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“Database searches are subject to false negatives and false positives and have issues with accuracy, timeliness, and completeness. Doc Name=09700SB2545sam002&GA=97&Session Id=84&Doc Type Id=SB&Leg ID=62704&Doc Num=2545&GAID=11&Session= – provides accurate and actionable information, empowering employers to make informed safe hiring decisions for the benefit for our clients, their employees, and the public.

They can also cause harm by creating a false sense of security.” For more information about background checks, visit Employment Screening Resources (ESR) – ‘The Background Check Authority’ and nationwide background screening company accredited by The National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS®) – at or call 415.898.0044. ESR literally wrote the book on background screening with “The Safe Hiring Manual” by Founder and CEO Lester Rosen.

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In addition, HR 4083 provides that if an Internet dating service conducts criminal background screenings, then the service shall state: HB 4083 passed the House Consumer Protection Committee and is on its way to the full House for a vote. The full text of HB 4083 is available on the Illinois General Assembly website here.

Criminal background checks using only databases are not foolproof and can do more harm than good if they lead to a false sense of security, states Attorney Lester Rosen, CEO of background check firm Employment Screening Resources (ESR).

“It is primarily a tool that background screeners use in addition to other tools.” Rosen says that bills such as HB 4083 are well intentioned but would be meaningless unless a dating website specifies in detail the nature and extent of the background check.