Schedule for Governor Haslam's FY 2018-2019 Budget Hearings

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 | 08:44am

NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam will hold budget hearings for Fiscal Year 2018-2019 on Monday, November 6 through Thursday, November 9.


The hearings will be held in the Executive Conference Room on the ground floor of the State Capitol. Haslam, Finance and Administration Commissioner Larry Martin, Chief Operating Officer Greg Adams and David Thurman, state budget director, will preside over the hearings.

The hearings will be streamed live on to provide Tennesseans who are unable to attend the opportunity to watch the budget discussions of each state agency.

All times below are in Central Standard Time.

Monday, November 6, 2017

10:00-10:45 a.m.                     Children’s Services

10:45-11:15 a.m.                     Tourist Development

11:15 a.m. -12:00 p.m.            General Services

12:00 p.m.                               MEDIA AVAILABILITY

1:30-2:00 p.m.                         Finance and Administration

2:00-2:30 p.m.                         Tennessee Bureau of Investigation

2:30-3:15 p.m.                         Safety and Homeland Security

3:25-3:55 p.m.                         Financial Institutions

3:55-4:25 p.m.                         Human Resources

4:25 p.m.                                 MEDIA AVAILABILITY

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

8:30-9:30 a.m.                         Education

9:30-10:30 a.m.                       Higher Education

10:40-11:10 a.m.                     Education Lottery

11:10-11:55 a.m.                     Correction

11:55 a.m.                               MEDIA AVAILABILITY

1:30-2:00 p.m.                         Agriculture

2:00-2:45 p.m.                         Economic and Community Development

2:45-3:15 p.m.                         Commerce and Insurance

3:15 p.m.                                 MEDIA AVAILABILITY

3:25-3:55 p.m.                         Revenue

3:55-4:25 p.m.                         Veterans Services

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

9:30-10:30 a.m.                      Transportation

10:30-11:00 a.m.                     Health

11:00 a.m.                               MEDIA AVAILABILITY           

2:00-2:45 p.m.                         Human Services

2:45-3:30 p.m.                         Environment and Conservation

3:30-4:00 p.m.                         Military

4:00 p.m.                                 MEDIA AVAILABILITY

Thursday, November 9, 2017

8:30-9:30 a.m.                         TennCare

9:30 a.m.                                 MEDIA AVAILABILITY

9:40-10:25 a.m.                       Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

1:15-1:45 p.m.                         Labor and Workforce Development

1:45-2:30 p.m.                         Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services

2:30 p.m.                                 MEDIA AVAILABILITY