TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Amelia Ferrell Knisely on Feb 1, 2016

Bibles in prison and “fancy eggs” are the focus of the Office of the Repealer during the 2016 legislative session. The Knoxville News Sentinel reports the office suggests eliminating a "fancy fresh egg marketing program" established in 1951; two Republican lawmakers have introduced a bill that would dissolve the program. The office also suggests doing away with an 1829 mandate for providing a Bible to every prison inmate.