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  • Information about the current Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak has been moved to a new, separate area. Information provided by DCDEE related to COVID-19 and child care providers, settings and health precautions can now be found on the Coronavirus Information for Child Care page.



North Carolina Child Care Commission will hold its Second Quarter Meeting on Monday, December 11, 2023.

The North Carolina Child Care Commission (Commission) will hold its Second Quarter Meeting on Monday, December 11, 2023, beginning at 10:00 a.m., at the Division of Child Development and Early Education, 333 Six Forks Road, Conference Room 165, Raleigh, N.C. 27609. There will also be an option to join the meeting via WebEx by clicking on the following link:

Participant Webinar number (access code): 2432 230 2372

Participant Webinar password: child (24453 from phones and video systems)

To join by Phone:

+1-646-992-2010 United States Toll (New York City)

+1-202-860-2110 United States Toll (Washington D.C.)

Please note that the link will not become live until 9:45 a.m.

The Commission will review feedback received and adjustments to recommendations in the QRIS Modernization Plan presented at the November 13, 2023, Special Commission Meeting. The Commission may vote to send QRIS Modernization Plan Recommendations to DHHS for review.

The Commission has received petitions for rulemaking posted on the Office of Administrative Hearings (OAH) website: and

In accordance with the requirements in G.S. 150B-20, OAH has also distributed the petitions via its mailing list. The Commission will vote on whether to grant these petitions at this meeting.




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