2010 Tennessee Code
Title 7 - Consolidated Governments
Chapter 3 - Metropolitan GovernmentOperation and Powers
Part 5 - Violation of Ordinances, Laws and Regulations
7-3-505 - Failure to produce identification Arrest Release Bond.
7-3-505. Failure to produce identification Arrest Release Bond.
When any police or peace officer of a metropolitan government or any employee of a metropolitan government authorized to enforce ordinances, laws or regulations of the metropolitan government or charged with the duty to serve civil or criminal process, asks the violator for identification for the purpose of issuing a citation or civil warrant to that person, the failure to produce or give such identification shall be grounds for the violator to be arrested by an officer authorized to make arrests pursuant to title 40, chapter 7. In such event, the violator shall be arrested, transported to the police station or jail, booked, photographed and fingerprinted for identification purposes and, thereafter, shall be served with the citation or civil warrant and released from custody without being required to post a bond.
[Acts 1993, ch. 335, § 5.]
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