G-32-6 Drug-Free Workplace Policy
In compliance with the Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act Amendment of 1989 (Public Law 101-226), it shall be the policy of Central Oregon Community College to maintain a drug-free campus for all employees and students. In accordance with ORS 475.300 -475.346, COCC's Drug Free Campus Policy includes prohibiting the use or possession of medical or recreational marijuana on campus property or for any campus-sponsored class, activity or event regardless of location. It is the responsibility of the College to notify students and staff of college policy. As such, the following policy is in effect:
The possession, use, or distribution of illicit drugs and/or alcohol is prohibited on the College campus, in all College facilities, or as part of any College-sponsored activity, regardless of where that activity is located. Violators of this policy will be prosecuted to the full extent of State and Federal law and, in addition, there are specific consequences for employees and for students which are also stated in the College Drug-Free Campus Procedures.