TN SB0098 | 2021-2022 | 112th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 8 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-01-13 - Passed on Second Consideration, refer to Senate State and Local Government Committee
Pending: Senate State and Local Government Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [PDF]


As introduced, decreases from five days to 10 days the time within which the commissioner is required to report the death of any person in custody to members of the general assembly representing the legislative districts where the deceased person resided at the time of death; adds a requirement that the report include the name of the facility where the death occurred. - Amends TCA Title 4.

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AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 4, relative to oversight of certain governmental entities.



2021-01-13SenatePassed on Second Consideration, refer to Senate State and Local Government Committee
2021-01-12SenateIntroduced, Passed on First Consideration
2021-01-08SenateFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

HB0571 (Crossfiled) 2021-02-10 - P2C, caption bill, held on desk - pending amdt.


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