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TN SB1237


AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 49, Chapter 1 and Title 49, Chapter 50, relative to private schools.

As enacted, limits the ability of a student enrolled in a private school to participate in an interscholastic athletic activity or event, to such activity or event where membership in the Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association is required, in accordance with the student's immutable biological sex as determined by anatomy and genetics existing at the time of birth. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 1 and Title 49, Chapter 50.

Legislative Session


113th General Assembly


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2023-03-2912:30HearingCordell Hull BuildingSenate Education Hearing
2023-03-2215:00HearingCordell Hull BuildingSenate Education Hearing
2023-03-1512:00HearingCordell Hull BuildingSenate Education Hearing


2023-05-04Effective date(s) 04/28/2023
2023-05-04Pub. Ch. 285
2023-04-28Signed by Governor.
2023-04-20Transmitted to Governor for action.
2023-04-20Signed by H. Speaker
2023-04-19Signed by Senate Speaker
2023-04-18Enrolled and ready for signatures
2023-04-17Passed H., Ayes 72, Nays 19, PNV 2
2023-04-17Am. withdrawn. (Amendment 3 - HA0434)
2023-04-17Am. withdrawn. (Amendment 2 - HA0343)
2023-04-17Subst. for comp. HB.
2023-04-17Rcvd. from S., held on H. desk.
2023-04-13Engrossed; ready for transmission to House
2023-04-13Sponsor(s) Added.
2023-04-13Passed Senate as amended, Ayes 26, Nays 5
2023-04-13Senate adopted Amendment (Amendment 1 - SA0375)
2023-04-11Placed on Senate Regular Calendar for 4/13/2023
2023-03-29Recommended for passage with amendment/s, refer to Senate Calendar Committee Ayes 8, Nays 1 PNV 0
2023-03-22Placed on Senate Education Committee calendar for 3/29/2023
2023-03-22Action deferred in Senate Education Committee to 3/29/2023
2023-03-15Placed on Senate Education Committee calendar for 3/22/2023
2023-03-15Action deferred in Senate Education Committee to 3/22/2023
2023-03-08Placed on Senate Education Committee calendar for 3/15/2023
2023-02-06Passed on Second Consideration, refer to Senate Education Committee
2023-02-02Introduced, Passed on First Consideration
2023-01-31Filed for introduction