Updated to reflect an amendment relating to the smoking of marijuana in the workplace, effective July 31, 2017.
Updated to reflect amendments relating to the employees' right to store firearms in their vehicles on employer property, effective July 31, 2017.
Updated to reflect the addition of Weapons in the Workplace Handbook Statement: Arkansas.
Arkansas employers wishing to limit or prohibit weapons in the workplace should consider including this model policy statement in their handbook.
Updated to include amendments clarifying employment relationships in franchise business models, effective July 31, 2017.
Updated to include amendments regarding the smoking of marijuana in the workplace, to the Arkansas Medical Marijuana Amendment Act of 2016, and to the Arkansas Whistleblower Act, effective July 31, 2017.
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