.01 Purpose and Scope.

A. The purpose of this subtitle is to establish requirements for the identification, approval, and operation of large family child care homes.

B. Scope. This subtitle:

(1) Governs child care provided to children for less than 24 hours a day in a private residence that is:

(a) Not the child's own home; and

(b) Approved, or proposed for approval, by the office for a maximum child care capacity of 9 to 12 children; and

(2) Does not apply to a family child care provider or a family child care home currently registered pursuant to COMAR 13A.15.