13.030
waiver of paragraph 65C-13.030(1)(c), Florida Administraive Code, from COPE Center and Nathaniel and Candace Cotton. This is a Corrected Notice published July 31, 2013, in Issue: 39/150. Rule 65C-13.030(1) (c), F.A.C., restrictes .... 13419385 8/23/2013
Vol. 39/165
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65C-13.030
wavier of rule 65C-13.030(5)(e)1, Florida Administrative Code. Rule 65C-13.030(5)(e)1, F.A. c. states swimming pools shall have a barrier on all sides at least four feet high. The barrier shall consist of a house plus a .... 13314916 7/31/2013
Vol. 39/148
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65C-13.023
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Background Screening Requirements, Pre-service Training, Initial Licensing Procedures, In-Service Training, Changes During the Licensed Year, Re-Licensing, Licensed Out-of-Home Team Member Roles, Standards .... 13246046 7/18/2013
Vol. 39/139
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65C-13.023
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Background Screening Requirements, Pre-service Training, Initial Licensing Procedures, In-Service Training, Changes During the Licensed Year, Re-Licensing, Licensed Out-of-Home Team Member Roles, Standards .... 13187555 7/2/2013
Vol. 39/128
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65C-13.030
waiver of rule 65C-13.030(4)(e), Florida Administrative Code, from Ann Legier, assigned Case No. 13-003W. Rule 65C-13.030(4)(e), F.A.C., states a licensed out-of-home caregiver shall have a stable income sufficient to make .... 12614673 2/6/2013
Vol. 39/25
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65C-13.030
waiver of rule 65C-13.030(4)(f), Florida Administrative Code, from Eckerd Community Alternatives and Rachel Beaton, assigned Case No. 13-006W. Rule 65C-13.030(4)(f), F.A.C., requires child care for children in the custody .... 12612636 2/6/2013
Vol. 39/25
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65C-13.030
waiver of rule 65C-13.030(b)(1), Florida Administrative Code, from Children's Home Society of Florida and LeTerence & Charlotte Emanuel, assigned Case No. 13-004W. Rule 65C-13.030(b)(1), F.A.C. states Licensed Out-of-Home .... 12612442 2/6/2013
Vol. 39/25
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65C-13.023
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This rule establishes licensing requirements for children placed in licensed family foster homes. 12390991 12/14/2012
Vol. 38/91
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65C-13.022
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Amendments to this rule will implement current statutory requirements and address pre-service training for out-of-home caregivers; continuing education requirements; role of foster parents; normalcy activities for children .... 11685704 7/6/2012
Vol. 38/27
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65C-13.030
waiver of rule 65C-13.030, Florida Administrative Code, from Children's Home Society and Marcia Richardson and Erica Harris. Rule 65C-13.030, F.A.C., states there should be no more than five children in a licensed home, .... 11544569 6/1/2012
Vol. 38/22
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65C-13.030
waiver of rule 65C-13.030(4)(f), Florida Administrative Code, from St. Johns County School District. Rule 65C-13.030(4)(f), F.A.C., requires child care for children in the custody of the department shall be with a licensed .... 11452225 5/11/2012
Vol. 38/19
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65C-13.030
waiver of subparagraph 65C-13.030(5)(g)11., Florida Administrative Code, form Robert and Aleta Moffett. Subparagraph 65C-13.030(5)(g)11., F.A.C., requires each children over 36 months of age may not share a bedroom with .... 11335922 4/6/2012
Vol. 38/14
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65C-13.030
waiver of Rule 65C-13.030, Florida Administrative Code, from John Lee and Stacey Patterson. Rule 65C-13.030, F.A.C., states there should be no more than five children in a licensed home, including the family’s own children. There .... 11335728 4/6/2012
Vol. 38/14
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65C-13.030
waiver of subparagraph 65C-13.030(5)(j)3., Florida Administrative Code, from Geoff and Donna Butler. Subparagraph 65C-13.030(5)(j)3., F.A.C., which provides that a caregiver in a licensed foster home may not have a DUI-related .... 10130212 7/29/2011
Vol. 37/30
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65C-13.030
waiver of subparagraph 65C-13.030(5)(j)3., Florida Administrative Code, from Kids in Distress and Joshua Forman, assigned Case No. 11-021W. Subparagraph 65C-13.030(5)(j)3., F.A.C., which provides that a caregiver in a licensed .... 10029623 6/24/2011
Vol. 37/25
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65C-13.030
waiver of paragraph 65C-13.030(2)(b), Florida Administrative Code, from Kids in Distress and Betty Harris, assigned Case No. 11-013W. Paragraph 65C-13.030(2)(b), F.A.C., states licensed out-of-home caregivers that have contracted .... 9837757 4/22/2011
Vol. 37/16
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65C-13.030
waiver of paragraph 65C-13.030(5)(g), subsection (11), Florida Administrative Code, from Camelot Community Care, Inc. and Edmonde and Nevers Manigat, assigned Case No. 11-007W. Paragraph 65C-13.030(5)(g), F.A.C., requires .... 9786638 4/1/2011
Vol. 37/13
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65C-13.030
waiver of paragraph 65C-13.030(4)(f), Florida Administrative Code, from Richard & Melissa Collins, assigned Case No. 11-004W. Paragraph 65C-13.030(4)(f), F.A.C. requires child care for children in the custody of the department .... 9657725 2/18/2011
Vol. 37/07
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65C-13.030
waiver of paragraph 65C-13.030(5)(e), Florida Administrative Code, from Kids in Distress and John and Susanne Beebe, assigned Case No.: 10-051W. Paragraph 65C-13.030(5)(e), F.A.C., states swimming pools shall have a barrier .... 9362166 11/12/2010
Vol. 36/45
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65C-13.030
waiver of subparagraph 65C-13.030(5)(j)3., Florida Administrative Code, assigned Case No.: 10-040W, from Boys’ Home Association and Melissa Corley. Subparagraph 65C-13.030(5)(j)3., F.A.C., which provides that a caregiver .... 8979695 8/13/2010
Vol. 36/32
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65C-13.030
waiver of subparagraph 65C-13.030(2)1., Florida Administrative Code, assigned Case No.: 10-041W, from Angela and Stevie Washington. Subparagraph 65C-13.030(2)1., F.A.C., require a foster parent who also provides child care .... 8979501 8/13/2010
Vol. 36/32
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65C-13.030
To amend standards for licensing out-of-home caregivers. 8914705 7/23/2010
Vol. 36/29
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65C-13.030
Standards for Licensed Out-of-Home Caregivers 8877360 Effective:
07/21/2010
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65C-13.030
Standards for Licensed Out-of-Home Caregivers 8658625 5/21/2010
Vol. 36/20
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65C-13.030
waiver of Rule 65C-13.030, F.A.C., from Latausa Freeman assigned Case No.: 10-027W. Rule 65C-13.030, F.A.C., states there should be no more than five children in a licensed home, including the family’s own children. 8563080 4/30/2010
Vol. 36/17
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65C-13.030
Standards for Licensed Out-of-Home Caregivers 8552992 4/23/2010
Vol. 36/16
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65C-13.030
waiver of Rule 65C-13.030, F.A.C., from Children’s Home Society of Florida and David and Katherine McPherson. Rule 65C-13.030, F.A.C., states there should be no more than five children in a licensed home, including the family’s .... 8387219 3/12/2010
Vol. 36/10
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65C-13.030
Currently, Chapter 65C-13, Florida Administrative Code, does not have measurement standards for food holding temperatures, vermin control, water supply, garbage and rubbish disposal or sewage. Due to the lack of standards .... 8346673 3/5/2010
Vol. 36/09
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65C-13.030
waiver of subsection 65C-13.030(2), Florida Administrative Code, from Kids in Distress and Veronica Dowdell, assigned Case No. 10-011W. Subsection 65C-13.030(2), F.A.C. states there should be no more than five children in .... 8324654 3/5/2010
Vol. 36/09
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65C-13.030
waiver of subparagraph 65C-13.030(5)(j)3., Florida Administrative Code, from Hillsborough Kids, Inc., and Michael and Patricia Miller, assigned Case No.: 09-041W. subparagraph 65C-13.030(5)(j)3., F.A.C., which provides that .... 8271498 2/19/2010
Vol. 36/07
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65C-13.030
The new rule provides standards for the measurement of food holding temperatures, vermin control, water supply, sewage. 8205732 1/29/2010
Vol. 36/04
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65C-13.030
waiver of Rule 65C-13.030, F.A.C., from Florida Baptist Children’s Homes and Terrance & Kaiwana Maxwell, assigned Case No. 09-034W. Rule 65C-13.030, F.A.C., states there should be no more than five children in a licensed .... 7748959 10/16/2009
Vol. 35/41
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65C-13.030
waiver of paragraph 65C-13.030(5)(j)3., F.A.C., from Scott Michael Whitmire, assigned Case No. 09-032W. Paragraph 65C-13.030(5)(j)3., F.A.C., states the licensed out-of-home caregiver shall not have driving violations less .... 7650407 9/25/2009
Vol. 35/38
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65C-13.030
waiver of subparagraph 65C-13.030(5)(j)3., Florida Adminstrative Code, from Rebecca Taylor, assigned Case No. 09-001W. subparagraph 65C-13-030(5)(j)3., F.A.C., states the licensed out-of-home caregiver shall not have driving .... 6725318 2/6/2009
Vol. 35/05
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65C-13.030
Waiver of Rule 65C-13.030(2)(b), Florida Administrative Code, from Camelot Community Care, Inc., and Paul and Janet Remy, assigned Case No. 08-027W. Rule 65C-13.030(2)(b), F.A.C., states licensed out-of-home caregivers .... 6426946 11/21/2008
Vol. 34/47
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65C-13.030
waiver of Rule 65C-13.030, Florida Administrative Code, from Camelot Community Care, Inc., and Renee Alexander-Dillard, assigned Case No. 08-026W. Rule 65C-13.030, F.A.C. states there should be no more than five children .... 6426461 11/21/2008
Vol. 34/47
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65C-13.030
Standards for Licensed Out-of-Home Caregivers 5463057 Effective:
04/06/2008
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65C-13.022
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Background Screening Requirements, Pre-service Training, Initial Licensing Procedures, In-Service Training, Changes During the Licensed Year, Re-Licensing, Licensed Out-of-Home Caregiver’s Role as a Team .... 5312998 3/7/2008
Vol. 34/10
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65C-13.022
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Background Screening Requirements, Pre-service Training, Initial Licensing Procedures, In-Service Training, Changes During the Licensed Year, Re-Licensing, Licensed Out-of-Home Caregiver’s Role as a Team .... 5209305 2/8/2008
Vol. 34/06
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65C-13.022
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Background Screening Requirements, Pre-service Training, Initial Licensing Procedures, In-Service Training, Changes During the Licensed Year, Re-Licensing, Licensed Out-of-Home Caregiver’s Role as a Team .... 4883288 11/21/2007
Vol. 33/47
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65C-13.022
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Background Screening Requirements, Pre-service Training, Initial Licensing Procedures, In-Service Training, Changes During the Licensed Year, Re-Licensing, Licensed Out-of-Home Caregiver’s Role as a Team .... 4484327 8/17/2007
Vol. 33/33
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65C-13.022
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Background Screening Requirements, Pre-service Training, Initial Licensing Procedures, In-Service Training, Changes During the Licensed Year, Re-Licensing, Licensed Out-of-Home Caregiver’s Role as a Team .... 4153654 5/18/2007
Vol. 33/20
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65C-13.001
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This rule outlines the procedures that the Department and contracted agencies will use in performing licensing of Foster Homes and Child Placing Agencies. 3251457 12/1/2006
Vol. 32/48