Public Chapter 397

SENATE BILL NO. 1031

By Gilbert

Substituted for: House Bill No. 1354

By Ritchie, McMillan

AN ACT To amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 66, Chapter 28, Part 3, relative to the landlord and tenant act.

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

SECTION 1. Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 66-28-301(a), is amended by deleting the words "and the account number" from the second sentence thereof.

SECTION 2. Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 66-28-301(b), is amended by deleting the words "At the termination of occupancy" in the first sentence thereof and substituting instead the words "Within three (3) business days of the termination of occupancy but prior to any repairs or cleanup of the premises".

SECTION 3. This act shall take effect upon becoming a law, the public welfare requiring it.