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2018 Year-End Recap of State and Local Laws on Background Screening

State and Local Laws

2018 was a big year with the hottest legislative trends for private employers: laws limiting background checks in the form of “ban-the-box” measures, credit check restrictions and prohibitions on inquiries into salary history. With many new laws requiring compliance over the last year – and two that took effect January …

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2018 Mid-Year Update on Background Screening Legislation

State and Local Laws

Employment background screening legislation remains popular with both state and local lawmakers. To help keep track of the ever-changing legal landscape, we have compiled a list of the jurisdictions that have enacted “ban-the-box” measures, credit check restrictions and salary inquiry prohibitions. Ban-the-box jurisdictions continue to grow with new 2018 additions …

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