|Public Act 097-0981|
|HB4606 Enrolled||LRB097 13736 CEL 58287 b|
AN ACT concerning regulation.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Child Care Act of 1969 is amended by adding
Section 5.8 as follows:
(225 ILCS 10/5.8 new)
Radon testing of licensed day care centers,
licensed day care homes, and licensed group day care homes.
(a) Effective January 1, 2013, licensed day care centers,
licensed day care homes, and licensed group day care homes
shall have the facility tested for radon at least once every 3
years pursuant to rules established by the Illinois Emergency
(b) Effective January 1, 2014, as part of an initial
application or application for renewal of a license for day
care centers, day care homes, and group day care homes, the
Department shall require proof the facility has been tested
within the last 3 years for radon pursuant to rules established
by the Illinois Emergency Management Agency.
(c) The report of the most current radon measurement shall
be posted in the facility next to the license issued by the
Department. Copies of the report shall be provided to parents
or guardians upon request.