Most job applications have a checkbox asking applicants to disclose if they have a criminal record. Checking the box slashes the likelihood of a callback or offer by nearly 50 percent. This is devastating for people who are trying to rebuild their lives and provide for their families.

Banning the box gives all job applicants a fair chance at opportunity and a fresh start.

Status

Failed

Session

2019 General Assembly

Bill number

Position

Support

Stay informed

ACLU of Kentucky is part of a network of affiliates

Learn more about ACLU National