CHAPTER NO. 1002
HOUSE BILL NO. 2514
By Representative Chumney
Substituted for: Senate Bill No. 3074
By Senator Fowler
AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 36-1-132, relative to contact veto violations in adoption law.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF TENNESSEE:
SECTION 1. Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 36-1-132, is amended by adding the following as a new subdivision to be appropriately designated:
( ) Any person who, in violation of this part, contacts or causes to be contacted a person with respect to whom the contacting person or person causing the contact knows a contact veto has been filed pursuant to this part commits a Class B misdemeanor.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon becoming a law, the public welfare requiring it.
PASSED: May 1, 1998
APPROVED this 18th day of May 1998