Nov 06, 2018
Jan 05, 2018 - Apr 05, 2018
The Tennessee State House of Representatives is the lower house of the bicameral Tennessee State Legislature. The House has 99 members, who each represent one district, which results in about 64,102 constituents per representative. Primary responsibilities of a house representative include, developing budget packages, making taxation decisions, passing legislation, allocating spending, and redistricting in collaboration with other house members and the state senate. Additionally, the house has the exclusive authority to impeach state officials, who will then be tried by the senate. A house member serves a two-year term, with no limit on the number of terms served. The salary of the position is $7,200 per year in addition to a per diem of $190 for every day in session.
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Tennessee Secretary of State, 312 Rosa L Parks Ave #6, Nashville, TN, 37243, US