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AB-2680 Employment: applicants: criminal conviction history consent form.(2017-2018)



As Amends the Law Today


SECTION 1.

 Section 432.9 is added to the Labor Code, to read:

432.9.
 (a) (1) The Department of Justice shall create a standard form for use by an employer seeking the consent of an applicant to conduct a conviction history background check on that applicant by the Department of Justice.
(2) The Department of Justice shall ensure that the form complies with the federal Fair Credit Reporting Act (15 U.S.C. Sec. 1681 et. seq.).
(b) An employer shall be required to use the form created by the Department of Justice under subdivision (a) when seeking the consent of an applicant to request a conviction history background check on that applicant from the Department of Justice.
(c) This section shall apply to a private or public employer.
(d) Section 433 shall not apply to this section.