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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
School bus driver certification by a physician. Provides that a physician licensed in any state may certify that a bidder for a transportation contract, a school bus driver, or a prospective school bus driver meets the physical requirements established by law. Allows a person who is being prosecuted for using a controlled substance while operating a school bus to use as a defense that the controlled substance was consumed or possessed in accordance with a medical prescription issued by a physician licensed in any state.