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It is the intent of the Legislature that the department cooperate closely with individuals and organizations concerned with alleviating problems related to inappropriate alcohol use and other drug use. The Legislature recognizes the wealth of experience and commitment that many individuals and organizations in the community have to offer and that can enhance the effectiveness of the programs funded by the department through counties.