What do live scans check for?
A Live Scan reports all or part of your Summary Criminal History Record, and can also include your Federal Record. The Summary Criminal History Record is the criminal record kept by the California Department of Justice.
Does the state of California hire felons?
The Fair Chance Act, which went into effect on Janu, is a California law that generally prohibits employers with five or more employees from asking about your conviction history before making you a job offer. This type of law is also known as a “Ban the Box” law.
Can a felon work in a dispensary in California?
California. The California licensing committee prohibits anyone with a felony controlled substance offense, violent or serious felonies, felonies involving fraud or embezzlement, or any sanctions from local licensing authorities within the past three years from entering the industry.
What do they call felons in California?
The San Francisco Chronicle wrote that anyone who was convicted of a crime in the past or an offender released from custody will now be known as a “formerly incarcerated person,” or a “justice-involved person” or just a “returning resident.”