13A.15.07.06

.06 Authorized Release.

A. Except as indicated in §B of this regulation, the provider or substitute shall release a child only to the child's parent or to another individual if directed by the parent and if the identity of the other individual is verified by the provider or substitute.

B. In case of the death, disappearance, incapacity, or sudden unavailability of the parent or individual designated to pick up the child, or when requested by Child Protective Services, the provider or substitute may release the child to a Child Protective Services worker.