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News Release
DPSST Criminal Justice Background Investigation Workgroup MEETING SCHEDULED - 08/09/19

For Immediate Release                                        

August 13, 2019

Contact:       Linsay Hale  
                    503-378-2427

Notice of Regular Meeting

The Criminal Justice Background Investigation Workgroup will hold a regular meeting at 11:00 a.m. on August 13, 2019.  The meeting will be held in the Victor G. Atiyeh Boardroom. The meeting location is accessible to persons with disabilities. A request for an interpreter for the deaf or hearing impaired or for other accommodations for persons with disabilities should be made before the meeting by calling the contact listed above. 

Teleconference Information:

Call-In: 888-273-3658

Access Code: 4711910

If you dial-in for the meeting, please mute your phone unless you are addressing the group.  Doing so will enable you to hear the meeting more effectively.

Agenda Items:

1.  Issues/Discussion Points (Continued)

     Presented by Linsay Hale

  • Defining Commonly Used Interview/Backgrounding Terms
  • Applicant Registration/Centralized Repository
  • Optional Pre-Screening of Applicant
  • Establishing/Defining Moral Fitness for Applicants
  • Standardized Personal History Statement
  • Fingerprint-Based Criminal History Checks: Employment vs. Certification

2.   Next Workgroup Meeting: TBD

Administrative Announcement

This is a public meeting, subject to the public meeting law and it will be recorded. Deliberation of issues will only be conducted by Criminal Justice Background Investigation Workgroup members unless permitted by the Chair. Individuals who engage in disruptive behavior that impedes official business will be asked to stop being disruptive or leave the meeting. Additional measures may be taken to have disruptive individuals removed if their continued presence poses a safety risk to the other persons in the room or makes it impossible to continue the meeting.

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