TN HB0007 | 2021-2022 | 112th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 3-0)
Status: Introduced on November 10 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-11-10 - Filed for introduction
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [PDF]


As introduced, specifies that the county mayor has the authority to establish and implement health policies that affect the entire county during a county-wide health emergency; directs the county health director, health officer, and board of health to provide advice to the mayor to develop the policies; applies only in Shelby, Davidson, Knox, Hamilton, Sullivan, and Madison counties. - Amends TCA Title 5 and Title 68, Chapter 2, Part 6.

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AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 5 and Title 68, Chapter 2, Part 6, relative to public health emergencies.



2020-11-10HouseFiled for introduction


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