TN HB0096 | 2021-2022 | 112th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 6 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-02-24 - Placed on s/c cal K-12 Subcommittee for 3/2/2021
Pending: House K-12 Subcommittee Committee
Hearing: Mar 2 @ 4:30 pm in House Hearing Room II
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [PDF]


As introduced, prohibits an LEA from employing a person who is a relative of the LEA's director of schools or a relative of a member of the LEA's local board of education unless the commissioner of education approves the relative's employment in writing. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 2, Part 2.

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AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 49, Chapter 2, Part 2, relative to persons eligible for employment by a local education agency.



2021-02-24HousePlaced on s/c cal K-12 Subcommittee for 3/2/2021
2021-01-27HouseAssigned to s/c K-12 Subcommittee
2021-01-13HouseRef. to Education Administration
2021-01-13HouseP2C held on desk.
2021-01-12HouseIntro., P1C.
2021-01-06HouseFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

SB1141 (Crossfiled) 2021-02-22 - Passed on Second Consideration, refer to Senate Education Committee


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