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5 New Texas Laws That May Affect You
On January 1, 2014 hundreds and hundreds of new laws went into effect in the state of Texas. Almost none of this will have any direct effect on your life and are nothing more than bureaucratic mumbo-jumbo. A very few, however, might actually be something you’d be interested in knowing about. I…
Is Drug Testing Welfare Applicants Unconstitutional?
Under a new Florida law, people applying for welfare have to take a drug test at their own expense. If they pass, they are eligible for benefits and the state reimburses them for the test. If they fail, they are denied welfare for a year, until they take another test.
Florida to Require Drug Tests of Welfare Applicants
Welfare applicants in Florida will have to undergo drug testing under a bill signed by Gov. Rick Scott. Scott signed the bill Tuesday in Panama City. The drug testing bill was a priority for Scott. It will require anyone applying for temporary government assistance to pass the test before receiving …