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SB2568PassAs enacted, establishes requirements regarding the disposition of aborted fetuses and fetal tissue, including reporting requirements and requirements for interim inspections of and certain reporting by facilities where surgical abortions are performe...
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2016-05-02
Pub. Ch. 1003
SB2672PassAs introduced, adds a fourth general sessions court in Rutherford County, the judge of which shall be elected to a six-year initial term in the August 2016 general election, and eight-year terms thereafter, effective upon 2/3 vote of the local legisl...
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2016-05-02
Comp. became Pr. Ch. 40
SB2608PassAs enacted, creates a Class A misdemeanor offense for any person who leases a motor vehicle on or after July 1, 2016, to knowingly install, conceal, or otherwise place an electronic tracking device in or on the motor vehicle without the consent of th...
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2016-05-02
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 860
HB1779PassAs enacted, makes various changes to the offense of stalking, including redefining "course of conduct". - Amends TCA Title 20, Chapter 14; Title 36, Chapter 3, Part 6 and Title 39.
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2016-05-02
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 969
SB2680PassAs introduced, subject to local approval, makes various revisions to the charter of Jamestown, including amending the qualifications of voters, the manner of holding elections, and the administrative organization of the city court. - Amends Chapter 5...
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2016-05-02
Comp. became Pr. Ch. 55
HB1665PassAs enacted, revises eligibility requirements for home school students and students who graduate from an ineligible high school to receive the general assembly merit scholarship. - Amends TCA Section 49-4-916.
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2016-05-02
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 943
SB2377PassAs enacted, requires that attorneys' fees be awarded for state and local government employees when such employees are sued in an individual capacity and are the prevailing party. - Amends TCA Title 29, Chapter 20.
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2016-05-02
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 848
SB1611PassAs enacted, redefines industrial hemp under the Tennessee Right to Farm Act, and revises other provisions of the Act. - Amends TCA Title 39; Title 43 and Chapter 936 of the Public Acts of 2014.
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2016-05-02
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 891
SB0129PassAs enacted, allows stickers for disabled drivers' license plates to be affixed on any license plate, instead of only on new specialty earmarked plates. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 5; Title 6; Title 7; Title 8; Title 54; Title 55 and Title 67.
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2016-05-02
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 840
HB2043PassAs enacted, removes provision whereby a person who provides prayer in lieu of medical or surgical treatment could not be charged with the crime of child abuse, neglect, or endangerment solely for that reason. - Amends TCA Section 39-15-402.
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2016-05-02
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 951
HB2489PassAs enacted, authorizes the state board of education to promulgate rules for the development of a program whereby 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporations may be recognized for the purpose of assisting LEAs through the selection and appointment of qualified v...
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2016-05-02
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 961
SB0407PassAs enacted, specifies that when declining, revoking, or rescinding parole, the board of probation and parole may set the period of time before the prisoner receives another hearing on the same offense or offenses; no period set by the board may excee...
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2016-05-02
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 870
HB1629PassAs enacted, authorizes local governments to enter cooperative purchasing agreements with federal agencies; excludes certain purchases. - Amends TCA Section 12-3-1205.
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2016-05-02
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 935
SB1626PassAs enacted, establishes an online voter registration system beginning July 1, 2017. - Amends TCA Title 2, Chapter 2, Part 1.
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2016-05-02
Pub. Ch. 936
SB2659PassAs introduced, subject to local approval, authorizes the metropolitan council of the metropolitan government of Lynchburg, Moore County to direct the county election commission to conduct an advisory, nonbinding referendum on the question of whether ...
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2016-05-02
Comp. became Pr. Ch. 43
HB1416PassAs enacted, enacts the "Slow Poke Law," which prohibits the operation of vehicles in the left lane of interstates and multilane divided highways, except for passing and other purposes. - Amends TCA Title 55, Chapter 8.
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2016-05-02
Pub. Ch. 842
SB1677PassAs enacted, authorizes a pharmacist to provide hormonal contraceptives according to a valid collaborative pharmacy practice agreement containing a nonpatient-specific prescriptive order and standardized procedures developed and executed by one or mor...
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2016-05-02
Pub. Ch. 942
HB2493PassAs enacted, requires the commissioner of children's services to report annually to the governor, the chief clerk of the senate, and the chief clerk of the house on probation and juvenile justice evidence-based treatment services; requires other repor...
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2016-05-02
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 1005
SB2588PassAs enacted, requires, by January 1, 2017, the district attorney general of each judicial district to establish, or cause to be established, a vulnerable adult protective investigative team (VAPIT). - Amends TCA Title 71, Chapter 6.
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2016-05-02
Pub. Ch. 1006
HB2053PassAs enacted, authorizes the exclusion of residents of correctional institutions from being considered in reapportionment. - Amends TCA Title 5 and Title 41.
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2016-05-02
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 954
SB2374PassAs enacted, revises various provisions governing licensure and certification for barbers and cosmetologists, including redefining "cosmetology" to include shampooing and natural hairstyling. - Amends TCA Title 62, Chapter 3 and Title 62, Chapter 4.
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2016-05-02
Pub. Ch. 991
HB0976PassAs enacted, specifies that a person who authorizes the practice of teledentistry will be deemed to be practicing dentistry and subject to requirements governing dentistry; requires dentists who deliver services using teledentistry to establish protoc...
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2016-05-02
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 918
HB1471PassAs enacted, revises provisions governing permits for movements of overweight and overdimensional vehicles, including permit fees. - Amends TCA Title 55, Chapter 4, Part 4 and Title 55, Chapter 7, Part 2.
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2016-05-02
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 923
SB2371PassAs enacted, creates exemption from eye treatment given to newborns and infants for the minor child of any person who files with the department of health a signed, written statement that the treatment conflicts with the person's religious tenets and p...
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2016-05-02
Pub. Ch. 989
HB1789PassAs enacted, extends, from 180 days to 12 months, the time in which a person granted a permit authorizing a digital billboard has to erect and begin displaying an advertising message before revocation of the permit; allows an extension period of an ad...
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2016-05-02
Pub. Ch. 852
SB1951PassAs enacted, authorizes a soil conservation district and the supervisors of the district, subject to the approval of the commissioner of agriculture, to borrow money for certain purposes. - Amends TCA Section 5-9-106; Title 9, Chapter 21 and Title 43.
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2016-05-02
Pub. Ch. 966
SB2144PassAs enacted, requires the department of safety to report annually to the speakers of the senate and the house and the chairs of the judiciary committee of the senate, civil justice committee of the house, and criminal justice committee of the house, a...
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2016-05-02
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 861
HB2406PassAs enacted, authorizes, in Williamson County, the clerks of special juvenile courts and courts of general sessions having juvenile court jurisdiction to collect $75.00 from any person whose case is adjudicated in various instances; designates the fee...
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2016-05-02
Pub. Ch. 901
SB2675PassAs introduced, subject to local approval, authorizes the appointment of a vice mayor; allows for the mayor to be paid a salary, to be set by ordinance. - Amends Chapter 365 of the Private Acts of 1923; as amended.
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2016-05-02
Comp. became Pr. Ch. 51
HB2025PassAs enacted, authorizes the commissioner of health to complete a comprehensive state oral health plan by January 1, 2017, and to submit the plan to the federal centers for disease control and prevention and to the general assembly. - Amends TCA Title ...
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2016-05-02
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 968
HB2018PassAs enacted, redesignates Historic Rugby from a premier type tourist resort to a historic interpretive center for purposes of consumption of alcohol on premises; removes references to year round in the description of Historic Rugby. - Amends TCA Secti...
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2016-05-02
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 965
HB2126PassAs enacted, revises the provisions governing the dispensing of an opioid or benzodiazepine by a physician practice that provides healthcare services. - Amends TCA Title 63.
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2016-05-02
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 973
HB2421PassAs enacted, encourages TBI to develop an activation card for law enforcement use in connection with the missing citizen alert program to help locate missing citizens who have wandered due to dementia or physical impairment. - Amends TCA Section 38-6-...
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2016-05-02
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 972
SB2238PassAs enacted, lowers the age for receiving a handgun carry permit from 21 years of age to 18 years of age for persons who are an honorably discharged or retired veteran of the U.S. armed forces or a service member on active duty status. - Amends TCA Se...
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2016-05-02
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 903
HB1656PassAs enacted, extends the nursing home assessment by one year; revises certain long-term care provisions. - Amends TCA Title 68 and Title 71.
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2016-05-02
Pub. Ch. 883
SB2497PassAs enacted, enacts the "Course Access Program Act." - Amends TCA Title 49.
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2016-05-02
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 889
SB2666PassAs introduced, subject to local approval, changes the appointment qualifications for city judge; requires the city judge to be appointed by the mayor and confirmed by majority vote of the board of mayor and aldermen; removes state residency requireme...
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2016-05-02
Comp. became Pr. Ch. 44
HB1689PassAs enacted, changes the formula for calculating hearing costs in property tax appeals before the board of equalization; permits the assessment appeals commission to issue a notice rather than a certificate of assessment in certain circumstances; chan...
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2016-05-02
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 938
HB2401PassAs enacted, revises provisions governing liens under the Tennessee Condominium Act of 2008. - Amends TCA Title 66, Chapter 27.
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2016-05-02
Pub. Ch. 866
HB2594PassAs enacted, revises provisions governing penalties imposed on server permit holders for certain violations; requires any employee, representative, or agent of a permittee whose duties include verifying that a person is 21 years of age or older for th...
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2016-05-02
Pub. Ch. 908
SB2093PassAs enacted, enacts the "Public-Private Transportation Act of 2016." - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 6; Title 9; Title 12; Title 54; Title 55; Title 65 and Title 67.
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2016-05-02
Pub. Ch. 975
SB1189PassAs enacted, specifies that marijuana concentrates and oils are included in the definition of marijuana. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 17, Part 4.
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2016-05-02
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 873
SB1891PassAs enacted, releases a surety on a defendant's forfeited bond when the defendant is arrested on a capias and the bond was forfeited after the defendant did not comply with conditions of the bond. - Amends TCA Section 40-11-139.
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2016-05-02
Pub. Ch. 963
HB2646PassAs introduced, subject to local approval, rewrites the city charter. - Amends Chapter 77 of the Private Acts of 1977.
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2016-05-02
Comp. became Pr. Ch. 41
HB2041PassAs enacted, authorizes the Town of Dandridge to levy a privilege tax upon the privilege of occupancy by a 2/3 vote of its governing body. - Amends TCA Title 67, Chapter 4, Part 14.
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2016-05-02
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 933
SB2373PassAs enacted, revises provisions governing coverage of telehealth services. - Amends TCA Section 56-7-1002.
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2016-05-02
Pub. Ch. 990
SB1859PassAs enacted, revises references to criminal offenses in the expunction provisions to conform to changes made to those criminal offenses by the Public Safety Act of 2016. - Amends TCA Title 39 and Title 40.
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2016-05-02
Pub. Ch. 960
SB2671PassAs introduced, subject to local approval, decreases the Clay County board of education from 10 members to five members. - Amends Chapter 330 of the Private Acts of 1947; as amended.
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2016-05-02
Comp. became Pr. Ch. 59
HB0464PassAs enacted, specifies that when declining, revoking, or rescinding parole, the board of probation and parole may set the period of time before the prisoner receives another hearing on the same offense or offenses; no period set by the board may excee...
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2016-05-02
Pub. Ch. 870
HB1922PassAs enacted, creates a task force to identify causes for balance billing and recommend legislative solutions to protect consumers from balance billing by healthcare providers. - Amends TCA Title 8; Title 56; Title 63; Title 68 and Title 71.
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2016-05-02
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 977
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