CHAPTER NO. 867

HOUSE BILL NO. 2867

By Representatives Tindell, Armstrong, Boyer, Roach, Burchett

Substituted for: Senate Bill No. 2427

By Senator Crutchfield

AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 49-6-3113, relative to dependents of teachers.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF TENNESSEE:

SECTION 1. Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 49-6-3113, is amended by designating the existing language as subsection (a) and by adding the following new subsection:

(__) Pursuant to board policy, a parent or guardian teaching in the school system of his or her residence may be allowed to enroll his or her child at the school where the parent or guardian teaches. Nothing herein shall be construed to limit the board's authority in student assignment as set forth in Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 49, Chapter 6, Part 31.

SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon becoming a law, the public welfare requiring it.

PASSED: April 20, 1998

APPROVED this 1st day of May 1998