Fail a drugs test and lose your benefit, job seekers warned
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Fail a drugs test and lose your benefit, job seekers warned

Ashburton : New Zealand | Jul 01, 2012 at 11:32 AM PDT
Source: New Zealand Herald
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The National-led Government says there are now no consequences for drug-takers who opted out of job applications when faced with a drug test. Social Development Minister Paula Bennett told the Herald the new Welfare Reform Bill would have new requirements for drug testing, but the finer details were... FULL ARTICLE AT New Zealand Herald
 
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