Public Chapter 378

HOUSE BILL NO. 1344

By Representatives Boyer, Pinion, Stamps, Bittle, Wood, Scroggs, Sharp, Dunn, Walker, Kerr, Godsey, Pleasant, Haley, Hargett

Substituted for: Senate Bill No. 1263

By Senators Atchley, Gilbert

AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 49, Chapter 6, Part 70, relative to parental examination of instructional materials.

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

SECTION 1. Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 49, Chapter 6, Part 70, is amended by adding the following new section:

Section 49-6-7003. The Board of Education shall adopt and file in its official operating policy pamphlet its policy on inspection of school instructional materials by parents or legal guardians of students enrolled in that local education agency.

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