H.R.4424 - Volunteer Organization Safety Act of 2000106th Congress (1999-2000)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Sessions, Pete [R-TX-5] (Introduced 05/11/2000)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||05/17/2000 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4424 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Volunteer Organization Safety Act of 2000 - Prohibits the Government from requiring a State requesting a criminal history check on a volunteer worker to supply the worker's fingerprints until the Director of the Office of Management and Budget determines that: (1) automated fingerprint checks are universally available for volunteer organizations in that State; and (2) a reasonable reduction has occurred in the cost of the check and the length of time required to complete it.
Introduced in House (05/11/2000)
(Sec. 3) Expresses the sense of Congress that, to be effective, a background check must be fast, accurate, cost-effective, and performed on everyone having regular contact with young people in a youth service organization.