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HB14-1040: Drug Testing Criminal Provisions

Criminal Justice
Bill Number: HB14-1040
Year: 2014
ACLU Position: Oppose
Sponsors: McNulty

Description:

The bill establishes a level 1 drug misdemeanor for an employee who is legally required to undergo drug testing as a condition of the person’s job and who: • Uses a controlled substance without a prescription; or • Knowingly defrauds the administration of the drug test.

The bill establishes a level 2 drug misdemeanor for any other person who knowingly defrauds a drug test.

The bill also creates a level 1 drug misdemeanor for a person to offer for sale or to manufacture or sell a device adapted or designed to defraud the administration of a drug test. It also creates a level 2 drug misdemeanor for the possession of such a device.


Current Status:

03/05/2014 - Senate Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely
02/25/2014 - Introduced In Senate - Assigned to State, Veterans, & Military Affairs
02/11/2014 - House Second Reading Laid Over Daily
01/30/2014 - House Committee on Business, Labor, Economic, & Workforce Development Refer Amended to Judiciary
01/08/2014 - Introduced In House - Assigned to Business, Labor, Economic, & Workforce Development + Judiciary



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