Hearing: Changes to City's Substance Abuse Policy
Join us for a hearing on changes to the City's Substance Abuse Policy.
Pursuant to ROA §2-15-3, this Notice of the Intention to Consider the Adoption of Rule or Regulation shall be posted in the lobby of City Hall, posted notice electronically on the City Clerk's web site dedicated to the schedule rule making hearings and meetings of public boards, commissions and committees and by giving written notice to the Mayor and the Chief Administrative Officer. This notice is provided at least 14 days prior to the hearing at which the proposed rule or regulation will be considered. The hearing, at which the proposed rule or regulation is considered, shall be open to the public and any person may give testimony in favor of or in opposition to the proposed rule or regulation, whether such testimony is given orally or submitted in writing. In considering the proposed rule or regulation, the hearing officer shall give due consideration to all such testimony.
This hearing is to discuss and establish changes to the Substance Abuse Policy allowing random testing for anabolic androgynous agents in sworn members of the Albuquerque Police Department, members of Aviation Police, and Open Space Enforcement Officers. At this particular hearing, in addition to the aforementioned rules, the hearing officer may entertain discussion or proposals pertaining to other aspects of the Human Resources Department Personnel Rules and Regulations, in particular, the reformatting of the current rules in anticipation of later substantive revisions, if deemed necessary by the hearing officer as the result of any such discussion. This hearing is part of series of public hearings pertaining to the revision of the City’s Personnel Rules and Regulations.
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