language to be deleted (2) new language
relating to public safety; changing certain background check requirements;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2006, section 260C.209, subdivision 3.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:
(a) For any assessment completed under this section, if the responsible social services agency has reasonable cause to believe that the individual is a multistate offender, the individual must provide the responsible social services agency or the county attorney with a set of classifiable fingerprints obtained from an authorized law enforcement agency. The responsible social services agency or county attorney may obtain criminal history data from the National Criminal Records Repository by submitting the fingerprints to the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension.
(b) For purposes of this subdivision, the responsible social services agency has reasonable cause when, but not limited to:
(1) information from the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension indicates that the individual is a multistate offender;
(2) information from the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension indicates that multistate offender status is undetermined;
(3) the social services agency has received a report from the individual or a third party indicating that the individual has a criminal history in a jurisdiction other than Minnesota; or
(4) the individual is or has been a resident of a state other than Minnesota at any time during the prior ten years.
Presented to the governor March 26, 2007
Signed by the governor March 27, 2007, 4:17 p.m.