TN HB0233 | 2021-2022 | 112th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 19 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-02-10 - Assigned to s/c Children & Family Affairs Subcommittee
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [PDF]


As introduced, deletes statutes on marriage licensing and ceremonies; limits the jurisdiction of circuit courts and chancery courts in cases involving the definition of common law marriage to the principles of common law marriage. - Amends TCA Title 8; Title 10; Title 16; Title 36; Title 39; Title 67 and Title 68.

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AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 8; Title 10; Title 16; Title 36; Title 39; Title 67 and Title 68, relative to marriage.



2021-02-10HouseAssigned to s/c Children & Family Affairs Subcommittee
2021-02-10HouseP2C, ref. to Civil Justice Committee
2021-02-08HouseIntro., P1C.
2021-01-19HouseFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

SB0562 (Crossfiled) 2021-02-11 - Passed on Second Consideration, refer to Senate Judiciary Committee


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