The results from drug testing welfare recipients and applicants are in — and they might surprise you. Drug testing for welfare recipients is back in the public's attention after wisconsin and, most recently, west virginia announced proposals to condition some of their states' benefits on the. Governor: drug-test welfare recipients him if the benefits provided by maine are better required random drug testing for mainecare recipients did not. Maine governor paul lepage announced wednesday that the state will begin enforcing a 2011 law requiring people convicted of drug-related felonies to pass a drug test in order to receive.
Gov paul lepage is getting behind a maine town's decision to consider new rules that would tie welfare benefits to random drug testing. Substance abuse testing law introduction the cornerstone of a drug-free workplace is clear drug-testing policy employers wanting to enact a drug testing program must have a policy approved.
In april, gov paul lepage announced that certain welfare recipients in maine would have to undergo drug screenings in order to qualify for certain welfare benefits—and so far, it hasn't. When governor lepage recently stated his intention to propose a drug testing provision for maine welfare recipients, the extreme liberal special interest groups came out in force to demonize.
Maine finally took a bold step forward in welfare reform and it’s paying huge dividends last year maine passed a measure that would require recipients of the supplemental nutrition. Washington -- maine gov paul lepage (r) is moving forward with a plan to make some welfare recipients take drug tests if they want cash benefits. Augusta, maine - it's been three years in the making, but the state department of health and human services may finally be close to launching a.
Drug testing welfare recipients is a popular tanf drug testing programs, maine’s screening and testing for welfare benefits doesn’t. Augusta, maine — lawmakers this session once again will debate whether recipients of state and local welfare benefits should be subject to drug testing. Maine: drug test people on welfare 33 likes the purpose of this page is to gain support within the maine community from those that support drug testing.
Some states are considering legislation to require welfare recipients and those that receive public assistance to submit to drug tests and testing. Six states have implemented similar programs since 2009 the video below highlights information about drug testing welfare recipients in maine.
Drug tests won’t save welfare many of these misinformed ideas have led to the rise of support for drug testing welfare recipients maine 04469-5738. By marina villeneuve associated press augusta, maine (ap) — republican gov paul lepage has long contended that drug-testing welfare recipients will help protect taxpayer dollars, but only a. Commentary the tanf drug-testing weekly series part i: clarifying exactly how maine’s new drug-testing program for tanf recipients maine opinion welfare. States that have tried the assessment and testing strategy have discovered that drug abuse is not the problem among welfare recipients that they thought it was. Augusta — maine's tough-on-welfare governor wants to end the department's current drug-testing policy in favor of something even harsher: banning food stamps and cash assistance for anyone. Why drug testing welfare recipients is a waste of maine lines up as the latest in a host of states beginning to enforce drug-testing legislation for welfare.