New Program Instruction on Background Checks

The Office of Child Care (OCC) is pleased to announce the release of new guidance on the Child Care and Development Block Grant (CCDBG) Act background check requirements. The new Program Instruction (PI) informs States about recently released FBI guidance on the National Crime Information Center (NCIC) National Sex Offender Registry (NSOR) and clarifies the implementation deadline for this component of the background check requirements.

Download a copy of the Program Instruction.