Foster care background check; fingerprints required for an individual with whom child may be placed. (SB22)

Introduced By

Sen. Roscoe Reynolds (D-Martinsville) with support from co-patron Del. Al Eisenberg (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Foster care background checks; fingerprints. Provides that the requirement that an individual with whom a child in foster care may be placed submit fingerprints for the purpose of obtaining criminal history record information may be waived if an officer of the Department of State Police determines that it is impossible for the individual to submit fingerprints or impossible for him to submit fingerprints that are legible for identification purposes. Read the Bill »


01/25/2008: Awaiting a Vote in the Rehabilitation and Social Services Committee


12/12/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 072892316
12/12/2007Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/25/2008Stricken at request of Patron in Rehabilitation and Social Services (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)