Section 1 The Council finds:
1. The City of Portland's Commercial Driver's License Drug and Alcohol policy and CDL Driver's Education Materials have been revised to reflect updates to Department of Transportation regulations, effective March 30, 2009.
3. The City of Portland will complete its bargaining obligations under the law by bargaining the impact of the revised policy with the DCTU, COPPEA and Seasonal Maintenance Worker bargaining units.
4. This ordinance is binding City policy.
NOW, THEREFORE, the Council:
a. Adopts the revised Commercial Driver's License Drug and Alcohol Policy and CDL Driver's Education Materials for employees of the City of Portland and applicants for certain classified positions in the City.
b. Directs the Director of the Bureau of Human Resources to implement the policies and procedures herein adopted.
Section 2. The Council declares that an emergency exists because prompt action is necessary for the orderly implementation of the provisions of the drug and alcohol policy in a timely fashion; therefore, this ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage by the Council.