10A.502  Responsibilities.

The administrator shall coordinate the division's conduct of various inspections as otherwise provided for by law including but not limited to the following:

1.  Inspections of land situated outside of the state which is proposed for sale within the state.

2.  Inspections of food establishments, including restaurants, hotels, food and beverage vending machines, state educational, charitable, correctional, and penal institutions, and sanitation inspections in any locality of the state upon the written petition of five or more residents of a particular locality.

3.  Inspections and other licensing procedures relative to the hospice program, hospitals, and health care facilities. The division shall be the sole designated licensing authority for these programs and facilities.

4.  Inspections relative to hospital and health care facility construction projects and licensing boards established within the department of public health, except the board of medical examiners, the board of pharmacy examiners, the board of dental examiners, and the board of nursing.

5.  Inspections of child foster care facilities and private institutions for the care of dependent, neglected, and delinquent children.

Section History: Recent form

  86 Acts, ch 1245, § 514

Internal References

  Referred to in § 10A.106

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