The Tennessee Code Annotated section of the Policy Support Documents is a compliation of selected laws which address public education in Tennessee. Most of the laws cited are found in Title 49 (Education). There are however many state laws outside of Title 49 which impact education. Many of these laws are also cited. This section is updated often as new laws are enacted and existing laws are ammended.
TCA 08-47-101 - Officers subject to removal -- Grounds
TCA 08-48-101 - Causes of vacancies.
TCA 49-1-101 - System established
TCA 49-1-102 - Administration generally
TCA 49-1-103 - Title Definition
TCA 49-1-302 - Powers and duties of board -- Confidentiality of records -- Standards, policies, recommendations and actions subject to appropriations -- Duty-free teacher time -- Confidentiality and integrity of statewide tests -- Ungraded and unstructured classes -- Limits on local costs of special education -- Recruitment, employment and retention of African-American teachers -- Uniform clothing -- Railroad crossing safety -- Standards of care and other educational endeavors.
TCA 49-1-611 - Reports -- Removal or appointment of school board members.
TCA 49-2-201 - Election or appointment
TCA 49-2-202 - Members and meetings.
TCA 49-2-203 - Duties and powers
TCA 49-2-207 - Policy pamphlets
TCA 49-6-1003 - Safety instruction -- Bicycle safety curriculum
TCA 49-6-2008 - Persons improperly on school premises -- Assault upon educational personnel.