PUBLIC NOTICE FOR PROPOSED RULES

Public notice is hereby given that the Department of Family Services intends to act on the
following rules:   Child Care, Purchase of Service, Chapter 1

1. Definitions were clarified; revised and unnecessary definitions were
2. In order to comply with federal regulations, information about
3. Allow clients to change child care providers six (6) times within 12
4. In order to comply with federal regulations, allow Temporary Job Search
5. In order to comply with federal regulations, allow up to 12 months of child
6. In order to comply with federal regulations, to qualify as a child care
7. In order to comply with federal regulations, a fingerprint based national
8. In order to comply with federal regulations, a Wyoming Central Registry
9. Repealed Appendix C as redundant to Federal Law 

Copies of the proposed rules may be requested at the address below or are available on
the internet at the following links:

1. Child Care Purchase of Service, General (Strikeout/Redline Version)

Written or oral comments must be submitted to the following address no later than 5:00 
p.m. on August 30, 2016:

DEPARTMENT OF FAMILY SERVICES
ATTN: Eve Barela
2300 Capitol Ave 3 rd Floor
CHEYENNE, WY 82002

An individual who comments on the rules may request that the agency provide a
statement of principal reasons for overruling the individual’s comments. If requested, the
Statement will be issued either prior to or within thirty (30) days after agency action.

A public hearing will be held by the Department of Family Services if requested by
twenty-five (25) persons, by a governmental subdivision, or by an association having not
less than twenty-five (25) members. Requests for a hearing should be directed to the
agency at the above address by the date specified. Notice of hearing will be provided to
all persons making a timely request therefore and providing a legible mailing address.