TN SB7040 | 2023-2024 | 113th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on August 21 2023 - 25% progression
Action: 2023-08-22 - Lay on the Table
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [PDF]


As introduced, requires the department, in the months of November 2023, February 2024, and May 2024, to use its existing permanent electronic overhead informational displays located on the interstate system to provide periodic messages to the motoring public that encourage the safe storage of firearms; allows the department to develop guidelines, in consultation with the department of safety, for the content of a message to be placed on the displays. - Amends TCA Title 54 and Title 55.

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AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 54 and Title 55, relative to the safe storage of firearms.



2023-08-22SenateLay on the Table
2023-08-22SenatePassed on Second Consideration, refer to Senate Judiciary Committee
2023-08-21SenatePlaced on Senate Judiciary Committee calendar for 8/22/2023
2023-08-21SenateIntroduced, Passed on First Consideration
2023-08-21SenateFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

HB7090 (Crossfiled) 2023-08-22 - Sponsor(s) Added.


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