Licensing bill would broaden access to behavioral analysis treatment, advocates say
'Why aren’t we opening up as many venues as possible? We have so many problems with behavioral health,' state Rep. Thomas Mehaffie, R-Dauphin, said.
Pa. Senate committee approves bill that makes it easier for people with criminal records to get a job
The bill would prohibit the state’s 29 professional licensure boards from automatically denying licenses to anyone with a criminal record.