TN SJR0178 | 2019-2020 | 111th General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 4-0)
Status: Engrossed on May 2 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-05-02 - Engrossed; ready for transmission to House
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [PDF]

Summary

Proposes amendment to remove Article IX, Section 1 of the Constitution of Tennessee, which provides that no minister of the gospel, or priest of any denomination whatever, shall be eligible to a seat in either house of the legislature.

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Title

Proposes amendment to remove Article IX, Section 1 of the Constitution of Tennessee, which provides that no minister of the gospel, or priest of any denomination whatever, shall be eligible to a seat in either house of the legislature.

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-05-02SenateEngrossed; ready for transmission to House
2019-05-02SenateAdopted, Ayes 31, Nays 0
2019-05-01SenatePlaced on Senate Regular Calendar for 5/2/2019
2019-05-01SenatePassed Senate on 2nd Reading
2019-04-30SenatePlaced on Senate Regular Calendar for 5/1/2019
2019-04-30SenatePassed Senate on 1st Reading
2019-04-25SenatePlaced on Senate Regular Calendar for 4/30/2019
2019-04-16SenateRecommended for adoption by Senate State and Local Government Committee, refer Senate Calendar Committee
2019-04-10SenatePlaced on Senate State and Local Government Committee calendar for 4/16/2019
2019-03-19SenateRecommended for adoption by Senate Judiciary Committee, refer Senate State and Local Government Committee
2019-03-13SenatePlaced on Senate Judiciary Committee calendar for 3/19/2019
2019-02-11SenatePassed on Second Consideration, refer to Senate Judiciary Committee
2019-02-07SenateIntroduced, Passed on First Consideration
2019-02-07SenateFiled for introduction

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