TN SB1040 | 2023-2024 | 113th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 31 2023 - 25% progression
Action: 2023-02-06 - Passed on Second Consideration, refer to Senate Education Committee
Pending: Senate Education Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [PDF]


As introduced, authorizes the commission to require the governing board of a public institution of higher education to terminate an existing on-campus or off-campus program, instead of only making recommendations regarding the termination of certain programs; requires the commission's executive director to notify the education committee of the senate and the education administration committee of the house of representatives of the commission's vote to terminate an existing program within 10 days of such action. - Amends TCA Title 49.

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



2023-02-06SenatePassed on Second Consideration, refer to Senate Education Committee
2023-02-02SenateIntroduced, Passed on First Consideration
2023-01-31SenateFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

HB1115 (Crossfiled) 2023-02-07 - Assigned to s/c Higher Education Subcommittee


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