IN HB1264 | 2020 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on March 30 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-03-30 - Public Law 121
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Child care background checks. Requires employees and volunteers of a child care facility who may be present on the premises of the child care facility during operating hours to submit to a national criminal history background check. (Under current law, employees and volunteers who have direct contact with children must submit to a national criminal history background check.) Specifies that results of the background check may be used as grounds for denial or revocation of a child care license or registration or eligibility for a child care and development fund voucher payment. Makes technical corrections.

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Child care background checks.


Roll Calls

2020-03-09 - House - House - House concurred in Senate amendments (Y: 75 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 24) [PASS]
2020-03-03 - Senate - Senate - Third reading (Y: 50 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-24 - Senate - Senate - Committee Vote (Y: 8 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-03 - House - House - Third reading (Y: 93 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 6) [PASS]
2020-01-28 - House - House - Committee Vote (Y: 9 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 4) [PASS]


2020-03-30HousePublic Law 121
2020-03-18HouseSigned by the Governor
2020-03-18SenateSigned by the President of the Senate
2020-03-12SenateSigned by the President Pro Tempore
2020-03-10HouseSigned by the Speaker
2020-03-09HouseHouse concurred in Senate amendments; Roll Call 331: yeas 75, nays 0
2020-03-05HouseMotion to concur filed
2020-03-04SenateReturned to the House with amendments
2020-03-03SenateThird reading: passed; Roll Call 305: yeas 50, nays 0
2020-02-27SenateSenator Grooms added as second sponsor
2020-02-27SenateSecond reading: ordered engrossed
2020-02-25SenateSenator Ford J.D. added as cosponsor
2020-02-24SenateSenator Mrvan added as cosponsor
2020-02-24SenateCommittee report: amend do pass, adopted
2020-02-13SenateFirst reading: referred to Committee on Family and Children Services
2020-02-04HouseReferred to the Senate
2020-02-03HouseRepresentative Klinker added as coauthor
2020-02-03HouseRepresentative Wright added as coauthor
2020-02-03HouseSenate sponsor: Senator Houchin
2020-02-03HouseThird reading: passed; Roll Call 160: yeas 93, nays 0
2020-01-30HouseSecond reading: ordered engrossed
2020-01-28HouseCommittee report: do pass, adopted
2020-01-14HouseFirst reading: referred to Committee on Family, Children and Human Affairs
2020-01-14HouseAuthored by Representative May

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