STATUTORY AUTHORITY AND APPLICABILITY

1.1 Authority to establish minimum standards through regulation and to administer and enforce such
regulations is provided by §§ 25-1.5-103, 25-27-101, and 25-27-104, C.R.S.

1.2 Assisted living residences, as defined herein, shall comply with all applicable federal and state
statutes and regulations including, but not limited to, the following:
(A) This Chapter 7.
(B) 6 CCR 1011-1, Chapter 2, pertaining to general licensure standards.
(C) 6 CCR 1011-1, Chapter 24 and §§ 25-1.5-301 through 25-1.5-303 C.R.S, pertaining to
medication administration.
(D) 6 CCR 1007-2, Part 1, Regulations Pertaining to Solid Waste Disposal Sites and
Facilities, Section 13, Medical Waste.

1.3 This regulation incorporates by reference (as indicated within) material originally published
elsewhere. Such incorporation, however, excludes later amendments to or editions of the
referenced material. Pursuant to §24-4-103 (12.5), C.R.S., the Health Facilities and Emergency
Medical Services Division of the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
maintains copies of the incorporated texts in their entirety which shall be available for public
inspection during regular business hours at:
Division Director
Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
Health Facilities and Emergency Medical Services Division
4300 Cherry Creek Drive South
Denver, Colorado 80246-1530
Phone: (303) 692-2836
Certified copies of material will be provided by the division, at cost, upon request. Additionally,
any material that has been incorporated by reference may be examined in any state publications
depository library unless the incorporated material is publicly available on the internet. Copies of
the incorporated materials that have been sent to the state publications depository and
distribution center and are available for interlibrary loan.

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