House Bill 862/Senate Bill 887: Zero to Five Initiative

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House Bill 862/Senate Bill 887: Zero to Five Initiative
House Senate
Sponsors:
M. White
Sponsors:
Haile
Summary:

As introduced, enacts the "Tennessee Zero to Five Initiative" to create five additional zero to five court programs throughout the state to be administered by the department of children’s services. The programs are designed to reduce removal of children age 5 and under from their parents.

Summary:

As introduced, enacts the "Tennessee Zero to Five Initiative" to create five additional zero to five court programs throughout the state to be administered by the department of children’s services. The programs are designed to reduce removal of children age 5 and under from their parents.

Status:
2/09/2017 Introduced, passed 1st consideration
2/13/2017 Passed 2nd consideration, refer to Civil Justice
3/29/2017 Subcommittee recommend passage if amended
3/29/2017 Committee hearing: 04/04/2017 3:00 pm, Legislative Plaza Room 16
4/04/2017 Recommend pass if amended, refer to Finance, Ways & Means
4/05/2017 In House Committee on Finance, Ways and Means: Referred to Subcommittee on Finance, Ways and Means.
4/18/2017 Committee recommend pass
4/27/2017 Passed as amended 93-0
5/09/2017 To Governor
Status:
2/09/2017 Introduced, passed 1st consideration
2/13/2017 Passed 2nd consideration, refer to Government Operations
3/01/2017 Recommend passage with amendment; refer to Judiciary
4/04/2017 Recommend pass if amended, refer to Finance, Ways & Means
4/18/2017 Committee hearing
5/04/2017 Substitute companion bill and pass 25-0
HSLDA's Position:
Neutral.
HSLDA's Position:
Neutral.
Action Requested:
None at this time
Action Requested:
None at this time

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