CHAPTER NO. 613
SENATE BILL NO. 2897
Substituted for: House Bill No. 2593
AN ACT Providing for directional signs for Fort Southwest Point on Interstate 40.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF TENNESSEE:
SECTION 1. Notwithstanding any other provision of law to the contrary, it shall be the duty of the Department of Transportation to erect and maintain directional signs at sites and facilities of educational and cultural interest to the citizens of the state, including the erection of such signs for Fort Southwest Point in Roane County on Interstate 40 at Exit 352, both eastbound and westbound.
SECTION 2. The erection of such directional signs shall be within the guidelines prescribed by the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices.
SECTION 3. This act shall become operative only if the federal highway administrator advises the Commissioner of Transportation in writing that the provisions of this act shall not render Tennessee in violation of federal laws and regulations and subject to penalties prescribed therein.
SECTION 4. This act shall take effect upon becoming a law, the public welfare requiring it.
March 2, 1998
APPROVED this 12th day of March 1998