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15A NCAC 18A Section .1600 – Sanitation of Residential Care Facilities

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, Periodic Review and Expiration of Existing Rules, the Commission for Public Health is proposing to readopt 15A NCAC 18A .1601-.1621, regarding the administration and enforcement of sanitation standards in residential care facilities, to update these rules to clarify existing language and align with current practices. The proposed effective date of these rules is April 1, 2024.

A public hearing will be held on Friday, January 12, 2024 at 10:00 a.m. The public hearing will be held by teleconference. You may participate in the public hearing by dialing 919-715-0769 (no access code).

Proposed Permanent Rules: 15A NCAC 18A .1601-.1621
Notice: Notification of Proposed Rule Readoptions: 15A NCAC 18A Section .1600
Fiscal Note: Fiscal Note for Proposed Rule Readoptions: 15A NCAC 18A Section .1600

Public Comments

The public comment period runs from December 1, 2023 to January 30, 2024. Comments will also be accepted at the public hearing.

Written comments can be mailed to:

Virginia Niehaus
Rulemaking Coordinator
1931 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1931

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Procedure for Subjecting a Proposed Rule to Legislative Review