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Daycare changes considered

5 years ago December 14, 2009 Dec 14, 2009 Monday, December 14 2009 Monday, December 14, 2009 4:35:50 PM CST in News
Source: WBRZ

Changes are being considered for daycare workers and contractors at child care facilities. The workers and contractors are currently required to have a background check for every facility where they work.

State Rep. Joseph Lopinto says a state certification should be valid at all schools for a specific amount of time.  He says he may introduce legislation backing the change.

Contractors are often hired to teach things like computer training or tumbling. If a contractor works with 10 different facilities, 10 different certifications would be needed under the current system.

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