(a)  The Division shall furnish each Business Enterprises facility with the equipment, initial stock, and initial supplies that are determined by the Division necessary to operate the unit.

(b)  The right, title to, and interest in Business Enterprises equipment, merchandise, petty cash, and all other assets used in the program is vested in the Division only and may be used and disposed of by the Division for program purposes only, and in accordance with state and federal law.

(c)  The Division shall maintain (or cause to be maintained) all Business Enterprises equipment in good repair and in attractive condition, and shall replace (or cause to be replaced) worn‑out or obsolete equipment as required to assure the continued successful operation of the facility, subject to availability of funds.  The licensed operator of a facility shall take the initiative in identifying needed equipment repairs and replacement.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 111‑27; 143B‑157; 34 C.F.R. 395.6; 20 U.S.C. Sec. 107;

Eff. October 1, 1978;

Amended Eff. August 1, 2002;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. November 23, 2015.