• Drug & Alcohol Testing: Transportation Employees

    Policy Code: B4

    First Reading: November 1, 2016
    Second Reading: November 15, 2016
    Adopted: November 15, 2016


    Policy
    The Essex Westford Educational Community Unified Union School District (EWECUUSD) will comply with state and federal law and regulations requiring a drug and alcohol testing program for school bus and commercial vehicle drivers. The superintendent or his or her designee will implement procedures to conduct alcohol and drug tests for all safety sensitive transportation employees as required by the federal Omnibus Transportation Employee Testing Act of 1991.


    Legal Reference(s):

     

    • 49 U.S.C. §§ 5331, 31306 (Omnibus Transportation Employee Testing Act of 1991)
    • 49 C.F.R. Parts 40, 382, 391, 392, 395 and 653
    • 21 V.S.A. 511 et seq.