Lawmakers Eye Tougher Indiana Day-Care Rules
Created by khavens on 10/14/2013 7:35:53 AM


INDIANAPOLIS (AP): More than 1,000 operators of unlicensed Indiana day cares could face closer scrutiny or lose federal money under proposals lawmakers are considering. The moves to improve day-care safety come as concern rises over the number of deaths in child-care facilities. An Indianapolis Star investigation found that 15 of the 21 day-care deaths since 2009 occurred in unlicensed or illegal facilities.