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New laws going into effect on July 1 in Tennessee

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NASHVILLE, Tenn.--A host of new laws will go into effect July 1 in Tennessee.

See the full list below or CLICK HERE.

Drivers Licenses

HB0222 requires a person to show proof of U.S. citizenship, proof they are a lawful permanent resident, or they are authorized to be in the country in order to obtain a Tennessee driver's license.

Sexually Oriented Businesses

HB1701 imposes a $2.00 tax on a sexually oriented business for each customer who enters the establishment. The taxes will allocated to the general fund with the intent of using the funds for programs that help victims of sex trafficking. The tax would be repealed in the year 2021.

Milk

HB2152 will make it easier for consumers to buy local by authorizing the labeling of any milk made in the state to be labeled "Local Tennessee Milk."

Bounty Hunters

HB2039 requires bounty hunters to wear clothing clearly identifying themselves with the words "bounty hunter" any time they are working as a bounty hunter.

Fentanyl

SB1787 allows for an individual distributing fentanyl or carfentanil illegally or in combination with other drugs to be charged with second degree murder if a person who takes the drug dies.


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