California Health & Safety Code > Health & Saf. Code §1597.52. Limitation on Licensing Reviews; Restrictions Regarding Large Family Day Care Homes
(a) Licensing reviews of a family day care home for children shall be limited to health and safety considerations and shall not include any reviews of the content of any educational or training programs of the facility.
(b) No home shall be licensed or registered as a large family day care home after January 1, 1984, unless the provider has at least one year’s experience as a regulated small family day care home operator or as an administrator of a licensed day care center. The director may waive this requirement upon a finding that the applicant has sufficient qualifying experience.