CHAPTER NO. 964

SENATE BILL NO. 3437

By Haun

Substituted for: House Bill No. 3444

By Davis, Kent

AN ACT Relative to a tie vote in the appointment of a voting machine technician for the minority party in counties having a population of not less than twenty-nine thousand one hundred (29,100) nor more than twenty-nine thousand four hundred (29,400), according to the 1990 federal census or any subsequent federal census.

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

SECTION 1. In the event of a tie vote by the representatives of the minority political party on the county election commission of any county having a population of not less than twenty-nine thousand one hundred (29,100) nor more than twenty-nine thousand four hundred (29,400), according to the 1990 federal census or any subsequent federal census, on the appointment of a voting machine technician, the chairman of the minority political party of such county shall break such tie vote.

The provisions of this act shall cease to be effective on December 31, 1998.

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

PASSED: April 29, 1998

APPROVED this 11th day of May 1998