2015 Oklahoma Statutes
Title 17. Corporation Commission
§17-701. Background information of employees or potential employees - NCIC searches for stolen vehicles - Transfer of authority.

17 OK Stat § 17-701 (2015) What's This?

A. 1. The Corporation Commission may promulgate rules to require employees and potential employees in sensitive or law enforcement positions to supply photographs, descriptions, fingerprints, measurements and other pertinent information necessary for a criminal history search by the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation. The Commission may designate national criminal history searches as defined in Section 150.9 of Title 74 of the Oklahoma Statutes if it deems such information necessary.

2. The Commission shall be authorized to require enforcement officers to be fingerprinted for submission of the fingerprints through the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation to the Federal Bureau of Investigation for a national criminal history check. The Commission shall be the recipient of the results of the record check.

B. The Commission shall request searches of the online and off-line files of the National Crime Information Center (NCIC), or any successor federal agency which supplies such information, to identify apportioned motor vehicles or apportioned motor vehicle license plates which have been reported stolen.

C. The Commission is authorized to promulgate rules or issue orders to prohibit any person or company from conducting business or participating in any manner of business with the Commission as the Commission deems necessary. Any orders or rules pertaining to the provisions of the Trucking One-Stop Shop Act which were issued by the Oklahoma Tax Commission, on or after January 1, 2002, shall be deemed to be in effect and transferred to the authority of the Corporation Commission in accordance with the provisions of the Trucking One-Stop Shop Act.

D. The Commission is authorized to promulgate any rules necessary to implement the provisions of this section.

Added by Laws 2005, c. 418, § 1, emerg. eff. June 6, 2005. Amended by Laws 2006, c. 238, § 1, emerg. eff. June 6, 2006.

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