TN SB0135 | 2021-2022 | 112th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 13 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-01-15 - Passed on Second Consideration, refer to Senate State and Local Government Committee
Pending: Senate State and Local Government Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [PDF]


As introduced, provides a mechanism by which a public records custodian may enter into mediation with a records requestor for the purpose of stopping requests that constitute harassment; if mediation fails, authorizes a records custodian to seek an injunction against the records requestor. - Amends TCA Title 10, Chapter 7, Part 5.

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AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 10, Chapter 7, Part 5, relative to records requests.



2021-01-15SenatePassed on Second Consideration, refer to Senate State and Local Government Committee
2021-01-14SenateIntroduced, Passed on First Consideration
2021-01-13SenateFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

HB0197 (Crossfiled) 2021-02-09 - Assigned to s/c Public Service Subcommittee


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