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Liquor by the Drink Petition

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Reviewed Date: October 03, 2017

Original Author: 
Darden, Ron
Date of Material: 
Sep 16, 2010


Subjects:
Alcoholic beverages--Forms
Elections--Initiatives and referendums

Liquor by the Drink Petition

Summary: 
Liquor by the drink petitions must include the address of the election commission to which it is addressed.

Knowledgebase-Liquor by the Drink Petition

To: The___________, County Election Commission
[Local Address]
[City Name], Tennessee [Zip Code]

PETITION

We, registered voters of the City of [City Name], Tennessee, do hereby request the holding of a local option election to authorize liquor by the drink as provided by law.

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NOTE: This petition must have the number of names equal to 10% of the people who voted in the most recent Gubernatorial election. If the county election commission receives the necessary petition requesting the referendum not less than 45 days before the date on which an election is scheduled to be held, except for referenda scheduled to be held with the regular November general election which shall be held pursuant to TCA 2-3-204, the county election commission shall include the referendum question contained in subsection (b) on the ballot. TCA 57-3-106 (c).

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