Child care; Department of Social Services to plan for national background checks for providers. (SB639)

Introduced By

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Social Services; plan for national background checks for child care providers. Directs the Department of Social Services to convene a work group to develop a plan for implementation of national fingerprint-based background checks for child care providers. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/17/2014Presented and ordered printed 14103600D
01/17/2014Referred to Committee on Rules
01/23/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB639)
02/07/2014Reported from Rules (10-Y 0-N)
02/10/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/11/2014Read second time and engrossed
02/11/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/11/2014Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/13/2014Placed on Calendar
02/13/2014Read first time
02/13/2014Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/18/2014Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2014Read second time
02/20/2014Passed by for the day
02/21/2014Passed by for the day
02/24/2014Read third time
02/24/2014Passed House (99-Y 0-N)
02/24/2014VOTE: PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2014Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB639ER)
02/26/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB639ER)
02/26/2014Signed by Speaker
02/28/2014Signed by President
03/27/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 379 (effective 7/1/14)
03/27/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0379)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 2 minutes.