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TN SB1216


AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 49, relative to educational materials.

As introduced, prohibits the state textbook and instructional materials quality commission from recommending or listing, the state board of education from approving for local adoption or from granting a waiver for, and LEAs and public charter schools from adopting or using textbooks and instructional materials or supplemental instructional materials that promote, normalize, support, or address lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, or transgender issues or lifestyles. - Amends TCA Title 49.

Legislative Session


112th General Assembly


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2022-03-2313:00HearingCordell Hull BuildingSenate Education Hearing
2022-03-1613:00HearingCordell Hull BuildingSenate Education Hearing


2022-03-23Assigned to General Subcommittee of Senate Education Committee
2022-03-16Placed on Senate Education Committee calendar for 3/23/2022
2022-03-16Action deferred in Senate Education Committee to 3/23/2022
2022-03-09Placed on Senate Education Committee calendar for 3/16/2022
2021-02-22Passed on Second Consideration, refer to Senate Education Committee
2021-02-11Introduced, Passed on First Consideration
2021-02-11Filed for introduction