CHAPTER NO. 634
SENATE BILL NO. 2522
Substituted for: House Bill No. 2615
By Davidson, Windle, Ferguson, Winningham, Fitzhugh, White, Phelan, Rinks, McKee, Roach, Huskey, Davis
AN ACT To amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 49-5-5605, relative to teacher proficiency tests.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF TENNESSEE:
SECTION 1. Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 49-5-5605(a), is amended by deleting the first sentence in its entirety and by substituting instead the following:
All students desiring a license to teach must pass both a test that measures professional knowledge and a standardized or criterion-referenced test for each desired area of endorsement.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon becoming a law, the public welfare requiring it.
March 9, 1998
APPROVED this 20th day of March 1998