Legislative Update Week of 2-18-19

Update/Memo This past week saw further movement on a number of bills that we are tracking for Tennessee REALTORS®, including: — A bill that requires the commissioner of environment and conservation to issue a permit for the installation of a subsurface sewage disposal system to any person unable to connect to the public sewer

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Legislative Update Week of 2-11-19

Update/Memo Session is in full swing. With all bills filed, lawmakers have started reviewing all proposed measures. Committees ran throughout the week, and Thursday both chambers came together in a joint convention to confirm new members to the State Election Commission. Senate leadership is hoping to have session gaveled out by the beginning of May,

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Legislative Update Week of 2-4-19

Update/Memo Legislators seemed too occupied to enjoy this week’s nicer weather, instead filing a flurry of last-minute bills and resolutions to meet the House and Senate submission deadlines, which were Feb. 6 and 7. All in all, 1,656 bills were filed, and the Assembly has already begun the task of sifting through the massive amount

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Legislative Update Week of 1-28-19

Update/Memo Despite days of record-setting cold in Nashville, legislators on the Hill worked diligently through the week, holding committee meetings for the first time this session while also continuing to submit legislation before each houses’ impending filing deadline—February 6 for the House and February 7 for the Senate. Hundreds of bills have been officially filed

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