chalkboard, SB 426, HB 432

BILL

Senate Bill 0426  House Bill 0432
Amendments: SA0556
Sponsor(s): Campfield in the Senate; Hill in the House

SUMMARY

As introduced, requires schools to notify parents, by way of student handbooks or policy guidebooks, of school-associated extracurricular activities and gives parents the opportunity to prohibit their child from participating. Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 6.

STATUS

Senate:  Substituted for companion House bill, amended and re-referred to the Education Committee on 5/21/2011.

House:  Passed on 5/9/2011. Awaiting action by Senate.

FACT’S ANALYSIS

This bill would require schools to make sure parents knew what school-based clubs their children are involved in.