Governor calls special session Aug. 10 to focus on COVID-19 lawsuits

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 03, 2020 5:52 PM CT | Published: August 03, 2020 3:17 PM CT

Gov. Bill Lee Monday, Aug. 3, called a special legislative session for Aug. 10 at which legislators will focus on adopting COVID-19 liability immunity legislation designed to protect small businesses and schools from an outbreak of coronavirus lawsuits.

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Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard is a Nashville-based reporter with more than 30 years of journalism experience as a writer, editor and columnist covering the state Legislature and Tennessee politics for The Daily Memphian.


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