Laws and Regulations

The Welfare and Institutions Code (WIC) includes the California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids (CalWORKs) Act provisions relating to welfare, dependent children, mental health, and other supportive services:

The Eligibility and Assistance Standards contains the CDSS Manual of Policies and Procedures (MPP) for CalWORKs Stage One child care program: MPP, Chapter 47-100 through 48-005


The California Code of Regulations is a publication of regulations adopted by state agencies. The regulations below are related to child care requirements, education, and health and safety.

The California Health and Safety Code cover the health and safety provisions related to provider registration including the TrustLine provisions. Sections 1596.60 - 1596.68

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Child Care Programs Bureau
744 P Street MS 8-8-139
Sacramento, CA 95817  
(916) 657-2144    

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