Criminal Background Checks

During the 2015 Legislative session ORS 342.232 was modified to repeal language stating districts could hire non-licensed employees and allow them to report to work pending the return of a state and national criminal background check. This repeal goes into effect January 1, 2016.

Criminal Background Checks Memo (17k This file is in Adobe Acrobat PDF format. Click here to download.)

 Information about the background check program for PACE members can also be found at the following link: PACE

Recruitment and retention resources

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