TN Legislation | 2017-2018 | 110th General Assembly | Engrossed

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SB0641EngrossAs introduced, allows voters residing within an area annexed by a municipality to petition the county election commission to hold an election to deannex such territory; specifies the taxes that may continue to be levied on a deannexed area; prohibits...
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2017-05-11
Engrossed; ready for transmission to House
HB0711EngrossAs introduced, allows the respondent to an ex parte order of protection to waive the right to a hearing on the order within 15 days of issuance if the respondent acknowledges that the ex parte order will remain in effect until the hearing is held and...
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2017-05-10
Held on desk.
HB0671EngrossAs introduced, authorizes certain members of a board of public utilities to serve as a member of a county election commission; prescribes the process for certifying new voting systems for use in this state. - Amends TCA Section 2-1-112 and Section 2-...
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2017-05-10
Reset on cal. for first Message Calendar of 2018
HB0016EngrossAs introduced, authorizes members of the general assembly and political campaign committees to fundraise during a recess in even-numbered years if the general assembly adjourns before May 15 for a period of not less than 10 calendar days, Sundays exc...
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2017-05-10
Reset on Message cal. for 2018
SB0558EngrossAs introduced, enacts the "Tom Cronan Physical Education Act" to require all public elementary school students to participate in a physical education class at least two times per full calendar week. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 1; Title 49, Chapter...
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2017-05-09
Sponsor(s) Added.
HB0432EngrossAs introduced, revises certain reckless endangerment provisions; establishes enhanced punishment for acts constituting "community terrorism." - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 13.
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2017-05-09
Received from House, Passed on First Consideration
HB0841EngrossAs introduced, enacts the "K-12 Block Grant Act," which distributes block grants to each LEA to improve the quality of education; appropriates $250 million from excess state tax revenues over collected in fiscal years 2015-2016 and 2016-2017 for K-12...
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2017-05-09
Received from House, Passed on First Consideration
SB1302EngrossAs introduced, requires the department of children's services to develop instructional guidelines for child safety training programs for members of professions that frequently deal with children who may be at risk of abuse; requires certain licensing...
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2017-05-09
Re-ref. Finance, Ways & Means Committee
HB0362EngrossAs introduced, prohibits the department from issuing any permit that has not first been reviewed by the general assembly in the same manner as a rule under the Uniform Administrative Procedures Act. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 11; Title 59; Title 60;...
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2017-05-09
Received from House, Passed on First Consideration
HB0392EngrossAs introduced, authorizes LEAs, directly or by contract, to install, operate, or maintain cameras on the outside of school buses to record vehicles unlawfully passing stopped school buses; allows persons cited to pay the fine out of court; imposes ad...
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2017-05-09
Received from House, Passed on First Consideration
HB1020EngrossAs introduced, enacts the "Short-Term Rental Unit Act" and revises other provisions concerning short-term rentals, including taxation. - Amends TCA Title 5; Title 6; Title 7; Title 13; Title 56; Title 62; Title 66; Title 67 and Title 68.
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2017-05-09
Received from House, Passed on First Consideration
HB1320EngrossAs introduced, enacts the "Long-Acting Birth Control Information Act." - Amends TCA Title 8; Title 63; Title 68 and Title 71.
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2017-05-08
Received from House, Passed on First Consideration
HB0441EngrossAs introduced, authorizes the BEP to provide funding that allows all first time teachers in the state to receive $500 for classroom instructional supplies. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 3.
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2017-05-08
Received from House, Passed on First Consideration
HJR0031EngrossSupports U.S. statehood for Puerto Rico.
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2017-05-08
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
HB0760EngrossAs introduced, requires a law enforcement officer to issue a citation in lieu of continued custody of a person arrested for a misdemeanor violation of simple possession of a controlled substance, unless the officer determines, based on the person's p...
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2017-05-08
Received from House, Passed on First Consideration
SJR0182EngrossStrongly urges Congress and the executive branch of the federal government to change statutes and regulations relating to Suboxone and Subutex.
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2017-05-08
To House Health Subcommittee Committee
SB0658EngrossAs introduced, increases the penalty for the offense of unlawful use of a portable electronic device while driving to a Class B misdemeanor if the violation results in an accident causing serious bodily injury and to a Class A misdemeanor if the acci...
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2017-05-05
Failed to pass H., Ayes 25, Nays 49, PNV 6
SB1348EngrossAs introduced, requires any local agency transferring up to 50 percent of its state-aid road funds to assist in any bridge improvements to notify the department of transportation at least 30 days in advance of the transfer. - Amends TCA Title 4; Titl...
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2017-05-05
Rcvd. from S., held on H. desk.
HB1338EngrossAs introduced, requires anyone seeking a license or renewing a license as a cosmetologist, aesthetician, manicurist, natural hair stylist, or barber to successfully complete a one-hour domestic violence training course as prescribed by the state boar...
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2017-05-03
Failed to pass Senate, Ayes 15, Nays 10
SB0149EngrossAs introduced, places restrictions on receiving school bus driver license endorsements or being hired as a school bus driver for drivers who have committed serious traffic violations, including excessive speeding or reckless driving. - Amends TCA Tit...
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2017-05-03
Held on desk.
HB0680EngrossAs introduced, repeals present law requirement that marinas, campgrounds, golf courses, cabins, gift shops, restaurants, and inns at state parks be self-sufficient in terms of revenue generated; repeals schedule of priority for spending revenue that ...
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2017-05-03
To Senate Calendar Committee
SJR0141EngrossExpresses support for the relocation of the James K. Polk Tomb from the State Capitol to the President James K. Polk Home and Museum State Historic Site.
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2017-05-01
Assigned to s/c State Government Subcommittee
SJR0293EngrossUrges the United States to confront the main source of international terrorism sponsored by Iran and designate Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps as a foreign terrorist organization.
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2017-05-01
Assigned to s/c State Government Subcommittee
HB1437EngrossSubject to local approval, amends the town charter generally relative to non-resident voting rights; the vice mayor's appointment date; notice requirements for special meetings of the board of mayor and aldermen; the procedure for adopting ordinances...
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2017-04-27
Passed on Second Consideration, held on desk. Local Bill
SB0631EngrossAs introduced, requires students to complete one year of instruction in American government and one year of instruction in Tennessee history between grades 7 and 12 to receive a high school diploma, with various exceptions. - Amends TCA Title 49, Cha...
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2017-04-26
Rcvd. from S., held on H. desk.
SB0554EngrossAs introduced, changes standard for when a court may terminate parental rights to a child who was conceived as the result of the parent's rape of the mother from a criminal conviction to clear and convincing evidence that the rape occurred. - Amends ...
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2017-04-26
Rcvd. from S., held on H. desk.
HB0902EngrossAs introduced, requires LEAs to provide students with a Scholars Summer Guide prior to the last day of each school year, detailing information on how the student can prepare for the next year. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 6.
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2017-04-24
Received from House, Passed on First Consideration
HB0791EngrossAs introduced, deletes an outdated cross reference to a repealed statute. - Amends TCA Title 67, Chapter 5.
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2017-04-24
Received from House, Passed on First Consideration
HB0003EngrossAs introduced, makes licensed clinical social workers exempt from subpoena to trial but subject to subpoena to a deposition. - Amends TCA Title 24, Chapter 9, Part 1.
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2017-04-24
Received from House, Passed on First Consideration
SB1335EngrossAs introduced, requires the executive director of the wildlife resources agency, in consultation with the department of environment and conversation, to conduct a study of the risks associated with the use of nonmotorized vessels at outdoor recreatio...
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2017-04-19
Sponsor(s) Added.
SB1168EngrossAs introduced, requires the department to maintain case manager staffing levels so that case manager caseloads do not exceed more than 20 active cases relating to initial assessments or more than 20 children monitored and supervised per case manager....
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2017-04-19
Rcvd. from S., held on H. desk.
HB0383EngrossAs introduced, reduces the fee for expunction to $205, reduces the time after which sentences have been completed before a person can apply for expunction to one year, and allows a person to obtain expunction for an assault conviction. - Amends TCA S...
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2017-04-19
Received from House, Passed on First Consideration
HB0625EngrossAs introduced, prohibits a political advertisement from implying a nonincumbent candidate is an incumbent; requires a political advertisement to include the number or letter of the district, ward, or seat for which the candidate is running, if applic...
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2017-04-19
Received from House, Passed on First Consideration
SB0517EngrossAs introduced, revises provisions governing the use of mobile electronic and communication devices at polling places. - Amends TCA Section 2-7-142.
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2017-04-17
Rcvd. from S., held on H. desk.
SB1387EngrossAs introduced, requires the department to maintain a lupus education and awareness program, which includes conducting a needs assessment, developing a directory of lupus-related services and providers, engaging in public awareness activities, establi...
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2017-04-13
Rcvd. from S., held on H. desk.
SJR0108EngrossUrges resolution of societal problems stemming from fatherless homes and divorce.
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2017-04-13
Assigned to s/c Civil Justice Subcommittee
SB0519EngrossAs introduced, enacts the "Tennessee Retail Pet Store Consumer Protection Act" to provide coverage for certain veterinary expenses to persons who buy defective dogs from retail pet stores. - Amends TCA Title 44, Chapter 17.
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2017-04-13
Re-ref. Local Government Committee
SB0657EngrossAs introduced, revises reporting requirements for the all payer claims database to exclude self-funded employer sponsored health insurance plans; establishes a Tennessee all payer claims database task force. - Amends TCA Title 4 and Section 56-2-125.
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2017-04-13
Rcvd. from S., held on H. desk.
HB1227EngrossAs introduced, clarifies that a school may satisfy the summer programming requirement for qualification for a community schools grant by providing four weeks of summer programming during consecutive or nonconsecutive weeks. - Amends TCA Title 49, Cha...
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2017-04-13
Received from House, Passed on First Consideration
SB0513EngrossAs introduced, requires the department, no later than August 1, 2017, and by August 1 of each subsequent year, to report to the members of the house transportation committee and the senate transportation and safety committee of the general assembly t...
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2017-04-13
Rcvd. from S., held on H. desk.
HJR0088EngrossDirects that tactile Braille American flag be displayed in public lobby of new legislative office building.
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2017-04-10
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
HB0449EngrossAs introduced, requires the office of research and education accountability to study the Response to Instruction and Intervention framework and submit a report on its implementation in elementary schools to the members of the education committee of t...
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2017-04-10
Received from House, Passed on First Consideration
SB0699EngrossAs introduced, establishes a liability limit of $10 million per occurrence or per claim for special passenger excursion train operated by a nonprofit sponsor; requires nonprofit sponsors of such trains to maintain liability insurance. - Amends amend ...
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2017-04-10
Rcvd. from S., held on H. desk.
SB0692EngrossAs introduced, exempts methanol from gasoline and petroleum taxes when not blended or composed of other motor fuels. - Amends TCA Title 9; Title 54; Title 55 and Title 67.
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2017-04-06
Rcvd. from S., held on H. desk.
SB0957EngrossAs introduced, requires counties and cities that levy a local option sales tax to send a copy of the resolution or ordinance levying the tax to the commissioner of revenue no later than 30 days after it is adopted. - Amends TCA Title 9; Title 54; Tit...
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2017-04-06
Rcvd. from S., held on H. desk.
SJR0048EngrossAppoints commissioners to the planning convention for a prospective Article V convention.
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2017-04-04
Taken off notice for cal. in State Government Committee
HB1143EngrossAs introduced, clarifies that no local government has the authority to enact a law that would place requirements regarding inclusionary, affordable, or below market value housing when entitlements, variances, or any other form of permit or authorizat...
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2017-04-03
Received from House, Passed on First Consideration
SJR0209Engross"School Safety Awareness Day"
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2017-03-30
Ref. to Education Administration & Planning
HB0059EngrossAs introduced, creates the Class E felony of injuring someone or damaging their property with the intent to intimidate the person from the free exercise of political beliefs, political party affiliation, or choice of candidate for public office. - Am...
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2017-03-30
Received from House, Passed on First Consideration
SB0738EngrossAs introduced, increases the cap on the amount healthcare providers can charge for copying medical records, other than for records involving workers' compensation cases, from $20.00 for the first five pages and 50 cents per page for each page copied ...
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2017-03-30
Rcvd. from S., held on H. desk.
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