Professions, occupations, and trades; applicant's criminal history. (HB838)

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Regulation of professions, occupations, and trades; criminal history. Provides that questions related to an applicant's criminal history on any application for licensure, certification, registration, or authority shall be limited to those crimes that constitute a barrier to licensure, certification, registration, or authority by the applicable regulatory board or to employment in the profession, trade, or occupation for which a license, certification, registration, or authority is sought. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/12/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16102889D
01/12/2016Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/19/2016Assigned C & L sub: Subcommittee #1
01/19/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB838)
01/26/2016Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2017
01/28/2016Continued to 2017 in Commerce and Labor
12/01/2016Left in Commerce and Labor