TN SB0828 | 2021-2022 | 112th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 3-0)
Status: Passed on May 18 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-05-18 - Comp. became Pub. Ch. 348
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


As enacted, requires that disposition of remains from a surgical abortion performed at an abortion facility be by burial or cremation; requires the department of health to promulgate certain rules and forms; and makes certain other changes regarding the disposition of fetal remains. - Amends TCA Title 37, Chapter 10; Title 39; Title 62, Chapter 5 and Title 68.

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AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 37, Chapter 10; Title 39; Title 62, Chapter 5 and Title 68, relative to abortion.


Roll Calls


2021-05-18 Comp. became Pub. Ch. 348
2021-04-21SenateSponsor(s) Added.
2021-04-21SenateCompanion House Bill substituted
2021-04-19SenatePlaced on Senate Regular Calendar for 4/21/2021
2021-04-19SenateSenate Reset on calendar for 4/21/2021
2021-04-16SenatePlaced on Senate Regular Calendar for 4/19/2021
2021-04-07SenateRecommended for passage with amendment/s, refer to Senate Calendar Committee Ayes 7, Nays 2 PNV 0
2021-04-06SenateAction deferred in Senate Judiciary Committee to 4/7/2021
2021-04-06SenatePlaced on Senate Judiciary Committee calendar for 4/7/2021
2021-03-31SenatePlaced on Senate Judiciary Committee calendar for 4/6/2021
2021-02-11SenatePassed on Second Consideration, refer to Senate Judiciary Committee
2021-02-10SenateIntroduced, Passed on First Consideration
2021-02-09SenateFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

HB1181 (Crossfiled) 2021-05-18 - Effective date(s) 05/06/2021; 07/01/2021


Tennessee State Sources

Bill Comments