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Legislative changes for licensed and certified programs

2022 changes

The 2022 Legislature made several changes that impact Department of Human Services (DHS) licensed and certified programs and services. An overview of the changes that impact each program or service type is available by clicking on the applicable license or certification type below. For more information about changes to background study requirements, review the Background Studies Division webpage.

2021 changes

The 2021 Legislature enacted several changes that impact Department of Human Services (DHS) licensed and certified programs and services. This legislative summary provides an overview for each change to licensing, as well as changes to the responsibilities of DHS and county licensing agencies. For more information about changes to background studies, review the Background Studies webpage.

2020 changes

The 2020 Legislature enacted several changes that impact Department of Human Services (DHS) licensed programs and services. This legislative summary provides an overview for each change to licensing and background study requirements, as well as changes to the responsibilities of DHS and county licensing agencies.

2019 changes

The 2019 Legislature enacted several changes that impact Department of Human Services (DHS) licensed programs and services. This legislative summary provides an overview for each change to licensing and background study requirements, as well as changes to the responsibilities of DHS and county licensing agencies.

2018 changes

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