Day: April 12, 2019

City Politics

NYC COUNCIL PASSES MARIJUANA PRE-EMPLOYMENT TESTING BAN

NEW YORK, NY: The New York City Council today approved legislation from Public Advocate Jumaane D. Williams which bans pre-employment testing for marijuana usage in the vast majority of cases.  The legislation was co-prime sponsored by Majority Leader Laurie A. Cumbo and Council Member Carlina Rivera and passed by an overwhelming majority at Tuesday’s Stated Meeting of the full Council. The bill, Intro 1445-A, prohibits […]readmore