Public Chapter 360

HOUSE BILL NO. 1755

By Representative Patton

Substituted for: Senate Bill No. 1901

By Senator Crowe

AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 49-7-113, relative to allowing retired state employees to audit courses at state institutions of higher education.

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

SECTION 1. Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 49-7-113(a)(1), is amended by inserting after the words and punctuation "an income, and", the following:

persons who have retired from state service with thirty (30) or more years of service, regardless of age, or

SECTION 2. The privilege of auditing classes provided for by this act may be limited or denied by the college or university on an individual classroom basis according to space availability.

SECTION 3. This act shall take effect upon becoming a law, the public welfare requiring it.