Assembly Trailer Bill 1476 (Chapter 663 of the Statutes of 2014), beginning January 1, 2015, requires the California Department of Education
to implement ceilings at the 85th percentile of the 2009 Regional Market Rate Survey reduced by 10.11 percent. If a calculated ceiling
is less than the ceiling provided before January 1, 2015, then the ceiling from the 2005 Regional Market Survey will be used. The licensed-exempt
child care provider ceilings will be 60 percent of the Family Child Care Home ceilings.
Senate Bill 97 (Chapter 11 of the Statutes of 2015), which was signed into law on June 24, 2015, maintains the current Regional Market Rate
ceilings through September 30, 2015. Beginning October 1, 2015, per the Budget Act of 2015 the California Department of Education will
increase the Regional Market Rate ceilings calculated above by 4.5 percent. The licensed-exempt child care provider ceilings will increase
to 65 percent of the new Family Child Care Home ceilings.
Until October 1, 2015, the new Regional Market Rate ceilings will only be available to those that can log on to the following Web site;
The new ceilings will be available to the public on this Web site beginning October 1, 2015.
Select the Reimbursement Ceilings at the 2005 or the January 1, 2015 effective date. Select a County and view the appropriate Regional
Market Rate Ceilings.