TN HB1008 | 2021-2022 | 112th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 10 2021 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2021-02-22 - Assigned to s/c Criminal Justice Subcommittee
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [PDF]


As introduced, increases the maximum percentage of the sentence imposed by the court that can be reduced by sentence credits from 15 percent to 35 percent for certain offenses and makes other related changes. - Amends TCA Title 39 and Title 40, Chapter 35.

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AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 39 and Title 40, Chapter 35, relative to release eligibility.



2021-02-22HouseAssigned to s/c Criminal Justice Subcommittee
2021-02-22HouseP2C, ref. to Criminal Justice Committee
2021-02-11HouseIntro., P1C.
2021-02-10HouseFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

SB0966 (Crossfiled) 2021-04-13 - Assigned to General Subcommittee of Senate Judiciary Committee


Tennessee State Sources

Bill Comments 750