Arizona Administrative Code
Title 6 - ECONOMIC SECURITY
Chapter 6 - DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC SECURITY - DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES
Article 15 - STANDARDS FOR CERTIFICATION OF HOME AND COMMUNITY-BASED SERVICE (HCBS) PROVIDERS
Section R6-6-1506 - Fingerprinting Requirements

Universal Citation: AZ Admin Code R 6-6-1506

Current through Register Vol. 30, No. 12, March 22, 2024

A. Except as otherwise provided by R6-6-1521, each applicant shall be fingerprinted by:

1. Filing a request with the Department on a form prescribed by the Department and paying the applicable fees; or

2. Filing a request with an agency authorized by state or federal statute to obtain fingerprints, paying the applicable fees, and having the fingerprints forwarded to the Department of Economic Security's Office of Special Investigations, located in Phoenix, Arizona.

B. Except as otherwise provided by R6-6-1521, the following individuals shall be fingerprinted for a criminal record check at the time of initial application or initial employment, and every three years from the date of clearance, thereafter:

1. All applicants, including individuals and agency administrators;

2. Direct-care staff;

3. Supervisors of direct-care staff; and

4. All individuals age 18 and above who reside in the home when services are to be delivered in the applicant or service provider's home.

C. Each applicant who has been fingerprinted shall maintain a file which includes:

1. A clearance letter from the Department dated within six months of the date the fingerprints were taken; or

2. A copy of a letter sent by the service provider to the Division stating that the clearance letter was not received within the required six months.

Disclaimer: These regulations may not be the most recent version. Arizona may have more current or accurate information. We make no warranties or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the information contained on this site or the information linked to on the state site. Please check official sources.
This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.