45 CFR 2540.203 - When must I conduct a State criminal registry check and a National Sex Offender Public Web site check on an individual in a covered position?

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§ 2540.203 When must I conduct a State criminal registry check and a National Sex Offender Public Web site check on an individual in a covered position?
(a) The State criminal registry check must be conducted on Foster Grandparents, Senior Companions, and AmeriCorps State and National participants and grant-funded staff with recurring access to children, persons age 60 or older, or individuals with disabilities, who enroll in, or are hired by, your program after November 23, 2007. For all other covered individuals, the State criminal registry check must be conducted on an individual who enrolls in, or is hired by, your program on or after October 1, 2009.
(b) The National Sex Offender Public Web site check must be conducted on an individual who is serving, or applies to serve, as a Foster Grandparent, Senior Companion, or AmeriCorps State and National participant or grant-funded staff with recurring access to children, persons age 60 or older, or individuals with disabilities on or after November 23, 2007. For all other covered individuals, the National Sex Offender Public Web site check must be conducted on an individual who enrolls in, or is hired by, your program on or after October 1, 2009.
(c) For an individual who serves consecutive terms of service in your program with a break in service of no more than 30 days, no additional check is required after the first term.
[72 FR 48582, Aug. 24, 2007, as amended at 74 FR 46507, Sept. 10, 2009]

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  • 2012-10-05; vol. 77 # 194 - Friday, October 5, 2012
    1. 77 FR 60922 - Criminal History Check Requirements for AmeriCorps State/National, Senior Companions, Foster Grandparents, the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program, and Other National Service Programs; Final Rule
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      45 CFR Parts 2510, 2522, 2540, 2551, and 2552

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Title 45 published on 2012-10-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 45 CFR 2540 after this date.

  • 2012-10-05; vol. 77 # 194 - Friday, October 5, 2012
    1. 77 FR 60922 - Criminal History Check Requirements for AmeriCorps State/National, Senior Companions, Foster Grandparents, the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program, and Other National Service Programs; Final Rule
      GPO FDSys XML | Text
      CORPORATION FOR NATIONAL AND COMMUNITY SERVICE
      Final rule.
      This final rule is effective January 1, 2013.
      45 CFR Parts 2510, 2522, 2540, 2551, and 2552