A bill introduced into the Tennessee House of Representatives earlier this month has language that would modify how registered voters are notified of election aspects, such as changes, polling places and results.
A majority of Knox County school board members said they support proposed legislation that would allow government agencies, including school systems, to charge residents more to inspect public records.
After the state Capitol thaws out from the snow and ice, one bill lawmakers are expected to take up this session is legislation that would allow undocumented students who graduate from a Tennessee high school to pay in-state tuition at state colleges and universities.
Tennessee lawmakers ended the special legislative session called by Gov. Bill Haslam to consider his health insurance plan for the working poor Wednesday afternoon after a Senate committee killed the plan on a 4-7 vote.