2017 New Jersey Revised Statutes
TITLE 18A - EDUCATION
Section 18A:40A-11 - Policies for evaluations, referral, discipline
18A:40A-11. Policies for evaluations, referral, discipline
Each board of education shall adopt and implement, in accordance with rules and regulations promulgated by the State board, policies and procedures for the evaluation, referral for treatment and discipline of pupils involved in incidents of possession or abuse of substances as defined in section 2 of this act, on school property or at school functions, or who show significant symptoms of the use of those substances on school property or at school functions. In adopting and implementing these policies and procedures, the board shall consult and work closely with a local organization involved with the prevention, detection and treatment of substance abuse approved by the Department of Health.