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Child care providers; fingerprint-based criminal background checks, repeals sunset.


Latest Action: Feb. 25, 2020
Senate: Read third time

Chief Patron:
Kelly Fowler (D)

2020 Regular Session


As introduced. Child care providers; fingerprint-based criminal background checks; sunset and contingency expiration.

Repeals the sunset and contingency expiration of the requirement that the following individuals undergo fingerprint-based national criminal history background checks: (i) applicants for employment by, employees of, applicants to serve as volunteers with, and volunteers with any licensed family day system, child day center exempt from licensure due to its operation by a religious institution, registered family day home, or family day home approved by a family day system; (ii) applicants for licensure as a family day system, registration as a family day home, or approval as a family day home by a family day system, as well as agents of such applicants and any adult living in such family day home; and (iii) individuals who apply for or enter into a contract with the Department of Social Services under which a child day center, family day home, or child day program will provide child care services funded by the Child Care and Development Block Grant Act, as well as the applicant's current or prospective employees and volunteers, agents, and any adult living in the child day center or family day home. (Less)
  • Bill History

  • 01/07/2020 - House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20102068D
  • 01/07/2020 - House: Referred to Committee on Education
  • 01/15/2020 - House: Referred from Education
  • 01/15/2020 - House: Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
  • 01/20/2020 - House: Impact statement from DPB (HB997)
  • 01/28/2020 - House: Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N)
  • 01/30/2020 - House: Read first time
  • 01/31/2020 - House: Read second time and engrossed
  • 02/03/2020 - House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
  • 02/03/2020 - House: VOTE: Block Vote Passage (99-Y 0-N)
  • 02/04/2020 - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
  • 02/04/2020 - Senate: Referred to Committee on Education and Health
  • 02/13/2020 - Senate: Rereferred from Education and Health (9-Y 0-N)
  • 02/13/2020 - Senate: Rereferred to Rehabilitation and Social Services
  • 02/21/2020 - Senate: Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (15-Y 0-N)
  • 02/24/2020 - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
  • 02/25/2020 - Senate: Read third time
  • 02/25/2020 - Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)

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