ORS 177.075
Authority of Secretary of State to require fingerprints

For the purpose of requesting a state or nationwide criminal records check under ORS 181A.195 (Criminal records check), the Secretary of State may require the fingerprints of a person who:


(a) Is employed or applying for employment by the Secretary of State; or


Provides services or seeks to provide services to the Secretary of State as a contractor; and


Is, or will be, working or providing services in a position:


In which the person is providing information technology services and has control over, or access to, information technology systems that would allow the person to harm the information technology systems or the information contained in the systems;


In which the person has access to information, the disclosure of which is prohibited by state or federal laws, rules or regulations or information that is defined as confidential under state or federal laws, rules or regulations;


That has fiscal, payroll or purchasing responsibilities as one of the position’s primary responsibilities;


In which the person has responsibility for conducting audits; or


In which the person has access to personal information about employees or members of the public including Social Security numbers, dates of birth, driver license numbers, personal financial information or criminal background information. [2005 c.730 §52]

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May. 15, 2020