Tennessee Code Annotated

Title 62: Professions, Businesses and Trades

Chapter 51: Unlawful Representations

TCA 62-51-101: Posing as being licensed or bonded -- Penalty.

In addition to any other penalty provided by law, it is unlawful for any individual, firm, association or corporation to advertise or otherwise claim to be licensed or bonded to perform any service unless local, state or federal law, in fact, requires licensing or bonding to perform the service, and the person is so licensed or bonded. A violation of this section is a Class A misdemeanor.

History: [Acts 1986, ch. 790, § 1.]