Bill Texts: TN SB0985 | 2019-2020 | 111th General Assembly

Bill Title: As enacted, adds to sentencing considerations available community-based alternatives to confinement and the benefits that imposing such alternatives may provide to the community should be considered when the offense is nonviolent and the defendant is the primary caregiver of a dependent child. - Amends TCA Title 40 and Title 41.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)

Status: (Passed) 2019-05-13 - Pub. Ch. 309 [SB0985 Detail]

Note: Tennessee does not provide sufficient information to determine typical named revision of bills. Therefore only drafts are captured, the highest order draft will always be the current version.

Bill Drafts

Draft (#1)2019-02-06PDFLinkView (#1)


SA0273Not AvailProposedPDFLinkView

Supplemental Documents

Fiscal NoteSB0985Not AvailPDFLinkView
Fiscal MemoFiscal Memo for SA0273 (6928)Not AvailPDFLinkView

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