Public Chapter 13

SENATE BILL NO. 80

By Springer

Substituted for: House Bill No. 177

By Kernell, Garrett, Brooks

AN ACT To amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 4, Chapter 29 and Title 63, Chapter 6, relative to the Board of Medical Examiners' Council on Respiratory Care.

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

SECTION 1. Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 4, Chapter 29, is amended by adding the following as a new section:

Section . (a) The following governmental entities shall terminate on June 30, 2005:

( ) Board of Medical Examiners' Council on Respiratory Care, created by Section 63-6-403;

(b) Each department, commission, board, agency, or council of state government created during calendar year 2004 shall terminate on June 30, 2005.

(c) Any governmental entity which has been terminated under this section may be continued, reestablished, or restructured in accordance with this chapter.

SECTION 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 1997, the public welfare requiring it.