- Tennessee Public Records Act, Tenn. Code Ann Sections 10-7-501 et seq.
- Tennessee Open Meetings Act, Tenn. Code Ann. Section 8-44-101 et seq.
- Office of Open Records Counsel, Tenn. Code Ann. Section 8-4-601 et seq.
- Public Chapter 1179, Acts of 2008
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