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TNHB9034Intro

Recessed
As introduced, specifies that private schools have the sole authority to require people on the school's property to wear masks due to COVID-19 and to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination. - Amends TCA Title 49.
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2021-10-28
To House Covid-19 Committee
TNHB9054Intro

Recessed
As introduced, establishes a uniform standard regarding quarantining and testing for COVID-19 for students, teachers, or personnel in public schools who are exposed to a person who tests positive for COVID-19. - Amends TCA Title 49; Title 58, Chapter...
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2021-10-28
Taken off notice for cal. in Covid-19 Committee of Extraordinary Session III
TNSB9016Intro

Recessed
As introduced, establishes a uniform standard regarding quarantining and testing for COVID-19 for students, teachers, or personnel in public schools who are exposed to a person who tests positive for COVID-19. - Amends TCA Title 49; Title 58, Chapter...
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2021-10-28
To Senate Education Committee
TNSB0122PassAs enacted, enacts the "School Turnaround Pilot Program Act." - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 1 and Title 49, Chapter 6.
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2021-06-02
Pub. Ch. 578
TNHB1501PassAs enacted, enacts the "School Turnaround Pilot Program Act." - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 1 and Title 49, Chapter 6.
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2021-06-02
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 578
TNHB0073PassAs enacted, enacts the "K-12 Mental Health Trust Fund Act." - Amends TCA Title 49.
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2021-06-02
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 595
TNSB0739PassAs enacted, enacts the "K-12 Mental Health Trust Fund Act." - Amends TCA Title 49.
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2021-06-02
Pub. Ch. 595
TNHB0580PassAs enacted, deletes several obsolete provisions and makes various substantive changes to education laws; establishes parameters for the teaching of certain concepts related to race and sex. - Amends TCA Title 4 and Title 49.
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2021-06-01
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 493
TNSB0623PassAs enacted, deletes several obsolete provisions and makes various substantive changes to education laws; establishes parameters for the teaching of certain concepts related to race and sex. - Amends TCA Title 4 and Title 49.
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2021-06-01
Pub. Ch. 493
TNHB0074PassAs enacted, revises various provisions regarding the achievement school district. - Amends TCA Section 49-1-614.
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2021-06-01
Pub. Ch. 490
TNSB0737PassAs enacted, revises various provisions regarding the achievement school district. - Amends TCA Section 49-1-614.
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2021-06-01
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 490
TNHB1131PassAs enacted, revises provisions governing criminal history checks of certain persons who come in direct contact with school children or children in a child care program. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 5.
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2021-05-19
Pub. Ch. 417
TNHB1233PassAs enacted, enacts the "Tennessee Accommodations for All Children Act." - Amends TCA Title 49.
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2021-05-19
Pub. Ch. 452
TNSB1367PassAs enacted, enacts the "Tennessee Accommodations for All Children Act." - Amends TCA Title 49.
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2021-05-19
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 452
TNSB1424PassAs enacted, revises provisions governing criminal history checks of certain persons who come in direct contact with school children or children in a child care program. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 5.
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2021-05-19
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 417
TNHB0487PassAs enacted, extends, beginning with the 2021-2022 school year, the counties within which each LEA must implement a program of family life education from counties with a pregnancy rate of 19.5 pregnancies for every 1,000 females ages 15 to 17 to all c...
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2021-05-18
Pub. Ch. 290
TNSB1175PassAs enacted, requires schools, nursery schools, preschools, child care facilities, and public institutions of higher education to include information on immunization exemptions on any communications to students or parents regarding immunization requir...
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2021-05-18
Pub. Ch. 369
TNSB1156PassAs enacted, requires, if an appeal of a mandatory retention in third grade based on a student's scores on the ELA portion of the student's TCAP test is filed, it must be filed by the student's parent or guardian; requires an LEA or public charter sch...
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2021-05-18
Pub. Ch. 367
TNSB1360PassAs enacted, extends, beginning with the 2021-2022 school year, the counties within which each LEA must implement a program of family life education from counties with a pregnancy rate of 19.5 pregnancies for every 1,000 females ages 15 to 17 to all c...
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2021-05-18
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 290
TNHB1403PassAs enacted, requires schools, nursery schools, preschools, child care facilities, and public institutions of higher education to include information on immunization exemptions on any communications to students or parents regarding immunization requir...
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2021-05-18
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 369
TNHB1591PassAs enacted, requires, if an appeal of a mandatory retention in third grade based on a student's scores on the ELA portion of the student's TCAP test is filed, it must be filed by the student's parent or guardian; requires an LEA or public charter sch...
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2021-05-18
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 367
TNSB1579PassAs enacted, requires the commissioner of education to obtain approval from the state board of education for changes to the formula used to calculate school or LEA performance goals and measures; requires the commissioner to convene a working group be...
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2021-05-18
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 299
TNHB1570PassAs enacted, requires the commissioner of education to obtain approval from the state board of education for changes to the formula used to calculate school or LEA performance goals and measures; requires the commissioner to convene a working group be...
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2021-05-18
Pub. Ch. 299
TNHB1332PassAs enacted, establishes certain requirements regarding student athletes who are placed in foster care. - Amends TCA Title 49.
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2021-05-05
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 274
TNSB1303PassAs enacted, establishes certain requirements regarding student athletes who are placed in foster care. - Amends TCA Title 49.
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2021-05-05
Pub. Ch. 274
TNSB0636PassAs enacted, specifies, for purposes of certain provisions governing leave, that a teacher's school or school district is not considered to be closed when teachers are required to work remotely and provide virtual instruction to students. - Amends TCA...
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2021-05-04
Pub. Ch. 261
TNHB1342PassAs enacted, specifies, for purposes of certain provisions governing leave, that a teacher's school or school district is not considered to be closed when teachers are required to work remotely and provide virtual instruction to students. - Amends TCA...
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2021-05-04
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 261
TNSB0248Intro

Recessed
As introduced, establishes a deaf mentor program to be carried out by the West Tennessee School for the Deaf in Jackson and the Tennessee School for the Deaf in Nashville and Knoxville. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 10, Part 9.
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2021-05-03
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
TNSB0414PassAs enacted, enacts the "SEM Advancement Act," which requires a local board of education or charter school governing body to develop and adopt a policy that establishes criteria for the enrollment of students in grades seven through 12 into available ...
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2021-05-03
Pub. Ch. 170
TNHB0973PassAs enacted, enacts the "SEM Advancement Act," which requires a local board of education or charter school governing body to develop and adopt a policy that establishes criteria for the enrollment of students in grades seven through 12 into available ...
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2021-05-03
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 170
TNSB1313Intro

Recessed
As introduced, prohibits a school from forcing, coercing, or requiring a student to receive an immunization for COVID-19; prohibits a school from taking an adverse action against a student who refuses to receive an immunization against COVID-19; proh...
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2021-05-03
Re-refer to Senate Cal. Comm.
TNHB0587PassAs enacted, allows LEAs and private or church-related schools to use excess instructional time accumulated during the school year for serious outbreaks of illness affecting or endangering students or staff without requiring approval from the commissi...
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2021-05-03
Pub. Ch. 180
TNSB0596PassAs enacted, allows LEAs and private or church-related schools to use excess instructional time accumulated during the school year for serious outbreaks of illness affecting or endangering students or staff without requiring approval from the commissi...
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2021-05-03
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 180
TNHB0631Intro

Recessed
As introduced, establishes a deaf mentor program to be carried out by the West Tennessee School for the Deaf in Jackson and the Tennessee School for the Deaf in Nashville and Knoxville. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 10, Part 9.
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2021-04-21
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Finance, Ways, and Means Subcommittee of Finance, Ways, and Means Committee
TNHB0770PassAs enacted, makes various changes to the Special Education Behavioral Supports Act, including the use of isolation and physical holding restraints. - Amends TCA Section 37-1-120 and Title 49, Chapter 10, Part 13.
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2021-04-21
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 134
TNSB0738PassAs enacted, makes various changes to the Special Education Behavioral Supports Act, including the use of isolation and physical holding restraints. - Amends TCA Section 37-1-120 and Title 49, Chapter 10, Part 13.
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2021-04-21
Pub. Ch. 134
TNHB1421Intro

Recessed
As introduced, prohibits a school from forcing, coercing, or requiring a student to receive an immunization for COVID-19; prohibits a school from taking an adverse action against a student who refuses to receive an immunization against COVID-19; proh...
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2021-04-21
Taken off notice for cal. in Health Committee
TNHB0165Intro

Recessed
As introduced, authorizes community schools and communities of schools to establish programs to make professional counseling services available to individuals held in correctional or detention facilities in this state. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter ...
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2021-04-14
Re-ref. Calendar & Rules Committee
TNHB0917Intro

Recessed
As introduced, revises bidding procedures for an LEA that does not follow the local governing body’s procedures to require 10 business days’ notice prior to the acceptance of bids for construction of, or additions to, buildings in excess of $10,0...
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2021-04-14
Taken off notice for cal. in Education Administration
TNHB1516Intro

Recessed
As introduced, deletes antiquated language that required the comptroller's office to study the formation and operation of community schools and report its finding by November 1, 2018. - Amends TCA Title 49.
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2021-04-14
To House Education Instruction Committee
TNSB0103PassAs enacted, specifies that local boards of education and governing bodies of public charter schools, as applicable, have the sole authority to open or close schools during a public health emergency; authorizes the board or governing body to delegate ...
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2021-04-12
Pub. Ch. 96
TNHB0225PassAs enacted, specifies that local boards of education and governing bodies of public charter schools, as applicable, have the sole authority to open or close schools during a public health emergency; authorizes the board or governing body to delegate ...
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2021-04-12
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 96
TNSB0642FailAs introduced, authorizes community schools and communities of schools to establish programs to make professional counseling services available to individuals held in correctional or detention facilities in this state. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter ...
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2021-04-07
Failed in Senate Education Committee
TNSB0879Intro

Recessed
As introduced, changes the date by which the department must submit its annual report on the pilot program to improve parent-teacher engagement from July 31 to August 15. - Amends TCA Title 49.
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2021-04-07
To Senate Education Committee
TNSB0898FailAs introduced, revises bidding procedures for an LEA that does not follow the local governing body’s procedures to require 10 business days’ notice prior to the acceptance of bids for construction of, or additions to, buildings in excess of $10,0...
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2021-04-07
Failed in Senate Education Committee
TNSB1190Intro

Recessed
As introduced, specifies that the information the department of education must make publicly available concerning the course access program must be available by July 1 following the immediately preceding school year. - Amends TCA Title 49.
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2021-04-07
To Senate Education Committee
TNHB1207Intro

Recessed
As introduced, requires the commissioner of education to file the commissioner's annual report concerning K-12 education by October 1 of each year instead of by November 1. - Amends TCA Title 49.
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2021-04-07
To House Education Administration Committee
TNSB1474Intro

Recessed
As introduced, enacts the "Keep Kids in School Act." - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 6.
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2021-04-07
To Senate Education Committee
TNSB1426Intro

Recessed
As introduced, changes from January 31 to January 15 the date by which the department of health must provide the governor's office, the speaker of the senate, and the speaker of the house of representatives a report of the aggregate results of all BM...
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2021-04-07
To Senate Education Committee
TNHB1335Intro

Recessed
As introduced, changes the date by which the department must submit its annual report on the pilot program to improve parent-teacher engagement from July 31 to August 15. - Amends TCA Title 49.
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2021-04-07
Taken off notice for cal. in Education Administration
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