121A.29 REPORTING; CHEMICAL ABUSE.
Subdivision 1. Teacher's duty.
A teacher in a nonpublic school participating in a school
district chemical use program, or a public school teacher, who knows or has reason to believe
that a student is using, possessing, or transferring alcohol or a controlled substance while on the
school premises or involved in school-related activities, shall immediately notify the school's
chemical abuse preassessment team of this information. A teacher who complies with this section
shall be defended and indemnified under section
466.07, subdivision 1
, in any action for damages
arising out of the compliance.
Subd. 2. Other reports.
Nothing in this section prevents a teacher or any other school
employee from reporting to a law enforcement agency any violation of law occurring on school
premises or at school sponsored events.
History: 1987 c 295 s 4; 1988 c 691 s 4; 1998 c 397 art 9 s 26