Tennessee Code Annotated
Title 37: Juveniles
Chapter 10: Miscellaneous Provisions
Part 2: Tennessee Missing Children Recovery Act
TCA 37-10-203: Formal missing child report -- Entry of report into NCIC.
Every law enforcement officer receiving information from a parent or any source that it deems creditable shall prepare a formal missing child report. A law enforcement agency reporting a missing child is further required to enter or cause to be
entered the report of the missing child into the National Crime Information Center (NCIC) within two (2) hours of the receipt of the initial missing child report.
History: Acts 1985, ch. 158, SC 3; 2009, ch. 76, SC 1; 2012, ch. 856, SC 1.