NEW PA State Youth Protection Clearance Requirements
(PA Act 15 – formerly Act 153)
For youth-serving organizations in Pennsylvania, new clearance requirements were enacted that need to be completed before you can volunteer and work with youth in PA. Please see the information listed below for all the important new details.
Refer here for an Overview of PA Act 15.
Minsi Trails Council has enacted a New Volunteer Process
General Frequently Asked Questions about Pa Act 15; the who, what, why.
How Do I Know That I Need A Clearance to be compliant?
What Happens When a Scout Turns 18 in our Boy Scout Troop?
If you have been a resident of PA during the entirety of the previous ten-year period. Waiver of FBI Background Check for Volunteers
If you are a volunteer with the BSA, in my position, I am neither responsible for the welfare of a child not have direct contact with children and therefore, am not required to obtain the PA Mandated Background Checks. Waiver of PA Mandated Background Checks
Unit Tracking Sheet resource.
PA Act 15 District Clearance Reports
To review the documents:
Click and open the file for your District.
Locate first by unit type and unit number.
Each person is listed by first name (if further identification is needed - review the membership ID # or position)
Sheets are view only.
Updated as of November 30, 2016.