TN HB0283 | 2019-2020 | 111th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 71-22)
Status: Passed on May 1 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-05-01 - Pub. Ch. 211
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


As enacted, increases the punishment for a conviction of aggravated rape of a child from "15 to 60 years in prison and a fine of up to $50,000" to "life in prison without the possibility of parole." - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 13 and Title 40, Chapter 35.

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As enacted, increases the punishment for a conviction of aggravated rape of a child from "15 to 60 years in prison and a fine of up to $50,000" to "life in prison without the possibility of parole." - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 13 and Title 40, Chapter 35.


Rep. Mary Littleton [R]Rep. Clay Doggett [R]Rep. Michael Curcio [R]Rep. Mike Carter [R]
Rep. Debra Moody [R]Rep. Kent Calfee [R]Rep. Terri Lynn Weaver [R]Rep. Robin Smith [R]
Rep. Patsy Hazlewood [R]Rep. Esther Helton-Haynes [R]Rep. Dan Howell [R]Rep. Jason Potts [D]
Rep. Pat Marsh [R]Rep. Thomas Tillis [R]Rep. John DeBerry [D]Rep. Johnny Garrett [R]
Rep. Bill Sanderson [R]Rep. Andy Holt [R]Rep. Sam Whitson [R]Rep. Dennis Powers [R]
Rep. Sabi Kumar [R]Rep. James Van Huss [R]Rep. Tim Rudd [R]Rep. Rick Staples [D]
Rep. Bill Beck [D]Rep. Bob Ramsey [R]Rep. John Windle [D]Rep. Jerry Sexton [R]
Rep. Rick Eldridge [R]Rep. Justin Lafferty [R]Rep. Larry Miller [D]Rep. Bill Dunn [R]
Rep. John Holsclaw [R]Rep. Harold Love [D]Rep. Joe Towns [D]Rep. Karen Camper [D]
Rep. Mark White [R]Rep. Paul Sherrell [R]Rep. Brandon Ogles [R]Rep. Bruce Griffey [R]
Rep. Bud Hulsey [R]Rep. David Byrd [R]Rep. Cameron Sexton [R]Rep. William Lamberth [R]
Rep. Ron Travis [R]Rep. Jason Zachary [R]Rep. Scott Cepicky [R]Rep. Dale Carr [R]
Rep. Dave Wright [R]Rep. Jerome Moon [R]Rep. Lowell Russell [R]Rep. Jeremy Faison [R]
Rep. Timothy Hill [R]Rep. Jay Reedy [R]Rep. Gary Hicks [R]Rep. Mark Hall [R]
Rep. Rush Bricken [R]Rep. Glen Casada [R]Rep. Chris Todd [R]Rep. Bryan Terry [R]
Rep. Jason Powell [D]Rep. Gloria Johnson [D]Rep. Jim Coley [R]Rep. Jason Hodges [D]
Rep. Iris Rudder [R]Rep. Kevin Vaughan [R]Rep. Johnny Shaw [D]Rep. Mark Cochran [R]
Rep. Antonio Parkinson [D]Rep. Ryan Williams [R]Rep. Kirk Haston [R]Rep. John Crawford [R]
Rep. Curtis Halford [R]Rep. Clark Boyd [R]Rep. John Ragan [R]Rep. Matthew Hill [R]
Rep. Curtis Johnson [R]Rep. David Hawk [R]Sen. London Lamar [D]Rep. Vincent Dixie [D]
Rep. Bob Freeman [D]Rep. Charlie Baum [R]Rep. Andrew Farmer [R]Rep. Kelly Keisling [R]
Rep. Darren Jernigan [D]Rep. Tom Leatherwood [R]Rep. Chris Hurt [R]Rep. Bo Mitchell [D]
Rep. Martin Daniel [R]Rep. Dwayne Thompson [D]Rep. Mike Sparks [R]Rep. John Clemmons [D]
Rep. G.A. Hardaway [D]

Roll Calls

2019-04-08 - Senate - FLOOR VOTE: Third Consideration (Y: 30 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-05-01 Pub. Ch. 211
2019-05-01 Effective date(s) 07/01/2019
2019-04-23 Signed by Governor.
2019-04-16HouseTransmitted to Governor for his action.
2019-04-15SenateSigned by Senate Speaker
2019-04-11HouseSigned by H. Speaker
2019-04-10HouseEnrolled; ready for sig. of H. Speaker.
2019-04-08SenatePassed Senate, Ayes 31, Nays 0
2019-04-08SenateAmendment withdrawn. (Amendment 1 - SA0210)
2019-04-08SenateSenate substituted House Bill for companion Senate Bill.
2019-04-04SenateReceived from House, Passed on First Consideration
2019-04-02HouseEngrossed; ready for transmission to Sen.
2019-04-01HousePassed H., as am., Ayes 90, Nays 1, PNV 2
2019-04-01HouseH. adopted am. (Amendment 1 - HA0129)
2019-03-28HouseH. Placed on Regular Calendar for 4/1/2019
2019-03-27HousePlaced on cal. Calendar & Rules Committee for 3/28/2019
2019-03-20HouseRec. for pass. if am., ref. to Calendar & Rules Committee
2019-03-13HousePlaced on cal. Judiciary for 3/20/2019
2019-03-13HouseRec. for pass by s/c ref. to Judiciary
2019-03-06HousePlaced on s/c cal Criminal Justice Subcommittee for 3/13/2019
2019-02-01HouseAssigned to s/c Criminal Justice Subcommittee
2019-01-31HouseP2C, ref. to Judiciary
2019-01-30HouseIntro., P1C.
2019-01-29HouseFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

SB0290 (Crossfiled) 2019-05-01 - Comp. became Pub. Ch. 211


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