DMC Corp v. Shriver , 224 Tenn. 664 (1970)

DMC Corp v. Shriver

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The Tennessee Supreme Court held that a proper bill has both a title and text. The text of the anti-pyramid law was added after the bill had been read twice in the senate, but before final passage. However, the state statutes required both a title and text to be defined as a bill. Therefore, the bill was improperly passed and the law is invalid.

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Published In: Civil Procedure Updates, MLM / Direct Sales Updates, MLM Consulting / Network Marketing Updates

Reference Info:State, 6th Circuit, Tennessee | United States

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