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North Carolina Child Care Commission First Quarter Meeting, August 3, 2021

The North Carolina Child Care Commission (Commission) will hold its First Quarter Meeting on Tuesday, August 3, 2021. The meeting will be held by WebEx and will begin at 9:00 a.m.

The Commission held a public hearing on June 28, 2021 on proposed rules 10A NCAC 09 .3101 - .3104  and it’s fiscal note.  Written comments will be accepted through August 2, 2021 as detailed below.  The Commission may adopt these rules during their meeting on August 3. 

The public is invited to join the meeting as an attendee by clicking the link below: 

How to Make a Public Comment

If you wish to share a comment in writing, you may do so in 1 of 2 ways.

  1. Send your comment in an email to no later than August 2, 2021.
  2. Send your comment via US Postal mail to Dedra Alston, Division of Child Development and Early Education, Administrative Services Section, 2201 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-2200. Mailed comments must be postmarked no later than August 2, 2021.

If you are submitting written public comment, the Commission asks that you provide (not required) your name and the facility/type of facility/organization that you are representing.

If you wish to share a comment verbally, through the web conference during the regular public comment time, please do the following:

  1. In order to speak online, you must connect to the meeting through a computer or tablet.  DCDEE is unable to open audio lines if a commenter’s connection is through a phone line (either mobile or land).
  2. Use the “raise hand” function in the WebEx room & wait to hear your name, to be called upon to speak.
  3. The raise hand function is indicated by the hand symbol and is located on the bottom right of the screen. Click this symbol once, and your interest in speaking with be indicated to the conference online moderator. Speakers will be asked to speak and unmuted in the order in which they indicated their interest.
  4. When you begin your comment, please identify yourself. Please state your name as well as your associated facility and type, or agency/organization so the group can be aware of who is speaking.
  5. Please speak slowly and clearly. Please try not to talk over another speaker.





2201 Mail Service Center | Raleigh, NC 27699-2200
919-814-6300 | 1-800-859-0829 (In State Only)

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