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TITLE 26HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
PART 1HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMISSION
CHAPTER 750MINIMUM STANDARDS FOR INDEPENDENT FOSTER HOMES
SUBCHAPTER CORGANIZATION AND ADMINISTRATION
DIVISION 1PERMIT HOLDER RESPONSIBILITIES
RULE §750.103What are my operational responsibilities as permit holder?

When you begin operating, you must:

  (1) Operate according to the written policies and procedures adopted by the governing body as directed by this chapter;

  (2) Maintain accurate and current records for us to review;

  (3) Maintain a current roster of all children in care, including the type of treatment services being received by each child (as applicable), and have this roster available to us for review at any time;

  (4) Allow us to inspect your home at any time;

  (5) Display your permit at your home;

  (6) Observe the conditions and restrictions of your permit;

  (7) Not offer unrelated types of services that conflict or interfere with the best interests of a child in care, a caregiver's responsibilities, or space in the homes. If you offer more than one type of service, you must determine and document that no conflict exists;

  (8) Maintain liability insurance as required by the Human Resources Code, §42.049;

  (9) Comply with Chapter 42 of the Human Resources Code, all other applicable laws and rules of the Texas Administrative Code;

  (10) Ensure that no member of the governing body, member of the executive committee, management staff, or employee is listed as a prohibited controlling person; and

  (11) Notify us as soon as possible, but no later than two days after:

    (A) A new individual becomes a controlling person at your independent foster home; or

    (B) An individual ceases to be a controlling person at your independent foster home.


Source Note: The provisions of this §750.103 adopted to be effective January 1, 2007, 31 TexReg 7563; amended to be effective September 1, 2010, 35 TexReg 7556; amended to be effective March 1, 2013, 38 TexReg 994; transferred effective March 9, 2018, as published in the Texas Register February 16, 2018, 43 TexReg 909

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