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NCJ Number: 154691 Find in a Library
Title: Ohio Statutes Annotated
Corporate Author: SEARCH - National Consortium for Justice Information and Statistics
United States of America
Date Published: 1995
Page Count: 17
Sponsoring Agency: SEARCH - National Consortium for Justice Information and Statistics
Sacramento, CA 95831
Sale Source: SEARCH - National Consortium for Justice Information and Statistics
7311 Greenhaven Drive
Suite 145
Sacramento, CA 95831
United States of America
Type: Legislation/Policy Description
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: Ohio has enacted legislation that defines functions of the Bureau of Criminal Identification and Investigation (BCII) and contains provisions on criminal record expungement and sealing, and public records that are maintained in information systems.
Abstract: Legislation specifies functions of the BCII as related to criminal identification and investigation, the coordination of law enforcement activities, training of local law enforcement authorities, and fingerprinting. Legislative requirements are also imposed on the expungement and sealing of criminal records, the disposition and use of criminal record information, the disclosure of confidential information, the availability of and access to public records, and procedures for requesting criminal records.
Main Term(s): Criminology
Index Term(s): Confidential records access; Crime data files; Criminal histories; Criminal investigation; Data security; Expungement or sealing of records; Fingerprinting regulations; Ohio; Police records; Privacy and security; State laws
Note: To accompany the publication, Compendium of State Privacy and Security Legislation: 1994 Overview, NCJ-151262
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