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Michigan State Employment Laws

The state of Michigan has restrictions on what can be reported in a background screening report beyond what the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) dictates.

RestrictionExplanation
Prohibits salary history inquiry during hiring processState and local governments are prohibited from inquiring about an applicant's past salary, per Executive Directive 2019-10.
Use of arrest record with no convictionEmployers may not consider an arrest for a misdemeanor that did not result in a conviction.

See the statute here for more information.
Use of Social Media Password InformationEmployers may not request user names or passwords of an applicant/employee’s personal websites or social media. There may be exceptions for employee misconduct and investigations.

See the statute here for more information.

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