State law addresses tobacco use.
Texas Administrative Code. 115.32. Health 1 Grades 9-10 (One-Half Credit).
(b) Knowledge and skills.
- (7) Health behaviors. The student analyzes the relationship between unsafe behaviors and personal health and develops strategies to promote resiliency throughout the life span. The student is expected to:
- (A) identify and describe forms of prescription drug misuse such as combining drugs for another effect and administering a drug improperly and substance use disorders;
- (B) analyze the harmful effects such as the physical, mental, social, and legal consequences of alcohol, tobacco, drugs, including prescription drugs, and other substances;