Tn Gov Bill Lee Issues Executive Order No. 27

Tn Gov Lee Issues Executive Order No. 27
Posted on 04/14/2020
Tn Gov Bill Lee Issues Executive Order No. 27On Monday, April 13th, Tn Governor Bill Lee issued Executive Order No. 27 extending the 'stay at home' order until April 30, 2020. Here is an excerpt from this order:

I, Bill Lee, Governor of the State of Tennessee, by virtue of the power and authority vested in me by the Tennessee Constitution and other applicable law, do hereby declare that a state of emergency continues to exist in Tennessee, and order the extension of the provisions of Executive Order Nos. 17, 21, 22, and 23 until 11:59 p.m., Central Daylight Time, on April 30, 2020, and, to implement this extension, more specifically order the following:

Effective immediately, Paragraph No. 7 of Executive Order No. 17, dated March 22, 2020, is hereby deleted and the following language is substituted instead:

7. This Order shall be effective and enforceable at 12:01 a.m., Central Daylight Time, on March 23, 2020, and shall remain in effect until 11:59 p.m., Central Daylight Time, on April 30, 2020, at which time the suspension of any state laws and rules and the other provisions of this Order shall cease and be of no further force or effect.

Effective immediately, Paragraph No. 15 of Executive Order No. 22, dated March 30, 2020, is hereby deleted and the following language is substituted instead:

15. Term and effective date. This Order shall be effective and enforceable at 11:59 p.m., Central Daylight Time, on March 31, 2020, and shall remain in effect until 11:59 p.m., Central Daylight Time, on April 30, 2020, at which time the suspension of any state laws and rules and the other provisions of this Order shall cease and be of no further force or effect.

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