Criminal history record information check; required for those providing care to children, etc. (HB1587)

Introduced By

Sen. Robert Hurt (R-Chatham)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


National criminal background checks. Requires businesses and organizations to conduct national criminal background checks on employees and volunteers providing care to children, the elderly and disabled. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/20/2006Presented and ordered printed 069860340
01/20/2006Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/10/2006Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2006Committee substitute printed 062479340-H1
02/11/2006Read first time
02/13/2006Read second time
02/13/2006Committee substitute agreed to 062479340-H1
02/13/2006Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1587H1
02/14/2006Read third time and passed House (99-Y 0-N 1-A)
02/14/2006VOTE: PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/14/2006Communicated to Senate
02/15/2006Constitutional reading dispensed
02/15/2006Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/23/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (HB1587H1)
03/06/2006Continued to 2007 in Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)