Press release from the Tennessee Department of General Services; August 24, 2012:
On Wednesday, August 22, 2012, the Department of General Services filed formal rules with the Secretary of State’s Office governing procedures for public usage of the War Memorial Plaza and Courtyard. The Department conducted a public hearing on the proposed rules and solicited public comment on April 16, 2012. The rules establish certain guidelines for public use of the War Memorial Plaza and Courtyard, also clarifying that citizens’ freedom of expression shall not be restricted.
The rules have an effective date of November 20, 2012.
Link to rules – http://www.tn.gov/sos/rules_filings/08-17-12.pdf