Public Chapter 247

SENATE BILL NO. 292

By Haynes

Substituted for: House Bill No. 1638

By Langster, West, Pruitt

AN ACT To amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 13-21-208, to permit any county having a metropolitan government having a population of more than one hundred thousand (100,000) according to the 1990 federal census or any subsequent federal census to act under Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 13, Chapter 21, Part 2, concerning the elimination of blighted and deteriorated property.

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

SECTION 1. Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 13-21-208, is amended by designating the existing language as subsection (a) and by adding the following new subsection:

(b) The provisions of this part shall also apply in any county having a metropolitan government having a population of more than one hundred thousand (100,000) according to the 1990 federal census or any subsequent federal census.

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