Texas Administrative Code
|TITLE 26||HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES|
|PART 1||HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMISSION|
|CHAPTER 746||MINIMUM STANDARDS FOR CHILD-CARE CENTERS|
|SUBCHAPTER H||BASIC CARE REQUIREMENTS FOR INFANTS|
|RULE §746.2426||May I allow infants to sleep in a restrictive device?|
You may not allow an infant to sleep in a restrictive device. If an infant falls asleep in a restrictive device, the infant must be removed from the device and placed in a crib as soon as possible. Infants may sleep in a restrictive device if you have a completed Sleep Exception Form that includes a signed statement from a health-care professional stating that the child sleeping in a restrictive device is medically necessary.
|Source Note: The provisions of this §746.2426 adopted to be effective April 15, 2017, 42 TexReg 1575; transferred effective March 9, 2018, as published in the Texas Register February 16, 2018, 43 TexReg 909|