Compliance and Legislation, criminal background check, ban the box, Kansas

City of Kansas City, MO Bans the Box and More

The ordinance applies to any person employing six or more employees and employment agencies. The ordinance excludes “pos...

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Kansas School District Adds Volunteer Background Checks

Newton USD 373, a unified school district that serves the city of Newton, Kansas, and several surrounding areas, is adop...

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Kansas Does Not Regulate Massage Therapy Industry with Required Background Checks

A recent piece from the Lawrence Journal-World, a Kansas newspaper, revealed a surprising statistic: Kansas is one of on...

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Koch Industries Becomes Latest Corporation to Ban the Box

Koch Industries, one of the biggest private companies in the world, has officially banned the box. The Kansas-based corp...

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Lawrence, Kansas Mulls New Background Check Regulations for Taxi Cab Drivers

While many other parts of the country ponder whether or not ridesharing companies such as Uber and Lyft have thorough en...

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Butler County, Kansas Case Proves Importance of Background Checks for Child Caregivers

When a single mother in Butler County, Kansas required a caregiver for her two-year-old son, she called upon friends to ...

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Background Check Oversights Plague Kansas Youth Sports Leagues

State law in Kansas doesn't require youth sports leagues to run any background checks on their coaches. And while some l...

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