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Policy Summary

This policy sets minimum standards for nutrition, food preparation, and food service in child care facilities.

Background Information

State Florida
Jurisdiction Name Broward County
Jurisdiction Type County,
Population Size 800,000+
Legal Strategies
  • Requires something, sets standards
Reach Community-wide
Food System Category Distribute; Get;

Policy Details

Refers to priority populations?
Yes

This policy address the food environment of children in "child care facilities." § 7-7(a).

Health-related goal?
Yes

See reference to "minimum standards for nutrition." § 7-7(a).

Environmental goal?
No

Economic goal?
No

Includes findings?
No

Has a stated intent or purpose?
No

Includes definitions?
Yes

Sec. 7-3.

Addresses implementation?
No

Enforcement provisions?
Yes

The local licensing agency is responsible for monitoring and enforcement of child care facility licensure. § 7-7(d) and 7-11.10(a).

Evaluation component?
No

Requires extra investment?
No

Code context and ordinance history

This policy is located in Broward County, Florida Code of Ordinances, Chapter 7 - Child Care, Article I - Licensure of Child Care Facilities, Section 7-7. History: Ord. No. 2004-02, § 1, 2-10-04; Ord. No. 2014-28, § 5, 9-9-14; Ord. No. 2019-05 , § 1, 1-29-19.

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