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State of Maine

Department of Health and Human Services

Legal Disclaimers

In 2015, Maine’s 127th legislature enacted Public Law, Chapter 299, “An Act to Establish a Secure Internet-based Background Check Center for Providers of Long-term Care, Child Care and In-home and Community-based Services.” Public Law, Ch. 299 (2015) is published under the Maine Revised Statutes at Title 22, §§ 9051 through 9065.

                                                                    Legal Policies and Disclaimers

Thank you for visiting the Maine Background Check Center (MBCC) website. Provided below are the legal policies and disclaimers for users of this site. These policies and disclaimers apply only to the MBCC website. Operation of the Maine Background Check Center is authorized by Public Law, Ch. 299 (2015), which is published in the Maine Revised Statutes at Title 22, §§ 9051 through 9065.

                                                        Disclaimer of Liability and Endorsement

While the MBCC strives to make the information on this website as timely and accurate as possible, the Maine Department of Health and Human Services makes no claims, promises, or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the contents of this site, and expressly disclaims liability for errors and omissions in the contents of this site. No warranty of any kind, implied, expressed, or statutory, including but not limited to the warranties of non-infringement of third party rights, title, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or freedom from computer virus, is given with respect to the contents of this website or its links to other Internet resources. The information appearing on the MBCC public website is for general informational purposes only and is not intended to provide legal advice to any individual or entity. The information offered to providers through their secure internet account is not intended to provide legal advice to employers. MBCC staff will attempt to help in any way they can, but their assistance is not legal advice to employers.  The MBCC urges you to consult with your own legal advisor before taking any action based on information appearing on this site or any site to which it may be linked. 

                                       Links to Other Websites - Disclaimer of Liability and Endorsement

The information posted on the MBCC website includes internet shortcuts or hyperlinks to information created and maintained by other organizations. The MBCC provides these hyperlinks solely for your information and convenience. Therefore, once you follow an internet hyperlink to another website, you are subject to the policies of the new site. When you select a hyperlink to an outside website, you are subject to the privacy, copyright, security, and information quality policies of that website. The MBCC:

1. DOES NOT control or guarantee the accuracy, legality, relevance, timeliness, or completeness of information contained on a linked website;

2. DOES NOT endorse linked websites, the views they express, or the products/services they offer;

3. CANNOT authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked websites;

4. IS NOT responsible for transmissions users receive from linked websites;

5. DOES NOT guarantee that outside websites comply with the accessibility requirements of Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act.