2019 Tennessee Code
Title 39 - Criminal Offenses
Chapter 17 - Offenses Against Public Health, Safety and Welfare
Part 17 - Child Curfew
§ 39-17-1703. Applicability upon adoption of part.

Universal Citation: TN Code § 39-17-1703 (2019)
  • (a) This part shall apply upon the adoption of a resolution or ordinance by a two-thirds (⅔) vote of the appropriate legislative body of any:

    • (1) County having a population of not less than eight hundred ninety-seven thousand four hundred (897,400) nor more than eight hundred ninety-seven thousand five hundred (897,500), according to the 2000 federal census or any subsequent federal census;

    • (2) County having a population of not less than twenty-eight thousand one hundred (28,100) nor more than twenty-eight thousand two hundred (28,200), according to the 2000 federal census or any subsequent federal census; or

    • (3) Municipality in any county referenced in subdivision (a)(1) or (a)(2).

  • (b) Section 39-17-1702 shall not apply to a municipality that has a more stringent curfew ordinance.

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