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MTA Background Check On Transit Workers Flawed

Admin December 10, 2019
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The MTA background check has allowed some employees with convictions for serious crime to slip through the net. According to a recent audit from the inspector general of the MTA points to flaws in both the city and the authority’s background checks. The Inspector General (MTA) found major failings especially relating to large numbers of applicant’s histories. The findings applied…

Tenant Background Check Could be Banned in Berkeley

Admin November 22, 2019
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Those renters filling out a tenant background check who have a felony in Berkeley know that their application may well be destined for the shredder. The check boxes for references and employment history are a breeze but there’s one check box that is a real fly in the ointment. Activists and numerous elected officials now want Berkeley to implement “Ban…

Ohio Background Check Laws to be Enhanced

Admin September 9, 2019
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The Ohio background check system has been described as dangerously deficient. Of the 500,000 warrants open in Ohio only around 18,000 were registered in to the federal background check system. Seen as a “major flaw” by the governor as the system is there to vet those purchasing guns and prohibit purchases to those who should be barred from ownership. A…

Background Checks for Day Care Employees HR 3986

Admin August 7, 2019
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A new bill addressing requirements for background checks for day care employees (HR 3986) has been widely supported following recent tragedies in Iowa. The Child Care Protection Improvement Act of 2019 seeks to address obstacles in respect of background checks for day care employees who are in receipt of funding from the CCDBG (Child Care Development Block Grant) and that…

California Ammo Background Check Bill now Effective

Admin July 15, 2019
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The new California ammo background check bill is now effective which makes California the first U.S. State to impose a more stringent process at point of sale. Whether this prompts other States to follow suit remains to be seen. In 2016 California voters voted overwhelmingly to approve the measures and requirements that those suffering from mental illness, a history of…

Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019 – H.R.8

Admin February 22, 2019
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The Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019 (H.R.8) is legislation brought about by the efforts of young people. Those involved carried on a committed course of action at the ballot box and on the streets. Demanding action on gun violence they mobilised communities by demograph, geography and socio-economic class. The bill itself seeks to expand background checks for all firearms…