Governor Signs TN Municipal Schools Bill
(Nashville, TN) Governor Haslam has signed HB 1288 allowing municipalities to form their own school districts.
Previously, the House approved HB 1288 on a 70-24 vote.
The Senate followed with a 24-5 approval.
Voters in places like Shelby County can go to the polls again to determine if they want their own municipal districts and whether they will fund them with additional taxes.