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HB 87: Criminal History in Professional Licensing Applications

GENERAL BILL by Chambliss ; Plakon ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Benjamin ; Eskamani ; Gottlieb ; Hart ; Tant

Criminal History in Professional Licensing Applications; Revises period of time when conviction, or any other adjudication, for crime may not be grounds for denial of licensure in specified professions; provides exception; removes provision requiring good moral character for licensure in such professions; requires applicable board to approve certain educational program credits offered to inmates in certain institutions or facilities for purposes of satisfying training requirements for licensure in specified professions.

Effective Date: 7/1/2022
Last Action: 1/11/2022 House - 1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
Bill Text: PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
9/13/2021 House • Filed
9/22/2021 House • Referred to Regulatory Reform Subcommittee
• Referred to Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
• Referred to Commerce Committee
• Now in Regulatory Reform Subcommittee
11/23/2021 House • Added to Regulatory Reform Subcommittee agenda
12/2/2021 House • Favorable by Regulatory Reform Subcommittee
• Reported out of Regulatory Reform Subcommittee
• Now in Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
1/11/2022 House • 1st Reading (Original Filed Version)