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Occupational Licenses - Denial for Criminal Conviction - Notice of Prohibition and Task Force

Sponsored by:

Delegate Barron


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters

Synopsis:Clarifying that specified departments of State government and specified units in specified departments of State government are prohibited from denying a specified license to an applicant solely on the basis that the applicant has previously been convicted of a crime except in accordance with specified provisions of law; requiring specified departments of State government and each unit that issues specified licenses in specified departments to post specified notice on their Web sites in a specified manner; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Barron, Moon, Sydnor, and McCray
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0923
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2016
Creates a Task Force or Commission
Economic Matters  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Business Regulation and Occupations
Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Agriculture, Department of
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Environment, Department of
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Human Resources, Department of
Labor, Licensing, and Regulation, Department of
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Public Safety and Correctional Services, Department of
Registration -see also- Motor Vehicle Registration
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Statutes:Article - Agriculture
(1-101, 2-108)
Article - Business Regulation
(1-101, 2-111)
Article - Correctional Services
(1-101, 2-119)
Article - Criminal Procedure
Article - Environment
(1-101, 1-205)
Article - Health - General
(1-101, 2-107.1)
Article - Human Services
(2-101, 2-303)

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