HB1597 (CH0796)

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Occupational Licenses or Certificates – Application Determinations – Use of Criminal History – Reports

Sponsored by:

Delegate Sydnor


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 796

Synopsis:Requiring certain Executive Branch Departments to report to the Governor and the General Assembly by October 1, 2018, regarding how many applications for occupational licenses and certificates were received during the preceding 5 years, how many of these applicants had a certain criminal record, how much time had passed since the criminal conviction, how many applications were denied based on the applicant's crime record, and under which provision of law the license was denied.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegate Sydnor
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2018
Judiciary  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Agriculture, Department of
Criminal Background Investigations
Environment, Department of
Health, Department of
Human Services, Department of
Labor, Licensing, and Regulation, Department of
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Public Safety and Correctional Services, Department of
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc

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May 21, 2018 10:43 A.M.