(a)  Building code requirements incorporated by reference in Section .1300 of this Chapter apply for a facility providing care to school-age children except that any building that is approved for school occupancy and which houses a public or private school during the school year shall be considered an approved building to house a facility serving school-age children exclusively. The operator shall obtain and submit copies of all applicable inspection reports to the Division.

(b)  The North Carolina State Building Code is hereby incorporated by reference, inclusive of subsequent amendments. The current Code can be found online at http://www.ncdoi.com/OSFM/Engineering_and_Codes/Default.aspx?field1=State_Building_Codes_USER&user=State_Building_Codes at no cost.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 110-85; 110-88(2); 110-91(4); 143B-168.3;

Eff. July 1, 1988;

Amended Eff. July 1, 2010; September 1, 1990;

Readopted Eff. October 1, 2017;

Amended Eff. September 1, 2019.