TN HB1873 | 2019-2020 | 111th General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Introduced on January 23 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-01-29 - Assigned to s/c Children & Families Subcommittee
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [PDF]

Summary

As introduced, allows a court to issue an emergency protection order upon a finding that a person poses an imminent risk of harm to the person or others if allowed to purchase or possess a firearm; authorizes a family member, household member, intimate partner, or law enforcement officer to petition for such an order. - Amends TCA Title 36 and Title 39.

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Title

As introduced, allows a court to issue an emergency protection order upon a finding that a person poses an imminent risk of harm to the person or others if allowed to purchase or possess a firearm; authorizes a family member, household member, intimate partner, or law enforcement officer to petition for such an order. - Amends TCA Title 36 and Title 39.

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History

DateChamberAction
2020-01-29HouseAssigned to s/c Children & Families Subcommittee
2020-01-29HouseP2C, ref. to Judiciary
2020-01-27HouseIntro., P1C.
2020-01-23HouseFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

SB1807 (Crossfiled) 2020-01-27 - Passed on Second Consideration, refer to Senate Judiciary Committee

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