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Preparing for the General Assembly

Here's what you and your delegation can do to start the General Assembly more effectively:

Register Early

All registration is online. Incentives for early registration. Registration

Learn about TISL

Write a Bill

Every Senator and Representative should write and introduce at least one bill. How to Draft a Bill

Learn the Rules of Order

Senate and House of Representative sessions are governed by the TISL Rules of Order. Intro to ParliPro

Attend a Regional Workshop

Regional workshops in East, Middle and West Tennessee will help you prepare for the General Assembly. Workshop Information

Suggested Attire

A coat and tie are recommended for men and comparable business attire for women.

Senate Chamber
Senate Chamber, State Capitol The TISL Senate meets here.

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