Tennessee 112th General Assembly - Private Acts Search
Note: TCA 8-3-202 requires local governments to notify the Secretary of State of action taken on a private act by December 1st of the year passed. If not notified, the act becomes null and void. TCA 8-3-202.

Chapter Number Subject Abstract Bill Number Action
0001 Lewisburg Subject to local approval, makes various changes to the charter of the City of Lewisburg. HB1366 Action Pending
0002 Chester County Subject to local approval, authorizes the county to impose a solid waste disposal fee. HB0154 Adopted
0003 School Districts, Special Pursuant to the request of the Gibson County special school district, permits the district to issue bonds in an amount of $5 million or less to provide funds for the district. HB0665 No Action Required
0004 Troy Subject to local approval, reduces the number of readings required for the passage of ordinances by the board of mayor and aldermen, from three to two; authorizes the employment of a city administrator. HB1571 Adopted
0005 Columbia Subject to local approval, makes various changes to the charter of the city of Columbia relating to the duties of the local civil service board. SB1630 Action Pending
0006 School Districts, Special Pursuant to the request of the Franklin special school district of Williamson County, permits the district to issue bonds or notes in an amount not to exceed $45 million. HB0701 No Action Required
0007 Madison County Subject to local approval, replaces existing sheriff's civil service law with a new civil service law. HB1380 Adopted
0008 Cleveland Subject to local approval, expands, from 30 to 60 days, the time period in which vacancies on the city council or the office of mayor must be filled by the remaining council members. HB1474 Adopted
0009 Montgomery County Subject to local approval, transfers the function of budgeting and fiscal matters regarding the hotel tax from the tourist commission to the economic development council; reallocates the distribution of proceeds received from such tax. HB1499 Adopted
0010 Gleason Subject to local approval, removes residency requirement for city recorder. HB1602 Adopted
0011 Samburg Subject to local approval, allows non-resident property owners to vote in the municipal elections; authorizes the treasurer to pay warrants issued by the vice mayor and any other officer approved by ordinance; deletes provision authorizing collection of delinquent taxes by distress warrants. HB1448 Adopted
0012 Henderson County Subject to local approval, increases the rate of the occupancy tax from 5 percent to 7 percent; changes the distribution and use of the tax revenue. SB1621 Adopted
0013 Rockwood Subject to local approval, establishes additional qualifications for service as a member of the city's electric power board by requiring one member to be on the city council, members to be property holders in their places of residence, and members to reside within their respective cities or unincorporated areas for one (1) year preceding their appointment; establishes terms of service for board members; and establishes a procedure for filling vacancies on the board. SB1634 Adopted
0014 Rockwood Subject to local approval, establishes additional qualifications for service as a member of the city's board of waterworks, sewerage, and natural gas by requiring one member to be on the city council, members to be property holders in their places of residence, and members to reside within their respective cities or unincorporated areas for one (1) year preceding their appointment; establishes terms of service for board members; and establishes a procedure for filling vacancies on the board. SB1635 Adopted
0015 Benton County Subject to local approval, requires operators liable for the collection and payment to the county of a mineral severance tax to keep and preserve records necessary to determine the amount of the tax due and payable to the county for three years. HB1603 Action Pending
0016 Benton County Subject to local approval, requires the clerk or authorized collector of the county pulpwood severance tax to audit pulpwood operators at least once a year and to report the results of such audits to the county legislative body on a quarterly basis; requires operators to maintain records from the previous three years of operation necessary to determine the amount of the tax due to the county. HB1604 Action Pending
0017 Tullahoma Subject to local approval, changes the election date from the first Thursday in August to the Thursday after the first Monday in August; extends the terms of office, from three years to four years, for the aldermen and mayor. HB1611 Adopted
0018 School Districts, Special As introduced, changes from $2.23 to $2.16 the property tax rate for Milan special school district. HB1612 No Action Required
0019 White Bluff Subject to local approval, staggers the terms of the mayor and council members and aligns their elections to coincide with the general elections in November; increases the salaries of the mayor and council members; changes the residency requirements for the city judge. HB1613 Adopted
0020 Loudon Subject to local approval, creates staggered terms of office for members of the city council. HB1615 Action Pending
0021 Alcoa Subject to local approval, makes various changes to the charter of the City of Alcoa. HB1620 Adopted
0022 Weakley County Subject to local approval, shifts responsibility of issuing and regulating building permits from the director of emergency services to the county trustee. HB1623 Adopted
0023 Livingston Subject to local approval, authorizes the board of aldermen to delegate the authority to hire, suspend, and discharge town employees to the mayor by ordinance. HB1607 Adopted
0024 Lafayette Subject to local approval, reduces the time that a person must have resided in the city, from two years to one year, to be eligible to serve as mayor or on the council; revises the relatives who may not be hired by the city due to a familial relationship with the mayor or a council member; removes the office of superintendent of streets. HB1618 Action Pending
0025 Covington Subject to local approval, rewrites the city charter by amendment. HB1621 Adopted
0026 Smith County Subject to local approval, authorizes the county legislative body to implement and administer a hotel motel tax, including the collection and remittance of the tax by a hotel operator and liability of such operator for delinquent tax payments. HB1622 Adopted
0027 Hamilton County Subject to local approval, revises the name of the County Governmental Library Commission in Hamilton County to the County Governmental Library Committee and revises other provisions relative to the operation of the library. HB1626 Adopted
0028 Carthage Subject to local approval, rewrites charter. HB1609 Not Adopted
0029 Pleasant Hill Subject to local approval, rewrites the charter of the Town of Pleasant Hill. HB1619 Adopted
0030 Grainger County Subject to local approval, authorizes Grainger County to impose a privilege tax of up to 5 percent upon the privilege of occupancy in any hotel. HB1624 Adopted
0031 Lewisburg Subject to local approval, makes various changes to the charter of the City of Lewisburg. HB1629 Adopted
0032 Bolivar Subject to local approval, renames the city administrator as the city recorder; changes the timing of the payment of the mayor's salary to be in the same manner as city employees instead of monthly. HB1627 Adopted
0033 Westmoreland Subject to local approval, rewrites the city charter. HB1630 Adopted
0034 Anderson County Subject to local approval, authorizes Anderson County to regulate fireworks. HB1631 Action Pending
0035 School Districts, Special Pursuant to the request of Richard City and Deptford Independent School District, authorizes the district to issue bonds and notes in an amount not to exceed $2,350,000. HB1632 No Action Required
0036 Whiteville Subject to local approval, reduces the number of readings required for the passage of ordinances by the board of mayor and aldermen from three to two. HB1633 Adopted