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Implementation of testing urinalysis samples for synthetic compounds

Drug abuse undermines the safety and long-term health of our members and jeopardizes mission performance. Unlawful drug use is a crime. Intentional use of Spice or Bath Salts is a violation of Article 112A of the Uniform Code of Military Justice and the lawful general order issued by the Commandant in ALCOAST 551/13. Additionally, Spice and Bath Salt use could result in administrative separation or prosecution under the UCMJ.