6A-1.094122. Substance Use and Abuse Health Education  


Effective on Tuesday, September 24, 2019
  • 1(1) School districts must annually provide instruction to students in grades K-12 related to youth substance use and abuse health education.

    22(2) Using the health education standards adopted in Rule 316A-1.09401, 32F.A.C., Student Performance Standards, the instruction for substance use and abuse education will advance each year through developmentally appropriate instruction and skill building.

    55(3) By December 1 of each year, each school district must submit an implementation plan to the commissioner at 74SubstanceAbusePrevention@fldoe.org 75and post the plan on the school district website. The implementation plan must include:

    89(a) The specific courses in which instruction will be delivered for each grade level;

    103(b) The professional qualifications of the person delivering instruction; and

    113(c) A description of the materials and resources utilized to deliver instruction.

    125(4) By July 1 of each year, each school district must submit an annual report to the commissioner at 144SubstanceAbusePrevention@fldoe.org. The report must 148verify completion of the instruction and include:

    155(a) The specific courses in which instruction will be delivered for each grade level;

    169(b) The professional qualifications of the person delivering instruction; and

    179(c) A description of the materials and resources utilized to deliver instruction.

    191(5) Failure to comply with the requirements of this rule may result in the imposition of sanctions described in Section 2111008.32, F.S.

    213Rulemaking Authority 2151001.02(2)(n), 2161003.42 FS. 218Law Implemented 2201003.42 FS. 222History–New 9-24-19.