TN HB7021 | 2021-2022 | 112th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 28-0)
Status: Introduced on January 19 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-01-21 - P2C, ref. to Education 12 of Extraordinary Session
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [PDF]


As introduced, requires LEAs serving any of the grades K-8 to provide in-person instruction for students for a minimum of 70 days in the 2020-2021 school year by June 30, 2021, and the full 180 days in the 2021-2022 school year; the commissioner of education may withhold all or part of an LEAs BEP funding, if the LEA fails to comply with the in-person instruction requirements. - Amends TCA Title 49.

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AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 49, relative to in-person student attendance to remediate learning loss sustained as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.



2021-01-21HouseP2C, ref. to Education 12 of Extraordinary Session
2021-01-20HouseIntro., P1C.
2021-01-19HouseFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

SB7024 (Crossfiled) 2021-01-22 - Passed on Second Consideration, refer to Senate Education Committee


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