Remove Barriers to Employment by Sealing the Records of Persons Convicted of Certain Nonviolent Crimes

Last updated: Jun 9, 2021

Details about this bill
Category: Retail Crime
Status: Defeated
Sponsor: Representative Justin Fecteau, House 86
Session: 130
Bill #: LD 1210




Representative Fecteau of Augusta would allow a person convicted of a Class E, Class D or Class C crime to petition the court where the person was convicted to seal all records of the crime 5 years after the completion of the person's sentence by making the record a confidential criminal history record.