Tennessee Code Annotated

Title 49: Education

Chapter 6: Elementary and Secondary Education

Part 41: School Discipline Act

TCA 49-6-4102: Students accountable for conduct.

Every teacher is authorized to hold every pupil strictly accountable for any disorderly conduct in school or on the playground of the school, during intermission or recess period or on any school bus going to or returning from school. Every school bus driver is authorized to hold every pupil strictly accountable for any disorderly conduct on any school bus going to or returning from school or a school activity.

History: Acts 1979, ch. 131, SC 1; T.C.A., SCSC 49-902, 49-9-102; Acts 2012, ch. 687, SC 3.