TN HB0055 | 2021-2022 | 112th General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)
Status: Introduced on January 4 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-02-25 - Placed on cal. Criminal Justice Committee for 3/3/2021
Pending: House Criminal Justice Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [PDF]

Summary

As introduced, enacts the "Spencer Bristol Act," which increases the penalty for evading arrest that results in the serious bodily injury of a law enforcement officer to a Class C felony and evading arrest that results in the death of a law enforcement officer to a Class A felony. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 16, Part 6.

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Title

AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 39, Chapter 16, Part 6, relative to evading arrest.

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History

DateChamberAction
2021-02-25HousePlaced on cal. Criminal Justice Committee for 3/3/2021
2021-02-24HouseRec. for pass; ref to Criminal Justice Committee
2021-02-17HousePlaced on s/c cal Criminal Justice Subcommittee for 2/24/2021
2021-01-27HouseAssigned to s/c Criminal Justice Subcommittee
2021-01-13HouseRef. to Criminal Justice Committee
2021-01-13HouseP2C held on desk.
2021-01-12HouseIntro., P1C.
2021-01-04HouseFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

SB0129 (Crossfiled) 2021-01-15 - Passed on Second Consideration, refer to Senate Judiciary Committee

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