Alterations to Existing Buildings or New Facilities
(a) Prior to construction or alterations, the licensee shall notify the Department of the proposed change(s).
(b) The Department has the authority to require the licensee to obtain a building inspection by a local building inspector if the Department suspects that a hazard to children's health and safety exists.
(c) Prior to construction or alterations, state or local law requires that all facilities secure a building permit.
NOTE: Authority cited: Section 1596.81, Health and Safety Code. Reference: Sections 1596.72, 1596.73 and 1596.81, Health and Safety Code.