TN HB7019 | 2021-2022 | 112th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 21-0)
Status: Introduced on January 15 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-01-20 - No Action Taken
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [PDF]


As introduced, authorizes a local board of education or charter school governing body to adopt policies and procedures relative to COVID-19 quarantining; requires a claimant alleging loss, damage, injury, or death caused by or resulting from a policy adopted by a local board or charter school governing body to prove by clear and convincing evidence that the board or governing body caused the injury by an act or omission constituting gross negligence or willful misconduct. - Amends TCA Title 29, Chapter 34; Title 49; Title 58, Chapter 2 and Title 68.

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AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 29, Chapter 34; Title 49; Title 58, Chapter 2 and Title 68, relative to COVID-19 exposure.



2021-01-20HouseNo Action Taken
2021-01-20HousePlaced on cal. Education 12 of Extraordinary Session for 1/20/2021
2021-01-20HouseP2C, ref. to Education 12 Committee
2021-01-19HouseIntro., P1C.
2021-01-15HouseFiled for introduction

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SB7017 (Crossfiled) 2021-01-20 - Assigned to General Subcommittee of Senate Education Committee


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