Emergency Rules Filing Form SS-7040

How to File Rules & Notices


Download and fill out the appropriate form then print copies of rules or 3 copies of hearing notices. Attach an additional redlined copy of rule amendments per Public Chapter 741 (2008) and Public Chapter 566 (2009). Copies of the entire rule chapter are no longer necessary. For more information, go to 1360-01-02 Filing Rules.

2. Get the appropriate signatures on all copies, then submit to the Attorney General’s Office for review.

Once a signed copy is returned from the Attorney General's office, submit all copies and a digital file on CD to:

Department of State, Division of Publications, 312 Rosa L. Parks Avenue, 8th Floor William Snodgrass Tennessee Tower

4. A signed copy will be returned to your agency.
5. Upon receipt and acceptance of the filing, the Division of Publications will determine the effective date.

For any questions, contact 615-741-2650 or publications.information@tn.gov