Public Chapter 89

HOUSE BILL NO. 1141

By Representative Fowlkes

Substituted for: Senate Bill No. 1619

By Senator Cooper

AN ACT to amend Chapter 816 of the Public Acts of 1996, relative to the abolition of the Tennessee Elk River Authority.

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

SECTION 1. Chapter 816 of the Public Acts of 1996, is amended by deleting the following language of Section 3(3)(E):

(E) In Giles County, fifty percent (50%) of the funds shall be allotted to the nonprofit education foundation program in such county which has received a determination of exemption under 26 U.S.C. 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and which is filed with the Secretary of State, and fifty percent (50%) of the funds shall be allotted to the industrial development board in Giles County which is chartered by the State of Tennessee.

and by substituting instead the following:

(E) In Giles County, the first seventy-five thousand dollars ($75,000) shall be allotted to Giles County Senior Citizens, Inc. Of the remaining funds, fifty percent (50%) shall be allotted to the nonprofit education foundation program in such county which has received a determination of exemption under 26 U.S.C. 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and which is filed with the Secretary of State, and fifty percent (50%) shall be allotted to the industrial development board in Giles County which is chartered by the State of Tennessee.

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