Re: BSA: future adult registr...
Mike Behlen (MBEH@MUSIC.LIB.MATC.EDU)
Sun, 12 Mar 1995 13:18:31 CST
On Fri, 3 Mar 1995, Ben Whitehouse wrote in part:
> The problem in the United States is, to the best of my knowledge, ba ckground
> checks cost upwards of fifty dollars for the fingerprinting, fees, e tc. How
> many troops can afford to have all of their Adults checked. Or bett er yet,
> when a new voulnteer comes to the door, "Welcome to scouting, You ne ed to bu
> a $100 uniform, $10 registration fee, fill out a lenghty form, and p ay fifty
> dollars so we can have you fingerprinted." Is that a little much?
I've done some checking in the state of Wisconsin and have not
found "fingerprinting" or any background checks required with
fees above or near fifty dollars. Please post known facts and the
state they are required in..
YIS Mike Behlen ASM Troop 840 and GSUSA Troop 308
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