§ 429.90 Purpose
§ 429.901 Definitions
§ 429.903 Applicability
§ 429.905 Exemptions; monitoring of adult day care center programs colocated with assisted living facilities or licensed nursing home facilities
§ 429.907 License requirement; fee; exemption; display
§ 429.909 Application for license
§ 429.911 Denial, suspension, revocation of license; emergency action; administrative fines; investigations and inspections
§ 429.913 Administrative fines
§ 429.915 Conditional license
§ 429.917 Patients with Alzheimer’s disease or other related disorders; staff training requirements; certain disclosures
§ 429.918 Licensure designation as a specialized Alzheimer’s services adult day care center; training
§ 429.919 Background screening
§ 429.925 Discontinuance of operation of adult day care centers
§ 429.927 Right of entry and inspection
§ 429.929 Rules establishing standards
§ 429.931 Construction and renovation; requirements

Terms Used In Florida Statutes > Chapter 429 > Part III - Adult Day Care Centers

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Agency: means the Agency for Health Care Administration. See Florida Statutes 429.901
  • Basic services: include , but are not limited to, providing a protective setting that is as noninstitutional as possible; therapeutic programs of social and health activities and services; leisure activities; self-care training; rest; nutritional services; and respite care. See Florida Statutes 429.901
  • center: means any building, buildings, or part of a building, whether operated for profit or not, in which is provided through its ownership or management, for a part of a day, basic services to three or more persons who are 18 years of age or older, who are not related to the owner or operator by blood or marriage, and who require such services. See Florida Statutes 429.901
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Department: means the Department of Elderly Affairs. See Florida Statutes 429.901
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Operator: means the licensee or person having general administrative charge of an adult day care center. See Florida Statutes 429.901
  • Owner: means the licensee of an adult day care center. See Florida Statutes 429.901
  • Participant: means a recipient of basic services or of supportive and optional services provided by an adult day care center. See Florida Statutes 429.901
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • person: includes individuals, children, firms, associations, joint adventures, partnerships, estates, trusts, business trusts, syndicates, fiduciaries, corporations, and all other groups or combinations. See Florida Statutes 1.01
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Supportive and optional services: include , but are not limited to, speech, occupational, and physical therapy; direct transportation; legal consultation; consumer education; and referrals for followup services. See Florida Statutes 429.901
  • writing: includes handwriting, printing, typewriting, and all other methods and means of forming letters and characters upon paper, stone, wood, or other materials. See Florida Statutes 1.01