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Common Core facing delay in Tennessee
April 13, 2014 “I think we all agree that there should be more opportunity to consider alternatives to PARCC, or at least to put PARCC out for bid,” said Senate Majority Leader Mark Norris, R-Collierville. more…

Norris News from Nashville – April 11, 2014
Senate Bill 2596, sponsored by Senate Majority Leader Mark Norris (R-Collierville), improves funding for education, including an additional $47 million to fully fund the Basic Education Program to address inflationary growth. more…

Senate panel OKs Haslam’s school voucher bill
April 8, 2014 “But there also has to be a point of beginning,” Norris said, adding that children who could be positively impacted are “aging out and moving on” the more time legislators spend in launching a program. more…

School voucher bill en route to Tennessee Senate floor
April 8, 2014 The finance committee voted 8-2 to recommend the measure, drafted by Gov. Bill Haslam’s administration and sponsored by Senate Republican Majority Leader Mark Norris of Collierville. more…

Haslam Free Tuition Plan Garners Praise, Concern
April 7, 2014 Senate Majority Leader Mark Norris, R-Collierville, didn’t specify what changes would be made to the legislation, but he did say lawmakers want to make sure there’s adequate funding for it. more…

Norris News from Nashville – April 4, 2014
“Unlike the federal government, the Tennessee Constitution requires state government to balance its budget every year,” said Senate Majority Leader Mark Norris (R-Collierville). more…

Norris News from Nashville – March 28, 2014
Senate Majority Leader Mark Norris (R-Collierville), on Ag Day on the Hill this week, and other legislators launched the Tennessee Nutrition Caucus. more…

Norris News from Nashville – March 22, 2014
“Tennessee is an outlier in its enabling of municipalities to annex by ordinance,” said Leader Norris. “It is a thing of the past and we need to embrace that fact and uphold the citizen’s right to vote. more…

Norris News from Nashville – March 17, 2014
“Lab seizures and meth use have affected many aspects of Tennesseans’ lives,” said Senate Majority Leader Mark Norris, who is sponsoring legislation proposed by Governor Haslam to attack Tennessee’s meth problem. more…

Workforce Development
March 15, 2014 When policymakers think about economic development, it usually involves things like tax exemptions, matching funds or infrastructure development. What happens in classrooms, however, rarely enters into the equation. more…

State Senate Approves Bill To Eliminate Statute Of Limitations For Rape Cases
March 13, 2014 Thursday the Tennessee State Senate unanimously approved a bill by Mark Norris to end the statute of limitation on rape cases so no opportunity for justice is ever lost. more…

 

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