CHAPTER NO. 598

SENATE BILL NO. 2474

By Miller

Substituted for: House Bill No. 2377

By Goins, Boyer

AN ACT To amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 47, Chapter 26, relative to weights and measures.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF TENNESSEE:

SECTION 1. Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 47-26-1104, is amended in subsection (a) by adding the following language after the fifth sentence and before the sixth sentence:

The commissioner may also determine the qualifications of the applicant based on the results of an examination of the applicant's knowledge.

SECTION 2. Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 47-26-1010, is amended in subsection (b) by deleting in the second sentence the language "per month".

SECTION 3. This act shall take effect upon becoming a law, the public welfare requiring it.

PASSED: February 26, 1998

APPROVED this 11th day of March 1998