Title 11
Criminal Offenses

Chapter 37.3
Child Safe Zones

R.I. Gen. Laws 11-37.3-2

 11-37.3-2.  Prohibition from employment.

(a) Any entity that is a child safe zone is prohibited from employing a person who is an offender.

(b) The individual who made the final hiring decision for an entity that is a child safe zone that knowingly employs an offender as prohibited in 11-37.3-3(a) shall be subject to a fine of one thousand dollars ($1,000) for each day the offender is employed.

(c) Any offender who knowingly misrepresents or omits his or her sex offender registration status to obtain employment in a child safe zone shall be guilty of a felony and, upon conviction, be subject to imprisonment for not more than five (5) years, a fine of not more than five thousand dollars ($5,000), or both.

History of Section.
P.L. 2014, ch. 506, 1.