Terms Used In Tennessee Code 4-38-101

  • Absorptive capacity: is a determination made by a local government evaluating, for a host community within that jurisdiction:
    (A) The capacity of the community's social service and healthcare agencies to meet the existing needs of the community's current residents. See Tennessee Code 4-38-102

This chapter shall be known and may be cited as the “Refugee Absorptive Capacity Act.”