ERIC Number: ED332587
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990-Sep
Reference Count: 0
A Drug-Free School & Workplace.
State Univ. of New York, Utica/Rome. Inst. of Technology.
This is a student and employee guide to a drug-free school and workplace for State University of New York Institute of Technology at Utica/Rome. It details college policy prohibiting drugs and alcoholic beverages, notes the obligations of the college regarding notification, establishes that student attendance and staff employment require compliance with the institutional policy, and reviews state and local law regarding open containers, sale, consumption, drinking and driving. Also covered is federal and state law regarding drug offenses including the public health code, motor vehicle law and penal law. Noted are locations where students and employees may seek assistance on campus. Appendix I lists, in chart form, federal drug trafficking penalties for class I-V drugs and marijuana. Appendix II treats federal penalties and sanction for illegal possession of a controlled substance. Appendix III shows New York state drug laws in a chart form. Appendix IV provides the college alcohol policy particularly governing social events where alcohol may be present: procedures to follow when organizing such an event, responsibility of the sponsor, registration, verification of legal age, attendance, guests, etc. Attached is an article reprint from "Pharmacopeia" titled "A Summary of the Effects of Psychoactive Drugs" by A. J. Sallett treating stimulants, depressants, hallucinogens and marijuana. (JB)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Students; Practitioners; Support Staff
Authoring Institution: State Univ. of New York, Utica/Rome. Inst. of Technology.
Identifiers: Network for Drug Free Colleges; New York; State Univ of NY Inst of Technology Utica Rome
Note: This report is part of a collection of programs, policies and curricula developed by members of the Network of Colleges and Universities Committed to the Elimination of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, a coalition of institutions sponsored by the Department of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement in response to the 1989 Drug Free Schools and Communities Act. For related documents, see HE 024 527-551 and ED 313 654. Appendix III contains very small type.