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Read about legislative bills that we are tracking through the Tennessee General Assembly that relate to religious liberty, including bills about businesses and the political involvement of churches.

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Political Involvement of Churches (SB 403 / HB 609)

BILL SUMMARY Exempts churches and religious organizations from the requirements applicable to Political Action Committees (PACs) when spending funds in favor or opposition to ballot measures related to morality, such as alcohol, drugs, abortion, marriage, or gambling. BILL ANALYSIS Important … Continue reading

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Business Protection Act (SB 127 / HB 54)

BILL SUMMARY Also known as the Business Protection Act, this bill prohibits discriminatory action by state and local government officials against businesses on the basis of the business’ internal personnel policies, provided they are in compliance with state and federal … Continue reading