Tennessee - SB2723 - 2020

As enacted, clarifies that the Rural Electric and Community Services Cooperative Act does not affect, abrogate, or eliminate any obligation of a cooperative's third-party contractors that are permitted by law to operate within the cooperative's service area to comply with applicable permitting requirements that the cooperative is subject to with respect to property that is held or controlled by a railroad company. - Amends TCA Section 65-25-105.

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Added On: 08-31-2020
Updated On: 04-06-2020
Status: Enacted
Primary Sponsor: Steve Southerland (Republican)

Companion Bills (1)

Actions (8)

  • 02-06-2020 - Filed for introduction
  • 02-06-2020 - Introduced, Passed on First Consideration
  • 02-10-2020 - Passed on Second Consideration, refer to Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
  • 02-18-2020 - Placed on Senate Commerce and Labor Committee calendar for 2/25/2020
  • 02-25-2020 - Recommended for passage, refer to Senate Calendar Committee
  • 03-03-2020 - Placed on Senate Consent Calendar 2 for 3/5/2020
  • 03-05-2020 - Companion House Bill substituted
  • 04-06-2020 - Comp. became Pub. Ch. 631

Votes (2)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
02-25-2020SENATE COMMERCE AND LABOR COMMITTEE: Recommended for passage, refer to Senate Calendar CommitteeSenate700yes
03-05-2020FLOOR VOTE: Motion to AdoptSenate3100yes