FY 2020 Staff Handbook

Back to Top 63 | Page ABANDONED AND UNCLAIMED PERSONAL PROPERTY UPPS No. 05.01.20 If you find abandoned and unclaimed personal property, turn it over to the Texas State Police Department . It is abandoned if it appears that the owner has thrown it away, left it, or lost it without any intent to regain it. The Police Department will try to determine the owner and return the property. If the owner cannot be found within 120 days, the property may be sent to the Texas State University Distribution Center to be sold. ACQUIRED IMMUNE DEFICIENCY SYNDROME (AIDS) UPPS No. 07.09.01 a nd 04.04.44 If you have AIDS, you are protected from discrimination based on your disability. The Americans with Disabilities Act and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act apply. You can remain in your job as long as you can perform the essential functions of your job and meet performance standards. You must also not pose a direct threat to the health or safety of others. Texas State will make a reasonable effort to accommodate your disability. No Texas State staff member shall disclose any information about your health without your written consent. If you have questions about HIV/AIDS, you may contac t the Student Health Center for information. Anonymous HIV antibody testing is available at a reduced cost. You will be referred to your doctor if additional testing, treatment or other services are necessary. ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES UPPS No. 05.03.03 The sale and consumption of alcohol on University campuses is restricted and allowed only in special use facilities as designated by the University President. A University Approver (the appropriate Vice President or Designee), must approve, in advance, all sales or consumption of alcoholic beverages at social gatherings in special use facilities. If you wish to serve alcohol at the university, please revie w UPPS 05.03.03 , and download and complete an Alcoholic Beverage Activity Form. Once all signatures are obtained, the form should be submitted to the appropriate Vice President for final review and approval.