|(a) Except for subsection (b) of this section, an administrative
penalty for a deficiency is based on the maximum number of children
the operation is authorized to provide care for or the number of children
under the care of a child-placing agency, and may not exceed the following
(1) For deficiencies that occur in a child day-care
(2) For deficiencies that occur in a residential child-care
(b) For the following deficiencies, Licensing must
recommend the following penalty amounts:
(c) For a penalty that Licensing assesses under subsection
(a) of this section, Licensing may assess the penalty for each day
the deficiency occurs.
(d) For penalty that Licensing assesses under subsections
(b)(3) - (b)(5), Licensing must recommend $50 for the initial deficiency
and an additional $50 for each day the deficiency continues to occur.