Florida Senate - 2014 SENATOR AMENDMENT Bill No. CS/CS/HB 7069, 1st Eng. Ì336226&Î336226 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House . . . Floor: 2c/AD/3R . 05/02/2014 09:28 PM . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— Senator Legg moved the following: 1 Senate Amendment to Amendment (361654) 2 3 Delete lines 445 - 459 4 and insert: 5 (b) Require each private prekindergarten provider to notify 6 the parent of each child in care if it is cited for a Class I 7 violation as defined by rule of the Department of Children and 8 Families. Notice shall be initiated only upon final disposition 9 of a Class I violation. The provider shall notify the department 10 within 24 hours of its intent to appeal the Class I violation 11 issued and final disposition shall occur within 15 calendar 12 days. In determining the final disposition, the department shall 13 consider the entire licensing history of the provider, whether 14 the provider promptly reported the incident upon actual notice, 15 and whether the employee responsible for the violation was 16 terminated or the violation was corrected by the provider. If a 17 provider does not file its intent to appeal the Class I 18 violation the provider must provide notice of a Class I 19 violation electronically or in writing to the parent within 48 20 hours after receipt of the Class I violation. Such notice shall 21 describe each violation with specificity in simple language, and 22 include a copy of the citation and the contact information of 23 the Department of Children and Families or local licensing 24 agency where the parent may obtain additional information 25 regarding the citation. Notice of a Class I violation by the 26 provider must be provided electronically or in writing to the 27 parent within 24 hours after receipt of the final disposition of 28 the Class I violation. A private prekindergarten provider must 29 conspicuously post each citation for a violation that results in 30 disciplinary action on the premises in an area visible to 31 parents pursuant to s. 402.3125(1)(b). Additionally, such a 32 provider must post each inspection report on the premises in an 33 area visible to parents, which report must remain posted until 34 the next inspection report is available.