TN HB0795 | 2021-2022 | 112th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 4-0)
Status: Passed on May 5 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-05-05 - Comp. became Pub. Ch. 276
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


As enacted, authorizes LEAs to purchase technology using state school funds for textbooks and instructional materials in a school year immediately following a textbook adoption cycle in which the state textbook and instructional materials quality commission did not list or recommend career and technical education textbooks or instructional materials; authorizes LEAs to use any remainder of such funds after the purchase of career and technical education textbooks or instructional materials to purchase technology. - Amends TCA Title 49.

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AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 49, relative to education.



2021-05-05 Comp. became Pub. Ch. 276
2021-04-19HouseComp. SB subst.
2021-04-19HouseSponsor(s) Added.
2021-04-08HouseH. Placed on Regular Calendar for 4/19/2021
2021-04-07HousePlaced on cal. Calendar & Rules Committee for 4/8/2021
2021-04-07HouseRec. for pass. if am., ref. to Calendar & Rules Committee
2021-04-05HouseSponsor(s) Added.
2021-03-31HousePlaced on cal. Education Instruction for 4/7/2021
2021-03-30HouseRec for pass if am by s/c ref. to Education Instruction
2021-03-24HousePlaced on s/c cal Education Instruction Subcommittee for 3/30/2021
2021-03-23HouseAction Def. in s/c Education Instruction Subcommittee to 3/30/2021
2021-03-17HousePlaced on s/c cal Education Instruction Subcommittee for 3/23/2021
2021-03-17HouseAssigned to s/c Education Instruction Subcommittee
2021-03-17HouseRef. to Education Instruction
2021-02-11HouseP2C, caption bill, held on desk - pending amdt.
2021-02-10HouseIntro., P1C.
2021-02-09HouseFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

SB1377 (Crossfiled) 2021-05-05 - Effective date(s) 04/30/2021


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