1. In making a determination pursuant to section seven hundred fifty-two of this
chapter, the public agency or private employer shall consider the following
|| The public policy of this state, as expressed in this act, to encourage the
licensure and employment of persons previously convicted of one or more criminal
|| The specific duties and responsibilities necessarily related to the license
or employment sought.
||The bearing, if any, the criminal offense or offenses for which the person
was previously convicted will have on his fitness or ability to perform one or
more such duties or responsibilities.
|| The time which has elapsed since the occurrence of the criminal offense or
|| The age of the person at the time of occurrence of the criminal offense or
|| The seriousness of the offense or offenses.
|| Any information produced by the person, or produced on his behalf, in regard
to his rehabilitation and good conduct.
|| The legitimate interest of the public agency or private employer in
protecting property, and the safety and welfare of specific individuals or the
2. In making a determination pursuant to section seven hundred fifty-two of this
chapter, the public agency or private employer shall also give consideration to
a certificate of relief from disabilities or a certificate of good conduct
issued to the applicant, which certificate shall create a presumption of
rehabilitation in regard to the offense or offenses specified therein.