TN Legislation | 2019-2020 | 111th General Assembly | Introduced

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HB1579IntroAs introduced, renames the CSM Bobby G. Davis and BG Carl E. Levi National Guard Armory as the BG Carl E. Levi and CSM Bobby G. Davis National Guard Armory. - Amends Chapter 358 of the Public Acts of 2019.
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2019-12-13
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HB1575IntroAs introduced, adds imminent danger of serious sexual abuse as a justification for the use of deadly force in self-defense; defines serious sexual abuse as rape, aggravated rape, rape of a child, or aggravated rape of a child. - Amends TCA Title 39 a...
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2019-12-12
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SB1562IntroAs introduced, names the entry driveway at the Bradley County Tennessee State Veterans Home the John Simmons Parkway.
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2019-12-12
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HB1576IntroAs introduced, requires the board of parole to create an application that a victim may use to submit a victim impact statement video to be considered at an inmate's parole hearing and at any future parole hearing involving the same inmate and offense...
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2019-12-12
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HB1578IntroAs introduced, requires this state to refuse to consent to receive any refugees for purposes of resettlement; requires each local government within this state to refuse to consent to receive any refugees for purposes of resettlement unless resettleme...
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2019-12-12
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HB1577IntroAs introduced, requires a magistrate imposing global positioning monitoring on a defendant as a condition for bail for an offense involving domestic violence to inform the victim of how to obtain a copy of the defendant's conditions of bail including...
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2019-12-12
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SJR0643Intro"Voters' Rights Week," February 3-7, 2020
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2019-12-12
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HB1574IntroAs introduced, authorizes Sumner County and municipalities within the county to establish special speed limits in school zones. - Amends TCA Section 55-8-152.
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2019-12-11
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SB1560IntroAs introduced, authorizes the sale of alcoholic beverages and beer for consumption on the premises of the Memphis Zoo during the zoo's regular operating hours. - Amends TCA Section 57-4-101.
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2019-12-11
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SB1561IntroAs introduced, authorizes Sumner County and municipalities within the county to establish special speed limits in school zones. - Amends TCA Section 55-8-152.
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2019-12-11
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HB1573IntroAs introduced, directs the POST commission to study and make recommendations on how vehicle drivers and passengers should behave when stopped by a police officer; requires the deparment of safety to include the recommendations in the driver license m...
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2019-12-10
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HB1570IntroAs introduced, extends the period in which a vote of a county commissioner having a conflict of interest can be challenged; requires county mayor to call a special meeting if the challenged vote would change the outcome of the vote. - Amends TCA Sect...
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2019-12-09
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SB1558IntroAs introduced, declares an act of the general assembly enacted after January 1, 2020, that mandates a discount or waiver of the tuition or fees charged at public institutions of higher education unenforceable against an institution affected by the ac...
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2019-12-09
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SB1559IntroAs introduced, authorizes senators and representatives to decline appointment or appoint a designee to the board of the management corporation for a central business improvement district or inner-city redevelopment district; prohibits subsequent crea...
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2019-12-09
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HB1571IntroAs introduced, authorizes a county mayor to appoint a committee to approve amendments to the budget after the budget has been adopted under the Local Option Budgeting Law of 1993. - Amends TCA Title 5, Chapter 12, Part 2.
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2019-12-09
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HB1572IntroAs introduced, requires elementary and secondary schools that receive public funding to ensure that student athletes participate in school-sanctioned sports based on the student's biological sex as indicated on certificate issued at time of birth; pr...
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2019-12-09
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HB1568IntroSubject to local approval, extends occupancy period required for a person to be considered a transient for purposes of the hotel occupancy tax from not less than 90 days to not less than 200 days. - Amends Chapter 23 of the Private Acts of 2001.
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2019-12-06
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HB1567IntroAs introduced, authorizes issuance of a free disabled veteran plate to certain veterans who have a service-connected disability. - Amends TCA Title 55, Chapter 4.
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2019-12-06
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HB1569IntroAs introduced, allows written waivers, exculpatory agreements, or releases executed by whitewater rafting professionals to be kept in electronic format. - Amends TCA Title 70, Chapter 7, Part 2.
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2019-12-06
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SB1557IntroAs introduced, requires the department of health to post on its website information from the centers for disease control and prevention concerning the health effects and dangers of persons using vapor products and requires the department of health, i...
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2019-12-04
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SJR0642IntroApollo 11 moon landing, 50th anniversary
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2019-12-04
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SB1555IntroAs introduced, authorizes voters to request an absentee ballot by an online form. - Amends TCA Title 2, Chapter 6, Part 2.
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2019-12-04
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SB1554IntroAs introduced, directs the POST commission to study and make recommendations on how vehicle drivers and passengers should behave when stopped by a police officer; requires the deparment of safety to include the recommendations in the driver license m...
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2019-12-04
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SB1556IntroAs introduced, makes it an unfair and deceptive act or practice under the Tennessee Consumer Protection Act of 1977 for a person engaged in the sale or distribution of vapor products to not include a warning label stating certain health and safety ri...
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2019-12-04
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HB1566IntroAs introduced, requires the commissioner of commerce and insurance to develop a proposal to create an insurance pool for the purpose of providing full coverage to vendors operating horseback riding services in Tennessee state parks. - Amends TCA Titl...
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2019-12-03
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SB1553IntroAs introduced, renames the CSM Bobby G. Davis and BG Carl E. Levi National Guard Armory as the BG Carl E. Levi and CSM Bobby G. Davis National Guard Armory. - Amends Chapter 358 of the Public Acts of 2019.
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2019-12-02
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HB1565IntroAs introduced, clarifies that a motorized wheelchair is not a motor vehicle for purposes of the rules of the road, accidents, and crimes involving motor vehicles. - Amends TCA Title 55.
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2019-11-27
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SB1552IntroAs introduced, designates "The Volunteer State" as the official nickname of this state. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 1, Part 3.
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2019-11-26
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HB1563IntroAs introduced, requires TACIR to conduct a study on factors affecting the financial burden on relative caregivers caused by the opioid crisis, along with other issues pertaining to relative caregivers, and provide a report with findings and any recom...
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2019-11-19
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HB1564IntroAs introduced, authorizes the issuance of electronic citations, and not just written citations on paper, for certain misdemeanor criminal offenses in lieu of arrest. - Amends TCA Title 40 and Title 55.
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2019-11-19
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HB1561IntroAs introduced, prohibits a public institution of higher education from requiring a student to submit a high school transcript or GED certificate as part of the institution's admission process if the student has completed an associate degree at a regi...
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2019-11-14
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HB1560IntroAs introduced, authorizes a person holding a class license as an amateur radio operator to display flashing white or amber lights on the person's vehicle while actively responding to a person in distress. - Amends TCA Title 55, Chapter 9 and Title 58...
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2019-11-14
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HB1562IntroAs introduced, designates "The Volunteer State" as the official nickname of this state. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 1, Part 3.
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2019-11-14
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HB1557IntroAs introduced, increases from a Class C misdemeanor to a Class B misdemeanor the penalty for committing mitigated criminal littering if the litter is or includes human waste in a container. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 14, Part 5.
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2019-11-14
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HB1559IntroAs introduced, requires each LEA and public charter school to provide age-appropriate instruction to public school students in kindergarten through grade 12 on the events of September 11, 2001, annually on September 11. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter...
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2019-11-14
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HB1558IntroAs introduced, increases from a Class A misdemeanor to a Class E felony the penalty for knowingly allowing a minor to consume alcoholic beverages, wine, or beer at the residence or on property under the exclusive control of a social host. - Amends TC...
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2019-11-14
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HB1556IntroAs introduced, adds acupuncture, chiropractic, occupational therapy, and physical therapy services performed by authorized persons to the list of healthcare services that may be included as covered TennCare medical assistance. - Amends TCA Title 71, ...
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2019-10-29
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HB1555IntroAs introduced, subjects motor vehicle rental transactions made by entities engaged in peer-to-peer car sharing services to sales tax and rental car tax; authorizes commercial service airports to regulate such services on airport property; requires pe...
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2019-10-28
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SJR0641IntroGina Holt, City Manager of the Year
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2019-10-24
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HB1554IntroAs introduced, allows an LEA to choose to administer TCAP tests to its students in a paper format beginning with the 2020-2021 school year if the commissioner authorizes TCAP tests to be administered in a computerized format; requires the department ...
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2019-10-16
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HB1553IntroAs introduced, creates exceptions to the offense of open or concealed carrying of a firearm with the intent to go armed for any person legally in possession and not prohibited from possessing a firearm. - Amends TCA Title 10; Title 33; Title 38; Titl...
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2019-10-10
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HB1552IntroAs introduced, establishes a sales and use tax rebate of up to $2,500 for certain homeowners who make eligible purchases of appliances, fixtures, and materials to improve disability accessibility in the homeowner's principal residence. - Amends TCA T...
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2019-10-07
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HJR0656IntroDennis Lee Houser
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2019-09-30
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HB1549IntroAs introduced, defines race and protective hairstyle for the purposes of the Tennessee Human Rights Act. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 21; Title 8; Title 49 and Title 50.
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2019-08-21
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HB1550IntroAs introduced, deletes the Tennessee Education Savings Account Pilot Program. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 6.
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2019-08-21
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HB1551IntroAs introduced, exempts judges and chancellors who are prohibited from practicing law from the professional privilege tax assessed to persons licensed as attorneys. - Amends TCA Title 67, Chapter 4, Part 17.
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2019-08-21
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HB1548IntroAs introduced, designates the month of April as "Health and Beauty Month." - Amends TCA Title 15, Chapter 2.
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2019-08-05
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HB1547IntroAs introduced, creates a student athlete graduation grant fund to fund graduation grants to eligible student athletes who graduate from a public four-year postsecondary institution located in this state. - Amends TCA Title 49.
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2019-07-16
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HB1546IntroAs introduced, enacts the CROWN Act, which defines race and protective hairstyle for purposes of the Tennessee Human Rights Act. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 21; Title 8; Title 49 and Title 50.
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2019-07-16
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HB1544IntroAs introduced, designates Emancipation Day, August 8 each year, as a state legal holiday. - Amends TCA Title 15.
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2019-07-09
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