TN HB0200 | 2021-2022 | 112th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 4-0)
Status: Introduced on January 14 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-04-08 - Comp. SB subst.
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [PDF]


As introduced, expands the factors a court may consider in determining whether termination of parental rights is in the best interest of the child; clarifies that the court is not required to consider all factors and may consider relevant factors other than those listed. - Amends TCA Title 36, Chapter 1.

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AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 36, Chapter 1, relative to termination of parental rights.



2021-04-08HouseComp. SB subst.
2021-04-01HouseH. Placed on Regular Calendar for 4/8/2021
2021-03-31HousePlaced on cal. Calendar & Rules Committee for 4/1/2021
2021-03-17HouseRec. for pass; ref to Calendar & Rules Committee
2021-03-10HousePlaced on cal. Civil Justice Committee for 3/17/2021
2021-03-10HouseRec. for pass by s/c ref. to Civil Justice Committee
2021-03-03HousePlaced on s/c cal Children & Family Affairs Subcommittee for 3/10/2021
2021-02-24HouseTaken off notice for cal in s/c Children & Family Affairs Subcommittee of Civil Justice Committee
2021-02-17HousePlaced on s/c cal Children & Family Affairs Subcommittee for 2/24/2021
2021-02-17HouseMeeting Canceled
2021-02-10HousePlaced on s/c cal Children & Family Affairs Subcommittee for 2/17/2021
2021-02-09HouseAssigned to s/c Children & Family Affairs Subcommittee
2021-02-08HouseP2C, ref. to Civil Justice Committee
2021-01-15HouseIntro., P1C.
2021-01-14HouseFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

SB0205 (Crossfiled) 2021-04-14 - Transmitted to Governor for action.


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