112 STAT. 1870 PUBLIC LAW 105-251—OCT. 9, 1998 Public Law 105-251 105th Congress An Act Oct. 9, 1998 To provide for the improvement of interstate criminal justice identification, informa- [S. 2022] ^^'^> communications, and forensics. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. TABLE OF CONTENTS. The table of contents for this Act is as follows: Sec. 1. Table of contents. TITLE I—CRIME IDENTIFICATION TECHNOLOGY ACT OF 1998 Sec. 101. Short title. Sec. 102. State grant program for criminal justice identification, information, and communication. TITLE II—NATIONAL CRIMINAL HISTORY ACCESS AND CHILD PROTECTION ACT Sec. 201. Short title. Subtitle A—Exchange of Criminal History Records for Noncriminal Justice Purposes Sec. 211. Short title. Sec. 212. Findings. Sec. 213. Definitions. Sec. 214. Enactment and consent of the United States. Sec. 215. Effect on other laws. Sec. 216. Enforcement and implementation. Sec. 217. National Crime Prevention and Privacy Compact. OVERVIEW ARTICLE I—DEFINITIONS ARTICLE II—PURPOSES ARTICLE III—RESPONSIBILITIES OF COMPACT PARTIES ARTICLE IV—AUTHORIZED RECORD DISCLOSURES ARTICLE V—RECORD REQUEST PROCEDURES ARTICLE VI—ESTABLISHMENT OF COMPACT COUNCIL ARTICLE VII—RATIFICATION OF COMPACT ARTICLE VIII—MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS ARTICLE IX—RENUNCIATION ARTICLE X—SEVERABILITY ARTICLE XI—ADJUDICATION OF DISPUTES Subtitie B—Volunteers for Children Act Sec. 221. Short title. Sec. 222. Facilitation of fingerprint checks.