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AIA Tennessee Policy Positions

Licensure Requirements – A&E

Licensure Requirements – Architects & Engineers (SB1504 / HB1517) STATUS: Bill Did Not Pass House/Senate – Dead for 2014 Sponsored by Senator Mark Green & Rep. John Tidwell

Synopsis:This bill clarifies statutory requirements for licensure to ensure that a duly licensed architect or engineer who is performing normal architectural and engineering services within the architect’s


SBC Requirements for Submission of Plans

State Building Commission – Requirements for Submission of Plans (SB1653 / HB1951) STATUS: House Passed – Did Not Pass Senate – Dead for 2014 Sponsored by Senator Ken Yager & Rep. Bill Sanderson

Synopsis: The bill amends current TCA 4-15-102(b) to allow contracts to be executed before final completion and approval of design documents where approval