Tennessee - Multi-hazard Practice Drills: Program Requirements

Area: 
Program Requirement
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

State law requires districts to implement multi-hazard practice drills (e.g., fire, lockdown, active shooter, or evacuation drills) andencourages or requires inter-agency coordination.

2017 Tennessee Code Annotated 49-6-807. Annual armed intruder drill.

Each school safety team shall conduct at least one (1) armed intruder drill annually. The drill shall be conducted in coordination with the appropriate local law enforcement agency. The results of the drill shall be maintained by each school for a minimum of five (5) years and shall be made available to the department of education upon request.

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