Shoppers can now buy fake urine to defeat drug tests, but Mississippi lawmakers are fighting back with what they call the “Urine Trouble” bill.
“I thought I had seen it all when I saw this,” Gipson said.
The Mississippi Association of Self-Insurers is pushing the bill to ban fake urine. The group’s director, Dan Gibson, said it’s a safety concern because drug tests should accurately reveal whether truck drivers or factory workers have dangerous chemicals in their bodies.
The bill passed a committee and goes to the full House for consideration. Several states, including Arkansas, Indiana, Louisiana, New Hampshire and Oklahoma, have already banned synthetic urine.
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