Tennessee Intercollegiate State Legislature
Tennessee Intercollegiate State TISL Schedule
KEY TO SCHEDULE

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Central Time Zone

9:30 a.m.-Noon

TISL and AMC3 Registration, State Capitol, Second Floor

Delegates can't check into the hotel until afternoon and should arrive dressed for the Opening Session. You may drop off luggage in the morning at the hotel for storage until check-in. Map of Downtown Nashville

10 a.m.

AMC3 Preliminary Round 0 Cordell Hull Building

Noon

General Assembly convenes
Joint Session
, House Chamber, State Capitol Lt. Gov. Faith Udobong, Rhodes College, Presiding

  • Oath of Office
  • State of the Judiciary, Chief Justice Dustin Dias, University of Tennessee at Knoxville
  • State of TISL, Gov. James Matthew Wyatt, Union University, Jackson
  • Featured speaker: Ms. Elizabeth Millsaps, partner, MillsapsGowan Government Relations. Ms. Millsaps was the first female governor of TISL.

1 p.m.

Legislative Orientation, House Chamber
Training and orientation for committee officers (Chairmen, Vice Chairmen and Secretaries), Senate Chamber
Lobbying Orientation - TBA
Media Orientation - Press Room

1 p.m.

AMC3 Orientation, Cordell Hull Building

2 p.m.

Committee meetings

2 p.m.

AMC3 Preliminary Round 1 Cordell Hull Building

3:30 p.m.
4:30 p.m.

First Legislative Session
Adjourn

3:30 p.m.

AMC3 Preliminary Round 2 Cordell Hull Building

4:30 p.m.

Hotel check-in at DoubleTree Hotel Reservations

6:30 p.m.-8 p.m.

stars2008Tri-Star Social Presented by Middle Tennessee State University
Reception* in honor of Delegates to the General Assembly
Ballroom, DoubleTree Nashville Hotel
Attire: Business Professional

8 p.m.

Late Bills Committee meets to consider bills that replace bills with problematic titles, Brentwood-Franklin Room, DoubleTree Hotel

Friday, November 16, 2018

9 a.m.

Applications for Attorney General Due to the Supreme Court

9 a.m.
10:30 a.m.

Second Legislative Session
Committee meetings

9 a.m.

AMC3 Preliminary Round 3 Cordell Hull Building

10:30 a.m.

AMC3 Preliminary Round 4 Cordell Hull Building

Noon

12:15 p.m.

Lunch (on your own)

Belmont College Of Law Luncheon (Invitations via email; reservation required.)

1:30 p.m.

Third Legislative Session

1:30 p.m.

AMC3 Preliminary Round 5 Cordell Hull Building

3 p.m.

President's Address Dr. Shanna Jackson, President, Nashville State Community College

3:30 p.m.

Third Legislative Session Continues

3:30 p.m.

AMC3 Preliminary Round 6 Cordell Hull Building

6 p.m.

Pizza Supper* Cordell Hull Building

7 p.m.

Fourth Legislative Session
List of designated voters due to Election Commission from Delegation Chair

7 p.m.

Supreme Court interviews candidates for Attorney General Brentwood-Franklin Room at DoubleTree Hotel

8 p.m.
8:15 p.m.

Senate receives nominations for Speaker and Speaker Pro Tem.
House of Representatives receives nominations for Speaker and Speaker Pro Tem

8:30 p.m.
9 p.m.

Joint Session receives nominations for Governor, Secretary of State and State Treasurer
Adjourn

  • Candidates for the Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation will be recognized.

Immediately After Adjournment

Candidates Meeting, Senate Chamber (Nominated candidates for all offices must attend; open to everyone.). Conducted by the Election Commission.

Saturday, November 17, 2018

9 a.m.
 

Fifth Legislative Session Nominated candidates for Speaker and Speaker Pro Tem will preside briefly in their respective houses.

9 a.m.

AMC3 Semifinal Round 1 Old Supreme Court Chamber, Capitol

10:45 a.m.

Joint Session Nominated candidates for Secretary of State and State Treasurer speak after being introduced by a supporter
Fifth Legislative Session Continues

10:30 a.m.

AMC3 Semifinal Round 2 Old Supreme Court Chamber

11:45 p.m.

Lunch* Cordell Hull Building

12:30 p.m.

Deadline to file bills for consideration by the Late Bills Committee

12:30 p.m.

Joint Session Nominated candidates for Governor speak after being introduced by a supporter. Question-and-answer session for nominated gubernatorial candidates follows.

1:30 p.m.

Sixth Legislative Session Nominated candidates for Speaker and Speaker Pro Tem of each house speak after being introduced by a supporter.

2:45 p.m.
3:15 p.m.

Polls Open Second Floor, Capitol
Polls Close

3:15 p.m.

Sixth Legislative Session Continues

3:15 p.m.

AMC3 Semifinal Round 3 Old Supreme Court Chamber

4:30 p.m.

Polls Open Runoff Election

5 p.m.

Polls Close Runoff Election
Sixth Legislative Session Continues

5 p.m.

AMC3 Semifinal Round 4 DoubleTree Hotel, Brentwood-Franklin Room (second floor)

6 p.m.
6:15 p.m.

Adjourn
Late Bills Committee Brentwood-Franklin Room, DoubleTree Hotel

Sunday, November 18, 2018

Check out of hotel before session. Park on Seventh Avenue around Supreme Court Building and State Library and Archives.

9 a.m.

Seventh Legislative Session

9 a.m.

AMC3 Final Round Tennessee Intercollegiate Supreme Court presiding, Tennessee Supreme Court Building

Tennessee Intercollegiate Supreme Court delivers opinions re: AMC3 case

Noon

Adjourn

Noon

Joint Session

  • Recognition of award winners
  • Installation of new officers
  • Inauguration remarks by incoming Governor.
  • Adjourn Sine Die

Brief meeting of newly inaugurated Executive Council, Old Supreme Court Chamber

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