State Regulations for Wyoming

Date Revised: 07/20/2018

Governing Body: 

Wyoming Department of Family Services | Division of Early Childhood

License Required for Day Camps : 
Yes
License Required for Resident Camps: 
Yes
License Information: 
Criminal Background Checks Required: 
Yes
Criminal Background Checks Information: 

Camps that are subject to the child care licensing rules are required to

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Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation
316 West 22nd St
Cheyenne, WY 82002
(800) 676-6856

Wyoming Statutes, Title 7 - Criminal Procedure, Chapter 19 - Criminal History Records

Fingerprint searches only

  • Employees-$15 plus $5 fingerprinting fee
  • Volunteers- $10 plus $5 fingerprinting fee
State Allows FBI Checks: 
Yes
State FBI Checks Text: 

Only applicable if authorized through state statute. Available through the state system. Fees vary. Results are returned in 6 weeks.

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Driving Record Checks: 
State Sex Offender Registry: 
Minimum Wage: 
Minimum Wage Coverage and Exemptions: 

Covers all employees unless specifically exempt.

Exemptions: executives, administrators, and professionals; federal and state public employees; volunteers or nonemployees for educational, charitable, religious, or nonprofit organizations; minors under age 18; part-time workers (i.e., 20 or less hours a week)

Subminimum Wage: 

At least $4.25/hour for minors under age 20 for the first 90 days of employment (then pay minimum wage).

Overtime Pay Requirements: 

No specified state-level requirements. Federal FLSA ovetime pay requirements apply for those covered by Act.

Overtime Pay Exemptions: 

No specified state-level overtime page requirement exemptions. Federal FLSA overtime pay exemptions apply for those covered by Act.

Meal/Rest Period Requirements: 

No specified state-level meal/rest period requirements. Federal FLSA meal/rest period requirements apply for those covered by Act.

Student Exemption Information: 

Details. Wyoming 42-2-202