DFPS Centralized Background Check Unit Operating Handbook

Revision August 2012

This revision of the DFPS Centralized Background Check Unit Operating Handbook was published on August 1, 2012. Summaries of new or revised items are provided below.

Various Revisions

This policy is revised to:

  •   explain that temporary employees hired through the CAPPS process are also covered by this policy;

  •   clarify in the DFPS Employee Background Check DFPS History Chart that previous DFPS investigations that resulted in Ruled Out, Invalid, or Administrative Closure do not require further assessment, regardless of the prospective employee’s role in the allegations; and

  •   add definitions of barred, cleared, and review to the definitions section of the policy.

Originally published as a revision to Operating Policy CBCU-6102, sections 1.0, 2.0, and the DFPS Employee Background Check DFPS History Chart. In the Operating Handbook, see:

Section 3100 Purpose

Section 3200 Definitions

Appendix 3000-2: DFPS Employee Background Check DFPS History Chart