10A NCAC 13G .0303      LOCATION

(a)  A family care home shall be in a location approved by local zoning boards.

(b)  The home shall be located so that hazards to the occupants are minimized.

(c)  The site of the home shall:

(1)           be accessible by streets, roads and highways and be maintained for motor vehicles and emergency vehicle access;

(2)           be accessible to fire fighting and other emergency services;

(3)           have a water supply, sewage disposal system, garbage disposal system and trash disposal system approved by the local health department having jurisdiction;

(4)           meet all local ordinances; and

(5)           be free from exposure to pollutants known to the applicant or licensee.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 131D-2.16; 143B‑165;

Eff. January 1, 1977;

Readopted Eff. October 31, 1977;

Amended Eff. July 1, 2005; July 1, 1990; April 1, 1984;

Recodified from 10A NCAC 13G .0301 Eff. July 1, 2005;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. February 16, 2019.