Drug Testing
Other new NC laws taking effect Oct. 1
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Mon, 09/30/2013 - 9:35pm.

New laws taking effect Tuesday in North Carolina will: make clear the definition of "recreational facilities" where local governments can regulate the possession of concealed weapons. The definition includes athletic fields, swimming pools and gymnasium but doesn't include playgrounds, greenways or bike paths.

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State Senate approves drug testing for welfare recipients
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Thu, 07/11/2013 - 2:27pm.

videoThe State Senate is toning down legislation to require drug testing and criminal background checks on all applicants for North Carolina's worker-training and welfare program.

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Civitas Poll: Voters overwhelmingly support drug testing public assistance recipients
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/27/2011 - 1:29pm.

There is broad support among North Carolina voters for drug testing those who receive public assistance, according to a new poll released today by the Civitas Institute.

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