Part 1 General Provisions
Part 2 Tennessee Council for Career and Technical Education
Part 3 Area Vocational Schools Generally
Part 4 Statewide System of State Technology Centers
Part 5 Technical Community College Pilot Program
Part 6 Vocational Rehabilitation Law of Tennessee
Part 7 Rehabilitation Centers
Part 8 Statewide Comprehensive Rehabilitation and Training Center at Smyrna

Terms Used In Tennessee Code > Title 49 > Chapter 11

  • Advisory board: means the state advisory board for the rehabilitation centers. See
  • Agriculture: means :

    (i) The land, buildings and machinery used in the commercial production of farm products and nursery stock. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105

  • center: means a rehabilitation center authorized under this part. See
  • Code: includes the Tennessee Code and all amendments and revisions to the code and all additions and supplements to the code. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Commissioner: means the commissioner of human services. See
  • Department: means the department of human services. See
  • Director: means the director of the division. See
  • Director: means director of the division. See
  • Division: means the division of vocational rehabilitation. See
  • Division: means the division of vocational rehabilitation. See
  • Executive officer: means the executive officer of the state board for vocational education. See
  • Handicapped individual: means an individual of employable age who is under a physical or mental disability that constitutes a substantial handicap to employment, but that is of such a nature that appropriate vocational rehabilitation services may reasonably be expected to:

    (A) Render the individual able to engage in a remunerative occupation. See

  • local board of education: means the board of education that manages and controls the respective local public school system. See
  • local school district: means any county school system, city school system, special school district, unified school system, metropolitan school system or any other local public school system or school district created or authorized by the general assembly. See
  • Maintenance: means the provision of money to cover a handicapped individual's necessary living expenses and health maintenance essential to achieving the handicapped individual's vocational rehabilitation. See
  • Nonprofit: when used with respect to a rehabilitation facility or a workshop, means a rehabilitation facility and a workshop, respectively, owned and operated by a corporation or association, no part of the net earnings of which inures, or may lawfully inure, to the benefit of any private shareholder or individual and the income of which is exempt from taxation under §. See
  • Person: includes a corporation, firm, company or association. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Personal property: includes money, goods, chattels, things in action, and evidences of debt. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Physical restoration: includes :

    (A) Corrective surgery or therapeutic treatment necessary to correct or substantially modify a physical or mental condition that is stable or slowly progressive and:

    (i) Constitutes a substantial handicap to employment. See

  • Property: includes both personal and real property. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Representative: when applied to those who represent a decedent, includes executors and administrators, unless the context implies heirs and distributees. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • signed: includes a mark, the name being written near the mark and witnessed, or any other symbol or methodology executed or adopted by a party with intention to authenticate a writing or record, regardless of being witnessed. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the several territories of the United States. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • State board: means the state board of education in its capacity as the state board for vocational education. See
  • United States: includes the District of Columbia and the several territories of the United States. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Vocational rehabilitation: means making an individual able, or increasing the individual's ability, to:

    (A) Engage in a remunerative occupation. See

  • Vocational rehabilitation services: means :

    (A) Diagnostic and related services, including transportation, incidental to the determination of whether an individual is a handicapped individual, and if so, the individual's eligibility for, and the nature and scope of, other vocational rehabilitation services to be provided. See

  • Year: means a calendar year, unless otherwise expressed. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105