State Senate rejects House version of police residency requirement bill

By , Daily Memphian Updated: March 08, 2022 6:14 AM CT | Published: March 07, 2022 7:04 PM CT

The Senate last year approved a statewide ban on residency requirements, making an exception for Hamilton County. But last month, the House passed an inverted version, allowing them everywhere except Memphis.


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Ian Round is The Daily Memphian’s state government reporter. He came to Tennessee from Maryland where he reported on local politics for Baltimore Brew. He earned a Master of Journalism degree from the University of Maryland in December 2019.


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