Politician Info
D Janice Bowling (R - TN) JAIL TIME FOR POSSESSION

Holds office State Senate District 16

Candidate in race for State Senate District 16

Biography

Married, three grown children, five grandchildren

Baptist

BS in Elementary Education/Special Education, Auburn University

Former Special Education Teacher in Lee County, Ala.

2nd Vice Chair, Senate Judiciary Committee

Member, Senate Government Operations Committee

Member, Senate Transportation and Safety Committee

Chair, Joint Government Operations Education, Health and General Welfare Subcommittee

Member, Joint Government Operations Judiciary and Government Subcommittee

Position on Marijuana Decriminalization

AGAINST DECRIM

Voted IN FAVOR of stripping Memphis and Nashville ofDecrim. Votes “Aye” on HB0173/SB0173

As enacted, clarifies thatstate law preempts local government enactments with respect to the regulationof and appropriate sanctions for conduct involving drugs and other similarsubstances. 

Position on Medical Marijuana
Supports legal medical marijuana in Tennessee. Link

Contact Janice Bowling

Email: sen.janice.bowling@capitol.tn.gov

Web: http://www.legislature.state.tn.us/senate/members/s16.html

Phone: 615-741-6694

Address

425 5th Avenue North Suite 718 Cordell Hull Building

Nashville, TN 37243

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