California Health & Safety Code > Health & Saf. Code §1597.45. Small Family Day Care Homes-Requirements and Limitations
§1597.45. Small Family Day Care Homes-Requirements and Limitations
All of the following shall apply to small family day care homes:
(a) The use of single-family residence as a small family day care home shall be considered a residential use of property for the purposes of all local ordinances.
(b) No local jurisdiction shall impose any business license, fee, or tax for the privilege of operating a small family day care home.
(c) Use of a single-family dwelling for purposes of a small family day care home shall not constitute a change of occupancy for purposes of Part 1.5 (commencing with Section 17910) of Division 13 (State Housing Law) or for purposes of local building codes.
(d) A small family day care home shall not be subject to Article 1 (commencing with Section 13100) or Article 2 (commencing with Section 13140) of Chapter 1 of Part 2, except that a small family day care home shall contain a fire extinguisher and smoke detector device that meet standards established by the State Fire Marshal.