HB16-1265 - Expunge Arrest Records Based On Mistaken Identity

Passed/Signed into Law
Concerning Expungement Of Arrest Records Based On Mistaken Identity.

The bill requires a law enforcement agency to file a petition to expunge the arrest record of a person who is arrested as a result of mistaken identity and with no charges filed with the district court in the judicial district where the person was arrested. The law enforcement agency shall file the petition within 90 days after determining that the person was arrested based on mistaken identity. The court shall enter an order of expungement within 90 days after receiving the petition. The bill prohibits employers, educational institutions, state and local government agencies, officials, and employees from, in any application or interview or in any other way, requiring an applicant to disclose information contained in expunged records.

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Senate Committees

Latest update: June 10, 2016
06/10/2016 Governor Signed
05/05/2016 Sent to the Governor
05/05/2016 Signed by the President of the Senate
05/05/2016 Signed by the Speaker of the House
03/31/2016 Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
03/30/2016 Senate Second Reading Special Order - Passed - No Amendments
03/28/2016 Senate Committee on Judiciary Refer Unamended - Consent Calendar to Senate Committee of the Whole
03/17/2016 Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Judiciary
03/17/2016 House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
03/16/2016 House Second Reading Passed with Amendments - Committee
03/10/2016 House Committee on Judiciary Refer Amended to House Committee of the Whole
02/12/2016 Introduced In House - Assigned to Judiciary