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October 10 | 2019

Nebraska Child Care: Background Checks

Earlier this month, the Nebraska Legislature passed LB 460, a federally mandated state law, in...

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September 23 | 2019

Georgia Long-Term Care Background Check Requiremen...

On October 1, 2019, the state of Georgia’s background check requirement fo...

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August 1 | 2019

Pennsylvania “Clean Slate Bill”

One year ago, on June 28, 2018, Pennsylvania Governor, Tom Wolf, signed House Bill 1419, known as the “Clean Slate Bill”.  Now one year later, on June 28, 2019, the Unified Judicial System of Pennsylvania began automatically sealing eligible criminal and summary records. Clean State Program Under Clean Slate, criminal history record i...

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June 21 | 2019

Colorado Ban the Box

Gov. Jared Polis signed legislation (HB19-1025) making Colorado the 13th state t...

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May 28 | 2019

Colorado Equal Pay Bill

The Colorado general assembly passed legislation to strengthen the state’s pay equity requirements by prohibiting employers from seeking salary history from job applicants. Once signed, the legislation will become effective January 1, 2021 unless a referendum petition is filed by August 10, 2019; in which case Colorado voters will decide in t...

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