10A NCAC 13G .0318 OUTSIDE PREMISES
(a) The outside grounds of new and existing family care homes shall be maintained in a clean and safe condition.
(b) If the home has a fence around the premises, the fence shall not prevent residents from exiting or entering freely or be hazardous.
(c) Outdoor stairways and ramps shall be illuminated by no less than five foot candles of light at grade level.
History Note: Authority G.S. 131D‑2; 143B‑165;
Eff. April 1, 1984;
Amended Eff. July 1, 2005; July 1, 1990;
Recodified from 10A NCAC 13G .0317 Eff. July 1, 2005.