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Conveyance of Real or Personal Property Among Public Agencies Summary

Reference Number: MTAS-2045
Reviewed Date: 07/31/2020

Any municipality or other public agency or agencies may convey or transfer real or personal property to any other public agency or agencies by contract, regardless of any requirements in any budget or purchasing act. The transferring municipality is not required to declare the property surplus prior to the transfer. The receiving public agency or agencies must use the conveyed property for a public purpose. In addition, the governing body of every public agency involved in the conveyance or transfer must agree that the terms and conditions are appropriate.

The T.C.A. citation for this topic is T.C.A. § 12-9-110.