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    Subdivision 1. Applicability. The definitions in this section apply to sections 121A.26 to
121A.29 and 121A.61, subdivision 3.
    Subd. 2. Controlled substances. "Controlled substances" means the term as defined in
section 152.01, subdivision 4, and "marijuana" as defined in section 152.01, subdivision 9.
    Subd. 3. Chemical abuse. "Chemical abuse" means use of any psychoactive or
mood-altering chemical substance, without compelling medical reason, in a manner that
induces mental, emotional, or physical impairment and causes socially dysfunctional or socially
disordering behavior, to the extent that the minor's normal functioning in academic, school, or
social activities is chronically impaired.
    Subd. 4. Teachers. "Teachers" has the meaning given it in section 122A.15, subdivision 1.
History: 1987 c 295 s 1; 1998 c 397 art 9 s 26; art 11 s 3; 2000 c 254 s 3