Politician Info
C Raumesh Akbari (D - TN) MEDICAL USE

Holds office State Senate District 29


Born April 14, 1984




B.A. Washington University in St. Louis, 2006

J.D. St. Louis University School of Law, 2009

Member, House Criminal Justice Committee

Member, House Criminal Justice Subcommittee

Member, House Education Administration & Planning Committee

Member, House Ethics Committee

Member, House Ethics Subcommittee

Position on Marijuana Decriminalization

In favor. 

Voted "Noe" on HB0173 

A bill that stripped Memphis and Nashville of their local decrim ordinance. 


 As enacted, clarifies that state law preempts local government enactments with respect to the regulation of and appropriate sanctions for conduct involving drugs and other similar substances. 

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Contact Raumesh Akbari

Email: Sen.Raumesh.Akbari@capitol.tn.gov

Web: http://www.capitol.tn.gov/senate/members/s29.html

Phone: 615-741-1767


425 John Lewis Way North Suite 764 Cordell Hull Building

Nashville, TN 37243

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