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Summary of TSEA Legislation 2016

Summary of TSEA Legislation 2016

admyn February 5, 2016 0

SB 2485 Sen. Becky Massey HB 2269 Rep. Bill Dunn TSEA is preparing an amendment for this bill that will add clarification to the T.E.A.M. Act in the area of dismissal and discipline. This

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2016 TCRS Board of Trustees and State Insurance Committee Elections information

2016 TCRS Board of Trustees and State Insurance Committee Elections information

admyn February 4, 2016 0

State employees elect two representatives to serve as members of the Board of Trustees of the Tennessee Consolidated Retirement System and two representatives to serve as members of the State Insurance Committee. The new

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Lobby Day Schedule 2016

Lobby Day Schedule 2016

admyn February 4, 2016 0

TSEA’s 2016 Lobby Day is scheduled for Tuesday, February 16! Lobby Day allows TSEA members an opportunity to discuss specific Association issues with state legislators from their districts and focus conversations on TSEA’s legislative

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State employee raises and market adjustments part of governor’s budget proposal

State employee raises and market adjustments part of governor’s budget proposal

admyn February 3, 2016 0

NASHVILLE – Governor Bill Haslam includes raises and a new market rate adjustment for state employees in his proposed budget as outlined during his sixth-annual State of the State address Monday.” In this year’s

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Civility Seminar, February 27th with Dr. Jacqueline A. Gilbert

Civility Seminar, February 27th with Dr. Jacqueline A. Gilbert

admyn February 3, 2016 0

JONES COLLEGE OF BUSINESS Presents a Civility Seminar by Dr. Jacqueline A. Gilbert Professor of Management Fellow, U.S. Academy on Workplace Bullying, Mobbing, and Abuse Saturday, February 27th  9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.  For more information

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State Outsourcing Efforts Persist

State Outsourcing Efforts Persist

admyn January 28, 2016 0

Despite mounting opposition and evidence to the contrary, the Haslam administration continues to push its facilities management outsourcing project under the guise of cost savings. The FMO project seeks to privatize many state jobs

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TDOC announces changes to assault definitions

TDOC announces changes to assault definitions

admyn January 8, 2016 0

The Tennessee Department of Correction during a hearing Thursday announced changes in how assaults are defined in Tennessee’s prisons. Tuesday afternoon the Corrections Subcommittee of the Senate State and Local Government Committee requested testimony

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Statement on Governor Haslam’s comments regarding the merit-pay plan

Statement on Governor Haslam’s comments regarding the merit-pay plan

admyn January 5, 2016 0

Governor Haslam’s recent comments about TSEA and the performance-pay plan, as reported Tuesday in the Times Free Press and The Tennessean, misrepresent the association’s position. TSEA did send a letter to Governor Haslam in

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TDOC Survey produces mixed results

TDOC Survey produces mixed results

admyn December 16, 2015 0

The survey of Tennessee Department of Correction employees has found that 82 percent of survey respondents are negatively impacted by the calculation of their overtime under the 28-day work period. Another 71 percent indicated

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Details on Pay for Performance Raises

Details on Pay for Performance Raises

admyn December 15, 2015 0

Today the Department of Human Resources announced pay for performance salary percentage increases for employees rated Valued (2.5 percent), Advanced (3 percent), or Outstanding (4 percent). These increases are set to become effective January

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