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TNHR0236IntroRatifies and approves the amendments and revisions to the Tennessee Rules of Civil Procedure as promulgated by the Supreme Court.
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2020-02-27
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TNHB2259IntroAs introduced, requires the juvenile court clerk and the department of mental health and substance abuse services to report certain juvenile justice information to the administrative office of the courts each month; deletes certain reporting to the c...
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2020-02-26
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TNHB1611IntroAs 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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2020-02-26
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TNHB1583IntroAs introduced, permits a sexual offender to reside, conduct an overnight visit, or be alone with the offender's child unless the offender's parental rights have been or are being terminated or any minor or adult child of the offender was a victim of ...
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2020-02-26
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TNHB2108IntroAs introduced, allows law enforcement officers to carry handguns in posted areas under certain circumstances. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 17.
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2020-02-26
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TNHB2091IntroAs introduced, raises the penalty for the offense of voluntary manslaughter from a Class C felony to a Class B felony. - Amends TCA Title 39 and Title 40.
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2020-02-26
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TNHB2483IntroAs introduced, allows a breastfeeding mother to be excused from serving as a juror; requires a breastfeeding mother to provide the court with a supporting medical statement from a licensed physician and take any action necessary to obtain a ruling on...
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2020-02-26
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TNHB2585IntroAs introduced, requires a law enforcement officer to notify the department of children's services when a person under 18 years of age is taken into custody for suspicion of committing the offense of prostitution. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 13, Pa...
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2020-02-26
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TNHB1715IntroAs introduced, creates the offenses sexual abuse of a corpse, a Class D felony, and aggravated sexual abuse of a corpse, a Class C felony; requires a person convicted of either offense to register as a sexual offender. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter ...
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2020-02-26
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TNHB1982IntroAs introduced, requires a sentencing court to impose a fine of at least $100 for a person convicted of assault against a domestic abuse victim, subject to the defendant's ability to pay. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 13, Part 1.
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2020-02-26
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TNHB2682IntroAs introduced, increases the values of homestead exemptions in various provisions. - Amends TCA Title 26 and Title 30.
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2020-02-26
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TNHB2657IntroAs introduced, requires a court to find that limitation of a parent's residential parenting time is in the best interest of the minor child before limiting such time because the parent has engaged in willful abandonment or abuse of the parent, child,...
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2020-02-26
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TNHB2588IntroAs introduced, requires that a 30-minute video on adverse childhood experiences be shown to parents attending the parent educational seminar. - Amends TCA Title 36, Chapter 6.
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2020-02-26
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TNHB2097IntroAs introduced, requires the attorney general and reporter, on behalf of state entities which it represents in lawsuits involving constitutional questions or sums in excess of $1 million or more, to notify the governor, each speaker of the general ass...
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2020-02-26
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TNHB2027IntroAs introduced, extends the validity of newly issued or renewed enhanced handgun carry permits for the lifetime of the permit holder, unless the permit holder no longer meets the requirements for an enhanced handgun carry permit. - Amends TCA Title 39...
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2020-02-26
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TNHB2412IntroAs introduced, specifies that notification may be published in a newspaper of general circulation if postal addresses of certain parties cannot be ascertained in conservatorship proceedings; specifies that certain examination reports in conservatorsh...
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2020-02-26
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TNHB2046IntroAs introduced, revises the offense of organized retail crime. - Amends TCA Section 39-14-113.
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2020-02-26
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TNHB1852IntroAs introduced, requires the supervising official at a secure detention or correctional facility housing juveniles to immediately report any security breach to local law enforcement; allows supervising official failing to report to be charged with the...
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2020-02-26
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TNHB2113IntroAs introduced, requires the acceptance of enhanced handgun carry permits and concealed handgun carry permits as valid forms of government-issued photo identification the same as a driver license for purposes of access to goods, services, and faciliti...
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2020-02-26
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TNHB2258IntroAs introduced, specifies that theft of property is a Class E felony if the property obtained is a firearm worth less than $2,500. - Amends TCA Section 39-14-105.
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2020-02-26
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TNHB2192IntroAs introduced, reinstates service credits and salary increases that were suspended during 2009-2010 for district public defender investigators. - Amends TCA Title 1 and Title 8, Chapter 14.
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2020-02-26
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TNHB2212IntroAs introduced, removes the adoption contact veto registry and revises other provisions governing adoption. - Amends TCA Title 36, Chapter 1 and Section 68-3-313.
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2020-02-26
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TNHB2260IntroAs introduced, adds a sentence enhancement factor for the offense of reckless endangerment if the victim of the offense was a law enforcement officer, firefighter, or other specified person in the performance of an official duty and the defendant kne...
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2020-02-26
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TNHB1558IntroAs introduced, broadens offense of property owner allowing an "underage adult" to consume alcohol to apply to all minors; creates enhanced penalty if property owner is social host. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 15, Part 4; Title 40, Chapter 32 and T...
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2020-02-26
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TNHJR0822IntroProposes an amendment to Article I, Section 35 of the Constitution of Tennessee for the purpose of rewriting the rights to which crime victims are entitled.
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2020-02-25
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TNHB2171IntroAs introduced, prohibits requiring an advocate to disclose certain information in regard to a victim of domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking, or human trafficking in a judicial, legislative, or administrative proceeding unless the victim gives...
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2020-02-25
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TNHB0547IntroAs introduced, restores the voting rights of persons convicted of certain infamous crimes upon receipt of a pardon or completion of any sentence of incarceration, parole, or probation. - Amends TCA Section 2-2-102 and Title 40, Chapter 29.
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2020-02-21
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TNHB1563IntroAs 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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2020-02-19
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TNHB1545IntroAs introduced, directs the Tennessee Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations to study the homicide rate of African-American victims in this state to determine the causes of the state's high rate, whether legislative action is necessary to ...
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2020-02-19
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