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3H - Prohibition on Mandatory Medication October 2012

Notice: This policy was reviewed, revised, and/or renamed. We provide this revision for historic purposes only. Please see our current policies and procedural directives.

This procedural directive was archived February 2023.

Albuquerque Public Schools shall not require parents to obtain a prescription for substances identified under schedules I, II, III, IV, or V in section 202(c) of the Controlled Substances Act (21 U.S.C. 812(c)) for a student as a condition of attending school, receiving an evaluation under 34 CFR Secs. 300.300 through 300.311, or receiving services under Part B of the IDEA. This prohibition shall be construed as provided in 34 CFR Sec. 300.174(b). (6.31.2.9(J) NMAC)

Administrative Position: Chief Academic Officer

Department Director: Executive Director of Special Education

References

Legal Cross Ref.:

For more information about the legal references below, refer to the following sites:
  • New Mexico Administrative Code (NMAC)
  • f F.3d 1262 (10th Cir. 2007)
  • 6.31.2.13 NMAC

Board Policy Cross Ref.:

  • II Special Education

Procedural Directive Cross Ref.:

    Forms:

    NSBA/NEPN Classification: IHBA

    Introduced: October 12, 2012
    Reviewed: October 12, 2012
    Adopted: October 12, 2012