H.R.4244 - National Child Protection Volunteer Screening Assistance Act of 2000106th Congress (1999-2000)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Lewis, John [D-GA-5] (Introduced 04/11/2000)|
|Committees:||House - Education and the Workforce; Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 05/23/2000 Referred to the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Youth and Families. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4244 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Information (Except Text)
National Child Protection Volunteer Screening Assistance Act of 2000 - Amends the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974 to create a new title, which may be cited as the National Child Protection Volunteer Screening Assistance Act.
Introduced in House (04/11/2000)
Directs the Attorney General, by making a grant to or a contract with a public agency or a nonprofit national organization, to: (1) establish a national center for volunteer screening (to serve as a point of contact for public and nonprofit private qualified entities to request a nationwide background check to determine whether a volunteer provider has been convicted of a crime that bears upon the provider's fitness to have responsibilities for the safety and well-being of children); and (2) establish a National Volunteer Screening Task Force.