TN SB0966 | 2021-2022 | 112th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 10 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-04-13 - Assigned to General Subcommittee of Senate Judiciary Committee
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [PDF]


As introduced, increases the maximum percentage of the sentence imposed by the court that can be reduced by sentence credits from 15 percent to 35 percent for certain offenses and makes other related changes. - Amends TCA Title 39 and Title 40, Chapter 35.

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AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 39 and Title 40, Chapter 35, relative to release eligibility.



2021-04-13SenateAssigned to General Subcommittee of Senate Judiciary Committee
2021-04-07SenatePlaced on Senate Judiciary Committee calendar for 4/13/2021
2021-02-22SenatePassed on Second Consideration, refer to Senate Judiciary Committee
2021-02-11SenateIntroduced, Passed on First Consideration
2021-02-10SenateFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

HB1008 (Crossfiled) 2021-02-22 - Assigned to s/c Criminal Justice Subcommittee


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