Ohio's Families and Children Rule Review Site

Ohio's Families and Children Rule Review Site: Your Opinion Counts!

This website offers you the opportunity to comment on the Ohio Administrative Code Rules that govern programs for Ohio’s families and children, including child and adult protection, substitute care, adoption and related funding and administrative functions.  Whether you are a child professional whose daily tasks are guided by the rules, someone who has had experience with some aspect of Ohio’s child welfare system, or simply an individual who cares about how Ohio’s programs for families and children are administered, you have knowledge and insight to offer.

For more information on the rule-making process, click here. 


Rules Open For Comment

Rule Comments Open Until
Chapter 5101:2-1 Children Services Definition of Terms.
Children services definitions of terms.5101:2-1-0110/30/2020 (3 days remaining)
Chapter 5101:2-5 Child Services Agency Licensing Rules.
Foster caregiver preplacement and continuing training.5101:2-5-3311/04/2020 (8 days remaining)
Payment of foster caregiver training stipends; reimbursement of training allowances to recommending agencies.5101:2-5-3811/05/2020 (9 days remaining)
Chapter 5101:2-36 Screening and Investigation.
PCSA requirements for responding to family in need of services reports.5101:2-36-1010/30/2020 (3 days remaining)
Chapter 5101:2-40 Supportive Services.
Supportive services for prevention of placement, reunification and life skills.5101:2-40-0210/30/2020 (3 days remaining)
PCSA requirements in providing family first prevention services5101:2-40-0510/30/2020 (3 days remaining)


Forms Open For Comment

Form Comments Open Until
Chapter 5101:1 Department of Job and Family Services - General Provisions
Prevention PlanPrevention Plan10/29/2020 (2 days remaining)
Prevention Plan ReviewPrevention Plan Review10/29/2020 (2 days remaining)


Rules Scheduled for Review

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Rules Previously Available For Comment

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Forms Previously Available For Comment

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