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Education Code - EDC

TITLE 2. ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY EDUCATION [33000 - 65001]

  ( Title 2 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )
  

DIVISION 4. INSTRUCTION AND SERVICES [46000 - 65001]

  ( Division 4 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )
  

PART 28. GENERAL INSTRUCTIONAL PROGRAMS [51000 - 53303]

  ( Part 28 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )
  

CHAPTER 2. Required Courses of Study [51200 - 51284.5]

  ( Chapter 2 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )
  

ARTICLE 5. Drug Education [51260 - 51269]
  ( Article 5 repealed and added by Stats. 1977, Ch. 242. )

  
51262.  

The Legislature hereby finds and declares that the use of anabolic steroids to expedite the physical development and to enhance the performance level of secondary school athletes presents a serious health hazard to these student athletes. It is the intent of the Legislature in enacting this measure that, beginning with the 1987–88 school year, schools be encouraged to include in instruction in grades 7 to 12, inclusive, in science, health, drug abuse, or physical education programs a lesson on the effects of the use of anabolic steroids.

(Amended by Stats. 1994, Ch. 840, Sec. 24. Effective January 1, 1995.)