Bills Pending Tennessee Senate Commerce and Labor Committee

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TNHJR0133EngrossUrges federal government to address internet safety.
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2019-04-24
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNHJR0054EngrossEncourages schools, nonprofit organizations, and faith-based organizations to increase opportunities for mentorships and apprenticeships for students.
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2019-04-18
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB1432IntroAs introduced, prohibits a landlord from using the tenant's email address as provided in the rental agreement for notifications required by the Uniform Residential Landlord and Tenant Act if the tenant has rescinded the use of the email address in wr...
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2019-04-16
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB1466IntroAs introduced, encourages the commissioner of finance and administration to consult the TennCare advisory commission concerning the impact of policies and procedures on providers with respect to home- and community-based services. - Amends TCA Title ...
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2019-04-16
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB1431IntroAs introduced, allows a HiSET(R) diploma to fulfill education requirements for licensure or registration of funeral directors, embalmers, and their apprentices. - Amends TCA Title 38; Title 62 and Title 67.
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2019-04-16
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB1433IntroAs introduced, deletes a provision that required the Tennessee public utility commission hold a hearing no later than January 1, 2000, to take testimony concerning whether independent contractors should have access to the Do Not Call Register. - Amen...
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2019-04-16
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB1438IntroAs introduced, allows the commissioner of labor and workforce development to electronically notify other state officials regarding a reduction in operations of an employer and the number of employees affected. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 8 and Title ...
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2019-04-16
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB1215IntroAs introduced, removes restrictions on coverage of off-label drugs by insurers; removes definitions of medical literature and standard reference compendia. - Amends TCA Title 56; Title 63 and Title 71.
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2019-04-16
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB0645IntroAs introduced, corrects a reference to the insurance and banking committee of the house of representatives by replacing it with a reference to the insurance committee of the house of representatives. - Amends TCA Title 56.
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2019-04-16
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB1459IntroAs introduced, declares July 1, instead of May 31, as the deadline to renew a license to sell, distribute, or handle tobacco products. - Amends TCA Title 67.
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2019-04-16
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB1441IntroAs introduced, increases the amount of time from 10 days to 15 days in which assistants to the commissioner of the department of commerce and insurance must report in writing to the commissioner if a fire in which property has been destroyed or damag...
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2019-04-16
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB1437IntroAs introduced, increases the amount of time from 10 days to 15 days in which the seller of a home must return payment to a buyer after cancellation of the sale. - Amends TCA Title 47 and Title 62.
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2019-04-16
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB0939IntroAs introduced, enacts the "Medical Assistance Savings Act" to require health insurance policies to cover a dependent child until the child reaches 26 years of age. - Amends TCA Title 56.
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2019-04-16
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB1439IntroAs introduced, changes the date by which the bureau of workers' compensation must produce its report of all the employers that failed to obtain coverage or self-insure during the previous fiscal year from December 31 to December 15. - Amends TCA Titl...
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2019-04-16
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB0324IntroAs introduced, prohibits the inclusion of a condition precedent for payment clause in construction contracts that precludes a prime contractor from having to pay a remote contractor for services rendered until the prime contractor is paid by the cons...
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2019-04-16
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB0464IntroAs introduced, authorizes the governor to expand medicaid pursuant to the Affordable Care Act; authorizes the governor to negotiate with the centers for medicare and medicaid services to determine the terms of the expansion. - Amends TCA Title 71, Ch...
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2019-04-16
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB1169IntroAs introduced, adds a patient's residence and place of employment, if equipped to engage in telehealth communications, as locations a patient may be and receive telehealth services covered by health insurance; revises other telehealth provisions. - A...
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2019-04-16
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB1440IntroAs introduced, increases from 10 days to 15 days the deadline by which a failure of the commissioner of labor and workforce development to respond to a written request for special exemption to the Child Labor Act of 1976 is considered to be a refusal...
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2019-04-16
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB1430IntroAs introduced, requires the commissioner of financial institutions to publish on the department's website its annual report summarizing the department's accomplishments under the Tennessee BIDCO Act in promoting economic development in this state. - ...
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2019-04-16
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB0744IntroAs introduced, makes it a requirement, instead of optional, that the comptroller of the treasury conduct an annual actuarial study of the medical assistance program and any participating managed care organizations, reporting to the finance, ways and ...
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2019-04-16
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB1053IntroAs introduced, enacts the "Main Street Historic Tourism and Revitalization Act." - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 11, Part 1; Title 56, Chapter 4 and Title 67.
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2019-04-16
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB1165IntroAs introduced, prohibits governmental entities from contracting with a person who does not provide evidence of work authorization status for each individual to whom public money will be received under a public contract; requires private employers wit...
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2019-04-16
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB1328IntroAs introduced, reduces the annual filing fee for limited liability companies from at least $300 to $20.00. - Amends TCA Title 48.
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2019-04-16
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB1444IntroAs introduced, clarifies that a written request for a hospital to provide a more detailed statement of services received and expenses incurred by a patient must be received by the hospital within one year of the patient's discharge in order for the h...
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2019-04-16
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB1435IntroAs introduced, requires the commerce and labor committee of the senate, the insurance committee of the house of representatives, and the finance, ways and means committees of the senate and the house of representatives to recommend any necessary chan...
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2019-04-16
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB1029IntroAs introduced, authorizes the governor to expand medicaid pursuant to the Affordable Care Act; authorizes the governor to negotiate with the centers for medicare and medicaid services to determine the terms of the expansion. - Amends TCA Title 71, Ch...
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2019-04-16
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB0941IntroAs introduced, establishes the office of apprenticeship and work-study programs within the department; provides a tax credit to entities that participate in the programs; and reinstates certain apprenticeship programs for certain professional boards ...
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2019-04-16
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB0709IntroAs introduced, increases the period in which a transportation network company must maintain records relevant to a rider complaint regarding a driver being under the influence of drugs or alcohol during a trip from two years to 30 months. - Amends TCA...
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2019-04-16
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB1467IntroAs introduced, corrects a reference to the insurance and banking committee of the house of representatives by replacing it with a reference to the insurance committee of the house of representatives. - Amends TCA Title 3; Title 4; Title 8 and Title 7...
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2019-04-16
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB1436IntroAs introduced, increases from 15 days to 30 days the period of time during which an HMO or a representative of an HMO may request a hearing in response to a cease and desist order from the commissioner of commerce and insurance. - Amends TCA Title 56...
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2019-04-16
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB0168IntroAs introduced, increases the period in which notice must be given to the health services and development agency that a health care institution has changed ownership from 30 to 60 days. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 33; Title 56 and Title 68.
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2019-04-16
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB1200IntroAs introduced, increases age of persons allowed to use tobacco and vapor products from 18 years of age to 21 years of age. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 29; Title 39, Chapter 17; Title 39, Chapter 15; Title 43 and Title 68.
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2019-04-09
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB0532IntroAs introduced, allows an acquiring public utility that acquires a selling utility to request that the Tennessee public utility commission use certain procedures to establish the ratemaking rate base of that selling utility at the time when it is acqu...
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2019-04-09
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB0723IntroAs introduced, reduces from 21 to 14 calendar days the time within which a health insurance entity must pay a claim for payment from a provider that is submitted electronically; establishes a period of 10 calendar days within which a health insurance...
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2019-04-09
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB0348IntroAs introduced, authorizes the commissioner of commerce and insurance to make available to healthcare providers on the department's website any prescribed claim form for reporting by healthcare providers. - Amends TCA Title 8; Title 56; Title 68 and T...
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2019-04-09
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB0612IntroAs introduced, corrects a reference to the insurance and banking committee of the house of representatives by replacing it with a reference to the insurance committee of the house of representatives. - Amends TCA Title 33; Title 56; Title 63; Title 6...
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2019-04-09
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB1123IntroAs introduced, changes from December 31 to December 15 the annual date by which the departments of health and human services must jointly provide to the appropriate committees of the senate and the house of representatives a written list of available...
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2019-04-09
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB1343IntroAs introduced, requires a covered employer under the drug-free workplace program to provide a written copy of the employer's policy on a drug-free workplace to an employee at the employee's request. - Amends TCA Title 4 and Title 50.
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2019-04-09
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB0983IntroAs introduced, authorizes the governor to expand medicaid pursuant to the Affordable Care Act; authorizes the governor to negotiate with the centers for medicare and medicaid services to determine the terms of the expansion. - Amends TCA Title 71, Ch...
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2019-04-09
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB0462IntroAs introduced, requires that a health benefit plan issued, entered into, or renewed on or after January 1, 2020, provide, at a minimum, coverage for certain items or services, immunizations, preventive care, and screenings. - Amends TCA Title 56, Cha...
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2019-04-09
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB0739IntroAs introduced, requires the commissioner of finance and administration to report to the general assembly regarding the amount of money received pursuant to the Ground Ambulance Service Provider Assessment Act no later than January 1, 2020. - Amends T...
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2019-04-09
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB0963IntroAs introduced, enacts the "Prescription Drug Fair Pricing Act." - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 53; Title 56; Title 63; Title 68 and Title 71.
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2019-04-09
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB0244IntroAs introduced, allows the comptroller of the treasury to report any annual actuarial study of the medical assistance program and any participating managed care organizations and associated comments in electronic format to the finance, ways and means ...
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2019-04-09
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB0438IntroAs introduced, creates a rebuttable presumption that a firefighter's cancer that causes a disabling health condition is a result of the firefighter's duties as a firefighter. - Amends TCA Title 7, Chapter 51; Title 50, Chapter 6 and Title 68, Chapter...
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2019-04-09
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB0322IntroAs introduced, requires the department to enter into a memorandum of understanding for collaboration in the development of a comprehensive healthcare information system, which must be accessible on the department's website. - Amends TCA Title 4; Titl...
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2019-04-09
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB0484IntroAs introduced, requires governmental entities to utilize public bidding when purchasing insurance; requires governmental entities to make certain disclosures in the public bids. - Amends TCA Title 5; Title 6; Title 7; Title 29 and Title 56.
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2019-04-09
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB1027IntroAs introduced, changes from December 31 to December 15 of each year the date by which the bureau of workers' compensation must report to the advisory council on workers' compensation, the chair of the commerce and labor committee of the senate, and t...
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2019-04-09
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB0718IntroAs introduced, extends the period, from 10 working days to 15 calendar days, by which the state fire marshal must issue a decision resolving a conflict between a city's and a county's building or fire code when a county building is located within a c...
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2019-04-09
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB0974IntroAs introduced, directs the commissioner of finance and administration to seek a federal waiver to establish VolunteerCare and permits persons who are 55 years of age or older to purchase healthcare coverage through the TennCare program. - Amends TCA ...
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2019-04-09
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB0849IntroAs introduced, increases the age to access or use tobacco and vapor products from 18 to 21 years of age. - Amends TCA Title 39.
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2019-04-09
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
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