Indiana Drug Testing Laws and Regulations
|Indiana Drug Testing Law:||
The government of the State of Indiana works to minimize, if not totally eradicate, the use of illicit drugs among its constituents. In order to uphold the safety and well-being of everyone in the community, the state government established legislative provisions geared towards the reduction of drug use. Indiana drug testing and alcohol testing procedures in the workplace are guided by the statutes IC 22-9-5-24, 910 IAC 3-2-4 and the Drug-Free Workplace Act. The State of Indiana supports and promotes the federal government’s Drug-Free Workplace program. For employers, it is useful to check both the state and federal laws on drug and alcohol testing before implementing drug and alcohol policy to eliminate issues on litigation.
|Statute of Order:||
910 IAC 3-2-4
Drug-Free Workplace Act of 1988 (41 U.S.C. 701 et seq.)
All employers, public or private
Required for candidates who are applying for safety-sensitive jobs. However, testing shall only be required after a conditional job offer has been made.
Required for employees holding safety-sensitive jobs. Employers can also test all employees according to the standards of the employers’ drug and alcohol policy.
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|Medical Marijuana Law:||
Prescription and use of medical marijuana is not yet legal in the State of Indiana. However, there are serious discussion going on among state legislators and concerned groups regarding the benefits of medical marijuana.
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