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ARIZONA – pool safety


Regulation ID: AZ34805                                       


Issue: Department of Child Safety emergency rule effective 4/14/2017 and proposed rule: Pool Safety


Affects:  Those who install safety devices and/or service pools for foster homes.


Deadline for input:  May 31


Send comments to: Jennifer Hatfield, jhatfield@apsp.org


Rule Summary: The Department adopted emergency rules and proposed permanent amendments to rules pertaining to pool safety. The rules enable homes with a bedroom that leads into a pool enclosure to be licensed as foster homes or residential group care facilities, as long as safeguards are met.


Status: Hearings will be held on June 7and 8, and written comments will be accepted until June 9.


Notice of the Emergency and Proposed Rule: (pdf pgs. 25 and 40)