Ohio's Families and Children Rule Review Site

5101:2-9-18 Recreation and leisure activities and equipment.

Posted: December 4th, 2017

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(A) A residential facility shall have a recreational program and make available recreational equipment and activities sufficient to implement its recreational program. All recreational equipment necessary for the implementation of the recreation program shall be maintained in a safe and usable condition.

(B) A residential facility shall make available in each living unit within the facility, leisure-time equipment appropriate to the age, sex and developmental stage of the children housed in each residential unit.

(C) A residential facility shall have a written plan for supervising organized or structured group activities. All off site activities shall comply with rule 5101:2-9-02 of the Administrative Code.

(D) A residential facility shall permit the children to swim only when a person who has completed training in lifesaving or water safety is present.

Effective: 11/01/2013
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 08/02/2013 and 08/01/2018
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 5103.03
Rule Amplifies: 5103.02, 5103.03
Prior Effective Dates: 12/30/66, 10/1/86, 1/1/91, 9/1/02