8.120 Firearms on Campus
Subject: Firearms on Campus
Date Adopted: June 26, 2013, Re-adopted January 22, 2014
In accordance with Act 226 of 2013 and Arkansas Code § 5-73-306(14), the possession, carrying, storage or use of any handgun or firearm of any type is prohibited (a) on the NPCC campus, (b) in any building owned or controlled by the College, and (c) at any College event.
The administration shall develop and publish notices advising all persons of this prohibition. The administration shall also publish such notices on the NPCC website and in the Faculty Handbook and Staff Handbook, and shall develop and publish sanctions for violations of this policy consistent with Arkansas law and other College regulations.
These provisions shall not apply to any campus security personnel employed by the College or any other certified law enforcement officer.
This policy will be reviewed annually in compliance with Arkansas Code § 5-73-322.