TN SB0568 | 2023-2024 | 113th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 13 2023 - 50% progression
Action: 2023-03-16 - Rcvd. from S., held on H. desk.
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [PDF]


As introduced, allows a court in a divorce or annulment action to provide for the ownership or joint ownership of any pet or companion animal owned by the parties, taking into consideration the well-being of the animal. - Amends TCA Title 36, Chapter 4.

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AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 36, Chapter 4, relative to domestic relations.


Roll Calls

2023-03-13 - Senate - FLOOR VOTE: Motion to Adopt (Y: 33 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-03-07 - Senate - SENATE JUDICIARY COMMITTEE: Recommended for passage, refer to Senate Calendar Committee (Y: 8 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2023-03-16HouseRcvd. from S., held on H. desk.
2023-03-13SenateSponsor(s) Added.
2023-03-13SenateEngrossed; ready for transmission to House
2023-03-13SenatePassed Senate, Ayes 33, Nays 0
2023-03-10SenatePlaced on Senate Consent Calendar 2 for 3/13/2023
2023-03-07SenateRecommended for passage, refer to Senate Calendar Committee
2023-03-01SenatePlaced on Senate Judiciary Committee calendar for 3/7/2023
2023-01-30SenatePassed on Second Consideration, refer to Senate Judiciary Committee
2023-01-26SenateIntroduced, Passed on First Consideration
2023-01-25SenateFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

HB0467 (Crossfiled) 2023-03-21 - Failed in s/c Children & Family Affairs Subcommittee of Civil Justice Committee


Tennessee State Sources

Bill Comments