CHAPTER NO. 754

HOUSE BILL NO. 2741

By Representative Rinks

Substituted for: Senate Bill No. 2728

By Senator Cooper

AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 62, relative to professions, businesses and trades.

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

SECTION 1. Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 62-18-106(e), is amended by deleting such subsection in its entirety and by substituting instead the following:

(e) Any continuing education requirements established pursuant to this chapter shall provide that persons practicing land surveying who were born prior to January 1, 1926, shall be exempt from complying with continuing education standards and requirements.

SECTION 2. Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 62, Chapter 2, Part 4, is amended by adding a new section thereto, as follows:

Section __. Any continuing education requirements established pursuant to this chapter shall provide that engineers who were born prior to January 1, 1926, shall be exempt from complying with continuing education standards and requirements.

SECTION 3. This act shall take effect July 1, 1998, the public welfare requiring it.

PASSED:

April 2, 1998

APPROVED this 15th day of April 1998