• Reminder: Substance Use Prevention Policies Due to DESE by October 28, 2016
  • November 25, 2016 | Author: Sarah Catignani
  • Law Firm: Murphy, Hesse, Toomey & Lehane, LLP - Quincy Office
  • As noted in our March 2016 Client Alert, as part of Massachusetts’ Omnibus Substance Abuse Legislation, there were several action items for schools. One of those action items was the requirement that all public schools must file their policies regarding substance use and prevention and educating students about the dangers of substance abuse with the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (“DESE”).