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Hargett Applauds Sports Agent Bill (that he drafted)

Secretary of State Tre Hargett applauded members of the Tennessee General Assembly for approving legislation that is aimed at cracking down on unscrupulous sports agents.
“It isn’t widely known, but the State of Tennessee does play a role in regulating the activities of sports agents who operate in our state,” Secretary Hargett said. “This legislation makes several important changes that should provide greater protection for student athletes, universities and their fans. I applaud Sen. Jim Tracy and Rep. Joe Carr, the legislation’s primary sponsors, as well as all of the other members of the General Assembly who supported these reforms.”

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