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These resources – like the public health crisis itself – are constantly evolving and are only current as to the date of publication. This page was last updated on June 9, 2020.

For more up-to-date information on the relief programs available in Tennessee, we recommend that you visit the state's COVID-19 Resource website

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Description of Program and Relief

Notice of Ability to File Liens on Vehicles with Secretary of State in Light of COVID-19

In light of COVID-19, the Governor of Tennessee passed an executive order which allows for the recordation of an interest in financed vehicles with the Secretary of State while county offices are closed.

Government or Lead Agency

Office of the Governor of Tennessee

Dates Available

Effective immediately.

Eligibility Requirements/Restrictions


Application Deadlines (If Applicable)


List of Additional Information

Please click here to read the Governor’s order.

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