A bill to establish a national background check procedure to ensure that persons working as child care providers do not have a criminal history of child abuse, to inititate the reporting of all State and Federal child abuse crimes, to establish minimum guidelines for States to follow in conducting background checks and provide protection from inaccurate information for persons subjected to background checks, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Delaware. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 20, 1993
Length: 18 pages
103rd Congress (1993–1994)
This bill was introduced on November 20, 1993, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Nov 14, 1991
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1966 (102nd).
Oct 8, 1992
Earlier Version — Passed Senate (House next)
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3390 (102nd).
Nov 20, 1993
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S. 1759 (103rd) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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