Utah gets drug screening for welfare recipients…

Utah gets drug screening for welfare recipients

Bill: HB155 (PDF)

Sponsored by Sens. Osmond, Herrod, Rep. Brad Wilson, et al, and passed into law by Gov. Herbert, HB155 requires an applicant who otherwise qualifies for cash assistance under Utah’s Family Employment Program to complete a written drug screening questionnaire and meet other requirements in order to receive cash assistance under the program.

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