TNIADA is the only state association representing the collective interests of independent car dealers in Tennessee. TNIADA staff and its seasoned lobbyists enjoy key relationships with state agencies and state legislative leadership that impact the policies that affect used car dealers. The collective clout of TNIADA and its members enables independent dealers to speak with one strong, unified voice. TNIADA legislative and regulatory advocacy on behalf of its members has a history of accomplishments and legislative successes over the years. TNIADA keeps its members informed year-round on legislative regulatory issues so they can get involved at the grassroots level and effect positive outcomes for the industry. We strongly encourage you to get involved today.
General TNIADA Legislative Policies
TNIADA supports legislative changes that improve and enhance the dealer licensing process and promote honesty and fair dealing while protecting Tennessee dealers from unfair competition from unlicensed individuals.
TNIADA opposes unnecessary regulation that creates paperwork and manpower burdens on law-abiding dealers without providing corresponding benefits to the industry and the public.
TNIADA supports measures that enhance government efficiency and maximize benefits to Tennessee citizens and the industry at the lowest cost.
TNIADA supports measures that increase enforcement efforts against those who operate in the industry illegally, unlicensed, and who defraud dealers and the public.
TNIADA supports measures that increase enforcement of current laws.
TNIADA opposes any measure that would impede the ability of a dealer to operate a lawful business while providing affordable and reliable transportation to hard working Tennessean's who otherwise may not be able to obtain transportation to go back and forth to work.
TNIADA supports any measure that encourages the American system of free enterprise.