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Pima County Community College District Board Policy

Board Policy Title:  Drug Free Environment
Board Policy Number:  BP-4006
Adoption Date:  5/24/89
Revision Date(s):  6/30/03, 7/10/14, 10/29/14
Review Date(s):  7/10/14, 10/29/14, 2/4/15
Schedule for Review & Update:   Every two years
Unit Responsible for Review and Update:   Chancellor
Sponsoring Unit/Department:  Chancellor
Motion Number:  4428
Legal Reference:  Drug-Free Work Place Act of 1988; Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act Amendments of 1989; and other related federal and state laws.
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The Board of Governors directs Pima Community College to provide and maintain for employees, students and visitors a safe environment free from the hazards associated with drugs and alcohol use. This policy is intended to ensure College compliance with the provisions of the Drug-Free Work Place Act of 1988 and Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act Amendments of 1989, which allow the College to maintain and certify the drug prevention and drug-free work awareness programs.

The College shall adopt procedures as necessary for program-specific requirements.  

The Chancellor or designee shall conduct a biennial review of the College’s programs to determine their effectiveness, implement changes as needed, and ensure that disciplinary sanctions are consistently enforced.