The Director of the Department of Public Health and Social Services (DPHSS), Mr. James W. Gillan, announces a public hearing on the proposed rules and regulations for Guam’s Professional Development Plan, Appendix A of Public Law 31-73, An Act to Establish the Administrative Rules and Regulations of the Department of Public Health and Social Services relative to Child Care Facilities and Group Child care Homes. A new grandfathering provision has been added to Guam’s Plan for Professional Development for existing child care staff. The Public Hearing will be held on September 17, 2012 from 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. at the Bureau of Social Services Administration Conference room located on Suite 309, 194 Hernan Cortez Avenue, Hagatña, Guam (third floor of the Terlaje Professional Building).
Copies of the proposed rules and regulations are available at the Bureau of Social Services Administration Office or may be viewed and accessed online at the DPHSS website: htttp://dphss.guamdev.com .
For further information or special accommodations, please contact Ms. Teresita D. Catahay, Social Services Supervisor II or Ms. Lydia Tenorio, Administrator, Bureau of Social Services Administration at 475-2653/2672.