Criminal history background checks; children's residential facilities. (SB577)

Introduced By

Sen. Monty Mason (D-Williamsburg)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Criminal history background checks; children's residential facilities. Provides that a person who is required to undergo a background check as a condition of employment at a children's residential facility may work at such children%92s residential facility pending the results of all background check components required by this section provided that (i) the applicant has received qualifying results on the fingerprint-based criminal history background check and (ii) the person is supervised at all times by a person who received qualifying results on a background check conducted in accordance with this section within the past five years. Currently, no person who is required to undergo a background check as a condition of employment at a children's residential facility may work at the children's residential facility until the criminal history background check and a check of the central registry of records of child abuse and neglect investigations maintained by the Department of Social Services are complete. Read the Bill »

Status

01/12/2022: Awaiting a Vote in the Rehabilitation and Social Services Committee

History

DateAction
01/12/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22103996D
01/12/2022Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services

Hearing Scheduled

This bill is scheduled to be heard in the Senate Rehabilitation and Social Services committee on 01/21/2022. It meets on Friday, 8:30 A.M. - Senate Room B.

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