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Subsequent Probation Restored; Governor Signs Bill into Law

Subsequent Probation Restored; Governor Signs Bill into Law

TSEA April 20, 2018 Comments Off on Subsequent Probation Restored; Governor Signs Bill into Law

Earlier today (4-20-18) Governor Haslam signed into law legislation which restores subsequent probation for preferred service state employees who accept another preferred service position within the same state agency. This legislation took effect immediately

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Subsequent Probation Bill passes House and Senate, heads to Governor

Subsequent Probation Bill passes House and Senate, heads to Governor

TSEA April 5, 2018 Comments Off on Subsequent Probation Bill passes House and Senate, heads to Governor

Earlier today (4-5-18) the Senate and House both unanimously passed an amended version of SB2443. This legislation as amended restores subsequent probation for preferred service state employees who accept another preferred service position within the same

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Veterans Preference Bill passes Senate, heads to Governor

Veterans Preference Bill passes Senate, heads to Governor

TSEA April 4, 2018 Comments Off on Veterans Preference Bill passes Senate, heads to Governor

The Senate today (4-4-18) substituted an amended version of HB2006 for SB2192 and passed the bill. This legislation clarifies that a hiring preference for a state service position must be given to a veteran

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Bill to clarify Veteran’s Preference in Hiring passes House

Bill to clarify Veteran’s Preference in Hiring passes House

TSEA March 22, 2018 Comments Off on Bill to clarify Veteran’s Preference in Hiring passes House

The House today (3-22-18) passed an amended version of HB2006; a bill which clarifies that a hiring preference for a state service position must be given to a veteran on the list of eligible

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Bill to provide employees with evidence prior to disciplinary hearings passes House

Bill to provide employees with evidence prior to disciplinary hearings passes House

TSEA March 22, 2018 Comments Off on Bill to provide employees with evidence prior to disciplinary hearings passes House

The House today (3-22-18) unanimously passed an amended version of HB2469; a bill which deals with the handling of evidence for hearings, representation at Step I hearings, and time calculations. We appreciate all the

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Burden of proof bill passes House State Gov Subcommittee

Burden of proof bill passes House State Gov Subcommittee

TSEA March 21, 2018 Comments Off on Burden of proof bill passes House State Gov Subcommittee

The House State Government Subcommittee today (3-21-18) passed an amended version of HB2595, the Burden of Proof bill, on to the full House State Government Committee. To view the subcommittee’s discussion on the bill,

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Bill to restore Subsequent Probation passes Senate State & Local Gov Committee

Bill to restore Subsequent Probation passes Senate State & Local Gov Committee

TSEA March 21, 2018 Comments Off on Bill to restore Subsequent Probation passes Senate State & Local Gov Committee

The Senate State and Local Government committee today (3-21-18) passed an amended version of SB2443 on to the Senate Calendar Committee. To view the committee’s discussion on the bill, including testimony from TSEA, visit

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Bill to clarify Veteran’s Preference in Hiring passes Senate State & Local Gov Committee

Bill to clarify Veteran’s Preference in Hiring passes Senate State & Local Gov Committee

TSEA March 21, 2018 Comments Off on Bill to clarify Veteran’s Preference in Hiring passes Senate State & Local Gov Committee

The Senate State and Local Government committee today (3-21-18) passed an amended version of SB2192 on to the Senate Calendar Committee. To view the committee’s discussion on the bill, visit this link: https://goo.gl/3PUaZt During the

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Bill to restore Subsequent Probation passes House State Gov. Committee

Bill to restore Subsequent Probation passes House State Gov. Committee

TSEA March 20, 2018 Comments Off on Bill to restore Subsequent Probation passes House State Gov. Committee

The House State Government Committee today (3-20-18) passed an amended version of HB2589 on to the House Calendar and Rules Committee. To view the committee’s discussion on the bill, visit this link: https://goo.gl/HXYFcU SB2443/HB2589 is

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House passes Contract Accountability bill with unanimous vote

House passes Contract Accountability bill with unanimous vote

TSEA February 27, 2018 Comments Off on House passes Contract Accountability bill with unanimous vote

Last night, (2/26/18), the House, after substituting and conforming to Senate Bill 1047, passed an amended version of the Contract Accountability and Responsible Employment (CARE) Act. To view the House vote on the bill,

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