ORS 469.055
Authority of department to require fingerprints

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


(a) Is employed or applying for employment by the department; or


Provides services or seeks to provide services to the department as a contractor or volunteer; and


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


In the Hanford nuclear safety program;


In which the person conducts energy audits in schools, colleges, universities or medical facilities;


In the budget and finance section of the department;


That has personnel or human resources functions as one of the position’s primary responsibilities;


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 personal information about employees or members of the public including Social Security numbers, dates of birth, driver license numbers or criminal background information; or


In which the person has access to tax or financial information about individuals or business entities or processes tax credits. [2005 c.730 §7]
Note: 469.055 (Authority of department to require fingerprints) was enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but was not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 469 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

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May. 15, 2020