TN SB0004 | 2023-2024 | 113th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on May 17 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-05-17 - Effective date(s) 07/01/2023
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


As enacted, establishes a deaf mentor and parent advisor program to assist families in implementing bilingual and bicultural home-based programming for young children who are deaf, hard of hearing, or deaf-blind at the Tennessee Schools for the Deaf and the West Tennessee School for the Deaf. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 50, Part 10.

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AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 49, Chapter 50, Part 10, relative to deaf mentor programs.


Roll Calls

2023-04-17 - Senate - FLOOR VOTE: Motion to Adopt (Y: 33 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-04-11 - Senate - SENATE FINANCE, WAYS AND MEANS COMMITTEE: Recommended for passage, refer to Senate Calendar Committee (Y: 11 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-02-08 - Senate - SENATE EDUCATION COMMITTEE: Recommended for passage, refer to Senate Finance, Ways, and Means Committee (Y: 9 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2023-05-17 Effective date(s) 07/01/2023
2023-05-17 Pub. Ch. 327
2023-05-05SenateSigned by Governor.
2023-04-26SenateTransmitted to Governor for action.
2023-04-25HouseSigned by H. Speaker
2023-04-21SenateSigned by Senate Speaker
2023-04-20SenateEnrolled and ready for signatures
2023-04-19HousePassed H., Ayes 96, Nays 0, PNV 0
2023-04-19HouseSubst. for comp. HB.
2023-04-19HouseRcvd. from S., held on H. desk.
2023-04-18SenateEngrossed; ready for transmission to House
2023-04-17SenateSponsor(s) Added.
2023-04-17SenatePassed Senate, Ayes 33, Nays 0
2023-04-13SenatePlaced on Senate Consent Calendar 2 for 4/17/2023
2023-04-11SenateSponsor(s) Added.
2023-04-11SenateRecommended for passage, refer to Senate Calendar Committee
2023-04-04SenatePlaced on Senate Finance, Ways, and Means Committee calendar for 4/11/2023
2023-03-06SenateSponsor(s) Added.
2023-02-15SenateSponsor(s) Added.
2023-02-08SenateSponsor(s) Added.
2023-02-08SenateRecommended for passage, refer to Senate Finance, Ways, and Means Committee
2023-02-01SenatePlaced on Senate Education Committee calendar for 2/8/2023
2023-01-20SenateRefer to Senate Education Committee
2023-01-13SenateSponsor(s) Added.
2023-01-11SenatePassed on Second Consideration, held on desk pending committee appointments
2023-01-10SenateIntroduced, Passed on First Consideration
2022-11-09SenateFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

HB0435 (Crossfiled) 2023-05-17 - Comp. became Pub. Ch. 327


Tennessee State Sources

Bill Comments