2017 Regular Session
|At the request of:||(at the request of Governor Kate Brown for Department of Education)|
|Regular Sponsors:||(Presession Filed)|
|Bill Title:||Relating to enrollment in the Central Background Registry; and declaring an emergency.|
|Catchline/Summary:||Authorizes Office of Child Care to maintain information in Central Background Registry through electronic records systems.
Requires that office complete criminal records check, child abuse and neglect records check, foster care certification check and adult protective services check in accordance with rules adopted by Early Learning Council upon receipt of application for enrollment in Central Background Registry. Directs office to enroll individual in registry if individual is determined to have no criminal, child abuse and neglect, negative adult protective services or negative foster home certification history. Allows office to enroll individual in registry if Department of Human Services has completed background check on individual and individual has received department approval to provide child care. Prohibits enrollment of subject individual who has disqualifying condition as defined by rule. Removes requirement that enrollment in Central Background Registry expires two years from date of enrollment. Authorizes Early Learning Council to adopt rules regarding expiration and renewal periods for enrollment in registry. Requires agreement to provide information to private agency or organization about Central Background Registry enrollment status of certain persons. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
|Chapter Number:||Chapter 616|
|Fiscal Impact:||Fiscal Impact Issued|
|Revenue Impact:||No Revenue Impact|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||Chapter Number Assigned|