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HB 2954: Relating to regulatory relief for licensed child care providers

2964 modifies provisions regarding the composition of the oversight board for children, youth, and families. 

Gives authority to the oversight board to select its officers and adopt rules and regulations for orderly procedure and service delivery. Requires the rules to be approved by a two-thirds vote of the board. 

Requires the Department Of Children, Youth, And Families to complete a review of rules issued by it and by the Department Of Early Learning since January 1, 2016, relating to licensed family day care and child care center providers that create potential operational cost increases for the providers.  

The department must report its findings to the legislature by Dec. 1, 2018.

*Companion to SB 6569