The State Building Commission is responsible for the oversight of all building construction and renovation, demolition, and land and lease transactions for State government. The State Architect, who is selected by the SBC, serves as its Chief Staff Officer and is responsible for implementing its By-laws, Policy and Procedures.
The Capitol Commission serves as the oversight body for all modifications to the Capitol and Bicentennial Mall State Park. The State Architect is the defacto curator of the State Capitol and coordinates the affairs of the Commission in conjunction with the Department of General Services, Department of Environment & Conservation, and the State Museum.
The Residence Commission serves as the oversight body for restoration and preservation of the Tennessee Residence and for its maintenance and use for any non-governmental activities.