April 17, 2019

Applies to: All Operations Types – Child-Placing Agencies, General Residential Operations, Licensed Child Care Centers, Before or After-School Programs, School-Age Programs, Licensed Child Care Homes, Registered Child Care Homes, Listed Family Homes, Shelter Care, Small Employer-Based Child Care

The Child Care Licensing (CCL) Criminal History Charts that list the offenses and required actions have been updated. The new charts were published in the Texas Register and are effective as of April 15, 2019.

The updated CCL Criminal History Charts are available at: https://hhs.texas.gov/doing-business-hhs/provider-portals/protective-services-providers/child-care-licensing/criminal-history-convictions-requirements-charts.

There have been changes made to each chart, which include the following:

  • The links for the headings in the Table of Contents function correctly
  • Title 9 is now correctly titled as “Offenses Against Public Order and Decency” 
  • Health and Safety Code, Possession and Use citation, is correctly listed as “485.031”
  • “DFPS” changed to “HHSC” 

If you have any questions, please contact your CBCU representative directly (CBCU contacts), call the CBCU Support Line at 800-645-7549, or send an email to ContactCBCU@hhsc.state.tx.us.