State of Tennessee Archives: on Families & Children


Bill Haslam: Response speed exceeds standard for Child Abuse Hotline

There are a lot of things that state government is responsible for and that we're accomplishing that you may not know about. For example:
Source: State of the State address to 2015 Tennessee Legislature Feb 9, 2015

Bill Haslam: Support services to 100% of former foster youth

Due to the work of our Department of Children's Services, we're the first state in the nation to make support services available to 100 percent of our former foster youth as they transition to adulthood.
Source: 2014 State of the State address to Tennessee legislature Feb 3, 2014

Bill Haslam: Abstinence-only education in K-12 schools

Excerpts from SB 3310 legislative records:

Status:Bill passed Senate, 31-1-0; passed House 68-23-0; signed by Governor, May 10, 2012.

Source: Tennessee legislature voting records: SB 3310 May 10, 2012

Joe Carr: Abstinence-only education in K-12 schools

Excerpts from SB 3310 legislative records:

Status:Bill passed Senate, 31-1-0; passed House 68-23-0; signed by Governor, May 10, 2012. (Rep. Joe Carr voted YEA).

Source: Tennessee legislature voting records: SB 3310 Apr 27, 2012

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