TN HB1602 | 2023-2024 | 113th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 41-23)
Status: Passed on March 26 2024 - 100% progression
Action: 2024-03-26 - Comp. became Pub. Ch. 565
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


As enacted, requires a video or audio recording to be made of any interrogation of a child who has been taken into custody on suspicion that the child committed a delinquent act or unruly conduct unless a technical issue with the equipment or exigent circumstances prevent the recording. - Amends TCA Title 37.

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AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 37, relative to the interrogation of juveniles.



2024-03-26 Comp. became Pub. Ch. 565
2024-03-04HouseSponsor(s) Added.
2024-03-04HouseComp. SB subst.
2024-02-29HouseH. Placed on Regular Calendar for 3/4/2024
2024-02-28HousePlaced on cal. Calendar & Rules Committee for 2/29/2024
2024-02-22HouseSponsor(s) Added.
2024-02-21HouseSponsor(s) Added.
2024-02-13HouseRec. for pass; ref to Calendar & Rules Committee
2024-02-09HouseSponsor(s) Added.
2024-02-07HousePlaced on cal. Criminal Justice Committee for 2/13/2024
2024-02-06HouseRec. for pass by s/c ref. to Criminal Justice Committee
2024-01-31HousePlaced on s/c cal Criminal Justice Subcommittee for 2/6/2024
2024-01-30HouseAction Def. in s/c Criminal Justice Subcommittee to 2/6/2024
2024-01-29HouseSponsor(s) Added.
2024-01-24HousePlaced on s/c cal Criminal Justice Subcommittee for 1/30/2024
2024-01-10HouseAssigned to s/c Criminal Justice Subcommittee
2024-01-10HouseP2C, ref. to Criminal Justice Committee
2024-01-09HouseIntro., P1C.
2023-11-07HouseFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

SB1577 (Crossfiled) 2024-03-26 - Effective date(s) 07/01/2024


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