TN SB0722 | 2021-2022 | 112th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 3-0)
Status: Passed on June 1 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-06-01 - Effective date(s) 05/26/2021
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


As enacted, requires the department, working jointly with the higher education commission, the board of regents, and public institutions of higher education, to establish a foster care youth outreach pilot program at a minimum of five public institutions of higher education. - Amends TCA Title 37 and Title 49.

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AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 37 and Title 49, relative to educational supports for foster care youth.


Roll Calls

2021-05-04 - House - FLOOR VOTE: PASSAGE ON THIRD CONSIDERATION (Y: 90 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-03-18 - Senate - FLOOR VOTE: Motion to Adopt (Y: 30 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-03-16 - Senate - SENATE FINANCE, WAYS AND MEANS COMMITTEE: Recommended for passage, refer to Senate Calendar Committee (Y: 11 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-03-03 - Senate - SENATE EDUCATION COMMITTEE: Recommended for passage, refer to Senate Finance, Ways, and Means Committee (Y: 9 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-06-01 Effective date(s) 05/26/2021
2021-06-01 Pub. Ch. 547
2021-05-26SenateSigned by Governor.
2021-05-17SenateTransmitted to Governor for action.
2021-05-13HouseSigned by H. Speaker
2021-05-13SenateSigned by Senate Speaker
2021-05-12SenateEnrolled and ready for signatures
2021-05-04HousePassed H., Ayes 90, Nays 0, PNV 0
2021-05-04HouseSubst. for comp. HB.
2021-03-22HouseRcvd. from S., held on H. desk.
2021-03-18SenateEngrossed; ready for transmission to House
2021-03-18SenateSponsor(s) Added.
2021-03-18SenatePassed Senate, Ayes 30, Nays 0
2021-03-16SenatePlaced on Senate Consent Calendar 2 for 3/18/2021
2021-03-16SenateRecommended for passage, refer to Senate Calendar Committee
2021-03-09SenatePlaced on Senate Finance, Ways, and Means Committee calendar for 3/16/2021
2021-03-03SenateRecommended for passage, refer to Senate Finance, Ways, and Means Committee
2021-02-24SenatePlaced on Senate Education Committee calendar for 3/3/2021
2021-02-11SenatePassed on Second Consideration, refer to Senate Education Committee
2021-02-10SenateIntroduced, Passed on First Consideration
2021-02-09SenateFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

HB0139 (Crossfiled) 2021-06-01 - Comp. became Pub. Ch. 547


Tennessee State Sources

Bill Comments