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Jurisdiction Yes
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Kansas X Kentucky X Louisiana X Maine
Maryland
Massachusetts X Michigan X
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Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Montana Nebraska Nevada
New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico New York
North Carolina
North Dakota
Ohio
Oklahoma
*While every jurisdiction
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X X X
X
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Does your jurisdiction have published character and  tness standards?*
Will a felony conviction bar an applicant from admission?
Does a separate entity evaluate character and  tness?
Do your rules provide for conditional admission?
What categories of conditional admission do your rules permit?
XXXXX
XX
Does your jurisdiction have
a structured program for deferring admission?
Yes No
CHART 2: Character and Fitness Determinations
Substance abuse
Mental disability
Debt
Criminal history
Other
Alabama
Alaska X
Arizona X
Arkansas X
California X
Colorado X
Connecticut X
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida X
Georgia X
Hawaii
Idaho X
Illinois X
Indiana X IowaXXXX
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not all publish codi ed standards under which they do so.
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X XXXX evaluates the character and  tness of applicants for admission,
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