CHAPTER NO. 944

SENATE BILL NO. 2823

By Ramsey

Substituted for: House Bill No. 2385

By Bowers, Armstrong, Miller, Cooper, Ulysses Jones, Towns, Haley

AN ACT To amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 62-6-104, relative to State Board for Licensing Contractors.

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

SECTION 1. Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 62-6-104(a), is amended by redesignating the existing language as subdivision (a)(1) and by adding the following new subdivision:

(a)(2) For each member appointed to the board who is a residential contractor, the Home Builders Association of Tennessee, Inc. shall submit a list of recommended persons to the Governor, and the Governor shall consult with the Home Builders Association of Tennessee, Inc. about their recommendations before making any such appointment. Appointments made pursuant to this subdivision shall be made by the Governor at the expiration of the respective terms of the members presently serving on the board.

SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon becoming a law, the public welfare requiring it.

PASSED: April 27, 1998

APPROVED this 11th day of May 1998