The purpose of this survey is to gain perspective on federal and state regulations that are burdensome to Tennessee businesses. Please note that "burdensome," in the context of this survey, is defined as an unreasonable rule or regulation which limits, restricts, or hinders the normal course of business. This survey is for informational purposes only and will be used to assess the state's regulatory system. This survey is anonymous.
You are encouraged to be as detailed as possible in answering this survey. Answers will be most helpful if they include: (i) references to a specific rule or regulation (including rule or regulation number); (ii) the federal or state department charged with overseeing compliance for each rule or regulation referenced; and (iii) the approximate cost and/or man hours required to comply with each rule or regulation referenced.
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1) Please specify any State of Tennessee rules or regulations that are burdensome to businesses and that you believe should be repealed or modified.
2) Please specify any antiquated, duplicative, or outdated State of Tennessee rules or regulations that are burdensome to businesses and that you believe should be eliminated.
3) Please specify any State of Tennessee departmental procedures or enforcement processes that are burdensome to businesses and how these procedures and/or processes could be improved.
4) Please specify the most burdensome federal regulations and/or regulatory processes.