Child Care Chapter 17: Step Up to Quality (SUTQ)
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5101:2-17-06 "Step Up To Quality (SUTQ): County Agency Responsibilities
Effective Date: June 26, 2016

(A)This rule describes the general requirements for the county agency to interact with the Ohio department of job and family services (ODJFS) for the implementation of type B homefamily child care provider standards for the "Step Up To Quality" (SUTQ) initiative program.

(B)The county agency shall comply with all requirements contained in Chapter 5101:2-17 of the Administrative Code.

(B)(C)The county agency shall utilize the Ohio child licensing and quality system (OCLQS) to support SUTQ.

(C)(D)The county agency shall utilize ODJFS procedures to complete SUTQ desk reviews for a type B homefamily child care provider as assigned.

(D)(E)The county agency shall complete verification visits of a type B homefamily child care provider as defined by ODJFS procedures.

(E)(F)The county agency may delegate SUTQ responsibilities but shall ensure that the designee meets the requirmentsrequirements of this chapter.

Effective: 06/26/2016

Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 07/01/2019


Date: 06/16/2016

Promulgated Under: 119.03

Statutory Authority: 5104.29

Rule Amplifies: 5104.29

Prior Effective Dates: 07/20/2014