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Tennessee Valley Association
Memphis Area Association

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Legislation (Bills) are typically filed by two sponsors. One from the Senate (SB), the other from the House (HB). Both have to be identical and remain identical through the process. If one is amended, the other has to be amended to match.

You can locate bills that have been filed which will specifically affect the real estate industry by following the link above for the Tennessee General Assembly and click the link in the menu for LEGISLATION and then “Browse Bills by Subject” and follow the links to Legislation filed under: Real Estate Agents and Brokers.

Currently there are three bills which all seem to be failing and will not become law. They are:

HB0891 by Pody and SB0751 by Beavers - Real Estate Agents and Brokers - As introduced, exempts certain transactions by limited liability companies from the Tennessee Real Estate Broker License Act of 1973. - Amends TCA Title 48; Title 62 and Title 66.

HB0612 by Kane SB0847 by Briggs  - Real Estate Agents and Brokers - As introduced, requires a seller of residential real property to disclose to the buyer the name and address of the fire department that provides services to the property or that no fire department provides such services, and the cost to obtain such services beyond the payment of property taxes; requires proof of disclosure at or before the closing. - Amends TCA Title 56, Chapter 35; Title 62, Chapter 13 and Title 66.

HB1045 by Matlock SB0370 by Overbey - Real Estate Agents and Brokers - As introduced, deletes the requirement that the executive director of the real estate commission pass the broker's examination. - Amends TCA Title 62, Chapter 13.

REALTORS® Political Action Committee (RPAC) is the REALTORS® organization which supports the lobbying efforts of the REALTORS®. RPAC has promoted the election of pro-REALTOR® candidates across the United States since 1969.

The purpose of RPAC is clear: REALTORS® raise and spend money to elect candidates who understand and support the interests of the Association of REALTORS®.

The money to accomplish this comes from contributions made by REALTORS®. These are not members’ dues. The is money usually contributed by REALTORS® through fundraising campaigns as part of the political process.

 RPAC enables REALTORS® to support candidates that support the issues that are important to their profession and livelihood.

NOTE:
Contributions are not deductible for income tax purposes. Contributions to RPAC are voluntary and are used for political purposes. The amounts indicated are merely guidelines and you may contribute more or less than the suggested amounts. You may refuse to contribute without reprisal and the National Association of REALTORS® or any of its state associations or local boards will not favor or disfavor any member because of the amount contributed. 70% of each contribution is used by your state PAC to support state and local political candidates. Until your state PAC reaches its RPAC goal 30% is sent to National RPAC to support federal candidates and is charged against your limits under 2 U.S.C. 441a; after the state PAC reaches its RPAC goal it may elect to retain your entire contribution for use in supporting state and local candidates.

REALTORS® Political Action Committee

NAR invites local and state REALTOR® associations to participate in REALTOR® Advocacy Month, a celebration from  to demonstrate the importance of advocacy at the national, state and local levels.

May is REALTOR® Advocacy Month