TN HB0277 | 2023-2024 | 113th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Introduced on January 19 2023 - 25% progression
Action: 2023-03-07 - Sponsor(s) Added.
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #2) [PDF]


As introduced, directs TACIR to conduct a study comparing the length of sentences imposed on individuals currently incarcerated with current sentencing guidelines, and identify any disparities between sentences imposed for similar offenses; requires TACIR to submit a report to members of the general assembly by January 1, 2025. - Amends TCA Title 39; Title 40 and Title 41.

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AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 39; Title 40 and Title 41, relative to sentencing.



2023-03-07HouseSponsor(s) Added.
2023-02-21HouseDef. to Summer Study in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
2023-02-15HousePlaced on s/c cal Criminal Justice Subcommittee for 2/21/2023
2023-02-14HouseAction Def. in s/c Criminal Justice Subcommittee to 2/21/2023
2023-02-08HousePlaced on s/c cal Criminal Justice Subcommittee for 2/14/2023
2023-01-24HouseAssigned to s/c Criminal Justice Subcommittee
2023-01-21HouseP2C, ref. to Criminal Justice Committee
2023-01-20HouseIntro., P1C.
2023-01-19HouseFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

SB0941 (Crossfiled) 2023-02-06 - Passed on Second Consideration, refer to Senate Judiciary Committee


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