Read 1st time February 28, 2000, and 1000 copies ordered printed.
ANNE C. WALKER, Chief Clerk
To amend chapter 168, RSMo, relating to educational personnel by adding thereto one new section relating to illegal use or possession of controlled substances by educational personnel.
Section A. Chapter 168, RSMo, is amended by adding thereto one new section, to be known as section 168.113, to read as follows:
168.113. A school district may terminate the contract of any teacher or nonteacher employee of any public school
if the teacher or employee admits to the illegal possession or use of any controlled substance, as that term is
defined in chapter 195, RSMo, regardless of whether or not the teacher or employee was convicted of illegal
possession or use of the substance.