The City of Green requires Green Little League (and any youth organization utilizing the City of Green baseball fields) to certify before each season that GLL has adopted and implemented a policy and/or procedure for obtaining background checks on all individuals who are coaches, assistant coaches or have access to the funds of GLL. The policy and/or procedure shall meet the criteria set forth below.
The original source of the following criteria is that which is used in the PROTECT Act by the FBI and the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. The use of their definitions forms the basis of the fitness criteria that is used by NCSI in making a red light/green light determination. The criteria have been adapted to meet the needs of nonprofit youth-serving organizations.
Reportable convictions for, disclosures of convictions for, and pending dispositions for any of the following criminal offenses, or registrations will prompt a determination that an applicant does not meet the criteria for participation to serve a youth-serving organization: