Public Chapter 518

HOUSE BILL NO. 892

By Representatives Ulysses Jones, Cooper, Bowers, John DeBerry, Brooks, Pruitt, Langster

Substituted for: Senate Bill No. 885

By Senators Harper, Dixon

AN ACT to revive and re-enact Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 3-15-207 and Section 49-1-520, relative to the Tennessee model dropout prevention program.

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

SECTION 1. Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 3-15-207, is hereby revived and re-enacted.

SECTION 2. Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 49-1-520, is hereby revived and re-enacted; and the Commissioner of Education shall re-establish the Tennessee model dropout prevention program.

SECTION 3. The provisions of this act shall be null and void unless the General Appropriations Act provides an appropriation for the estimated first year's funding pursuant to Article II, Section 24, of the Constitution of the State of Tennessee.

SECTION 4. This act shall take effect upon becoming a law, the public welfare requiring it.