Bills Pending Tennessee Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee

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TNSB8002Intro
25%
As introduced, makes appropriations sufficient to provide the first year's funding for any act which receives final passage during the second extraordinary session of the 112th General Assembly.
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2021-10-19
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
TNSB1319Intro
25%
As introduced, lowers, from $500,000 to $250,000, the amount of the required capital investment to be made by a business engaged in an enterprise located in a tier 3 or tier 4 enhancement county with a population less than 50,000, to qualify for a jo...
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2021-05-04
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
TNSB0652Intro
25%
As introduced, requires a person convicted of vehicular homicide that was the proximate result of the person's intoxication to serve 100 percent of the sentence imposed before becoming eligible for parole, with no more than 15 percent in sentence red...
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2021-05-04
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
TNSB1023Intro
25%
As introduced, enacts the "James 'Dustin' Samples Act." - Amends TCA Title 7, Chapter 51, Part 2; Title 50, Chapter 6 and Title 68, Chapter 102.
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2021-05-04
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
TNSB0847Intro
25%
As introduced, reallocates 3 percent of revenue derived from the beer barrelage tax that is provided to the general fund to the department of agriculture for the purposes of supporting growth in the utilization of Tennessee agricultural products in b...
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2021-05-04
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TNSB0262Intro
25%
As introduced, waives the application fee for an enhanced handgun carry permit for retired members of the military who are residents of the state. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 17.
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2021-05-04
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
TNSB1331Intro
25%
As introduced, makes various changes to the penalties for violating requirements of the sexual offender registry, including increasing the penalty for engaging in activities that cause the offender to be in direct contact with a minor from a Class A ...
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2021-05-04
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TNSB0160Intro
25%
As introduced, reduces from 1.125 percent to 0.5 percent the percentage the department of revenue keeps from the proceeds from the local option sales tax to defray the state's expenses in administering, collecting, and remitting local sales taxes. - ...
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2021-05-04
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TNSB0184Intro
25%
As introduced, eliminates the professional privilege tax for tax years that begin on and after June 1, 2022. - Amends TCA Section 49-7-2109 and Title 67, Chapter 4, Part 17.
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2021-05-04
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TNSB1195Intro
25%
As 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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2021-05-04
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TNSB0503Intro
25%
As introduced, requires the department to pay, or cause to be paid, claims for reimbursements for eligible health-related or medical assistance services provided by LEAs pursuant to an eligible student's IEP and makes other related changes. - Amends ...
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2021-05-04
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TNSB0663Intro
25%
As introduced, extends the effective date of a commercial risk insurance policy cancellation from 10 days to 15 days after notice is mailed to a named insured. - Amends TCA Title 56 and Title 67.
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2021-05-04
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TNSB0247Intro
25%
As introduced, authorizes entities contracting with the department of safety for the issuance of driver licenses to charge an additional $1.00 fee per driver license issued; requires the department to distribute to contracting entities $3.00 per each...
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2021-05-04
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TNSB0260Intro
25%
As introduced, removes the requirement for a person to post a bond when filing a claim to seized property. - Amends TCA Title 40, Chapter 33.
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2021-05-04
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
TNSB1025Intro
25%
As introduced, extends eligibility for a Senator Ben Atchley opportunity grant to Tennessee resident students enrolled at any private postsecondary institution accredited by a regional accrediting association that has its primary campus domiciled in ...
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2021-05-04
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
TNSB1527Intro
25%
As introduced, increases from within 45 days to within 60 days of the date of judgment, the timeframe for the court clerk to forward to the Tennessee bureau of investigation a copy of the judgment and date of birth of all persons required to be inclu...
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2021-05-03
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
TNSB0435Intro
25%
As introduced, broadens the offense of indecent exposure when committed by masturbation or exposure to include victims who are 14 years of age or younger or any age if the victim does not consent to the conduct; increases the penalty for indecent exp...
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2021-05-03
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TNSB0248Intro
25%
As introduced, establishes a deaf mentor program to be carried out by the West Tennessee School for the Deaf in Jackson and the Tennessee School for the Deaf in Nashville and Knoxville. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 10, Part 9.
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2021-05-03
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
TNSB1378Intro
25%
As introduced, creates the Class A felony of aggravated human trafficking; specifies the release eligibility for a person committing a human trafficking offense or an aggravated human trafficking offense; revises the sentence enhancement for the offe...
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2021-05-03
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TNSB0884Intro
25%
As introduced, eliminates the professional privilege tax for attorneys, physicians, investment advisors, and lobbyists. - Amends TCA Title 63 and Title 67, Chapter 4, Part 17.
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2021-05-03
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
TNSB0371Intro
25%
As introduced, requires the BEP formula to fund full-time school counselor positions at a ratio of one per 250 students or one full-time school counselor position for each LEA, whichever is greater. - Amends TCA Title 49.
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2021-05-03
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TNSB1287Intro
25%
As introduced, updates reference to a house committee name to reflect that the education administration committee of the house of representatives must receive the report submitted by the commissioner regarding disciplinary actions in Tennessee school...
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2021-05-03
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TNSB1130Intro
25%
As introduced, enacts the "Tennessee Local Education Capital Investment Act." - Amends TCA Title 67, Chapter 6.
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2021-05-03
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TNSB0905Intro
25%
As introduced, for purposes of the sales tax exemption for tangible personal property sold to qualified farmers or nurserymen, revises the definition of "qualified farmer or nurseryman" and specifies the tax-exempt property is "substances used for ag...
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2021-05-03
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TNSB1484Intro
25%
As introduced, adds a minor league soccer franchise in the United Soccer League to the list of professional sports franchises for which a sports authority may be allocated sales tax revenue. - Amends TCA Title 67, Chapter 6.
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2021-05-03
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TNSB0437Intro
25%
As introduced, exempts from sales and use tax certain tangible personal property owned by a local education agency (LEA) used by a contractor or subcontractor for maintenance or construction needs of an LEA. - Amends TCA Section 67-6-209.
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2021-05-03
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
TNSB0581Intro
25%
As introduced, increases the number of BEP funded full-time public school nurse positions from one for every 3,000 students to one for every 750 students; increases the number of full-time public school nurses considered sufficient for the public sch...
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2021-05-03
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
TNSB1613Intro
25%
As introduced, requires county clerks to retain $3.00 of the $11.00 fee for noting liens, encumbrances, or mortgages on a certificate of title; requires that the retained funds be earmarked for office supplies and equipment related to the notations. ...
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2021-05-03
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TNSB0206Intro
25%
As introduced, authorizes a child found to be delinquent to be placed into probation for an indefinite period as long as probation is in the best interest of the child; removes requirement that a court review the case of each delinquent child placed ...
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2021-05-03
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
TNSB0875Intro
25%
As introduced, creates an advisory task force of farmers and foresters to lead a strategic planning process and resulting implementation plan to position this state as a leading hub for agtech and value-added agriculture; requires a report to the gen...
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2021-05-03
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TNSB1595Intro
25%
As introduced, creates 12 additional assistant district attorney general positions, six additional secretarial positions, two additional victim-witness coordinator positions, and two additional criminal investigator positions to be designated in judi...
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2021-05-03
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TNSB1601Intro
25%
As introduced, replaces the name of the "consolidated retirement board" with "board of trustees of the consolidated retirement system," for purposes of the Tennessee consolidated retirement system. - Amends TCA Title 8, Chapter 25.
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2021-05-03
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TNSB1107Intro
25%
As introduced, exempts the retail sale of food and food ingredients from the state sales tax for the period of May through October 2021. - Amends TCA Title 67, Chapter 6.
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2021-05-03
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
TNSB1131Intro
25%
As introduced, creates the Tennessee rapid growth school district fund from which capital improvement grants are to be awarded in fiscal year 2021-2022 to LEAs experiencing rapidly growing student populations. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 1; Title ...
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2021-05-03
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
TNSB0870Intro
25%
As introduced, exempts certain sales of gold, silver, platinum, and palladium coins and bullion from the sales and use tax. - Amends TCA Title 67, Chapter 6.
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2021-05-03
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TNSB1257Intro
25%
As introduced, funds social worker positions through the BEP at a ratio of one per 1,500 or fewer students. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 3.
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2021-05-03
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
TNSB0589Intro
25%
As introduced, requires the department to use a hair follicle test when testing a child for the presence of a controlled substance in the child's body. - Amends TCA Title 24; Title 36 and Title 37.
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2021-05-03
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
TNSB0375Intro
25%
As introduced, requires commissioner of revenue to report in writing to the finance, ways and means committees of the senate and the house of representatives the total annual amount of industrial machinery franchise and excise tax credits for fiscal ...
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2021-05-03
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
TNSB1587Intro
25%
As introduced, exempts prefabricated underground and above-ground storm shelters and standby generators purchased for residential use from the sales and use tax in certain circumstances. - Amends TCA Title 67, Chapter 6, Part 3.
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2021-05-03
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
TNSB0964Intro
25%
As introduced, creates an offense of using force or coercion to cause a person to join a criminal gang against the person's will; sets penalty based on the age of the victim; classifies new offense as a criminal gang offense. - Amends TCA Title 39 an...
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2021-05-03
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TNSB0284Intro
25%
As introduced, increases, from a Class A misdemeanor to a Class E felony, the penalty for a third or subsequent conviction of driving on a license that is canceled, suspended, or revoked. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 13 and Title 55.
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2021-05-03
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TNSB0253Intro
25%
As 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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2021-05-03
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
TNSB0370Intro
25%
As introduced, requires the BEP formula to fund one full-time response to instruction and intervention (RTI²) position per 1,000 students or one full-time RTI² position for each LEA, whichever is greater. - Amends TCA Title 49.
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2021-05-03
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
TNSB1144Intro
25%
As introduced, increases the fine a defendant convicted of domestic assault violence must pay to fund family violence shelters and shelter services from $225 to $250. - Amends TCA Section 24-2-109; Title 36; Title 37; Title 38, Chapter 12, Part 1; Ti...
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2021-05-03
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
TNSB1599Intro
25%
As introduced, requires the board of control of the Tennessee corrections institute to maintain a list of correctional teachers that includes their academic background and qualifications to teach. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 6; Title 8, Chapter 30;...
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2021-05-03
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
TNSB1492Intro
25%
As introduced, requires persons who withdraw 10,000 or more gallons of water per day without registering with the commissioner of environment and conservation, in order to respond to an emergency, to report such withdrawals to the director of the wat...
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2021-05-03
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TNSB0024Intro
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As introduced, exempts feminine hygiene products from sales tax on the annual sales tax holiday. - Amends TCA Title 67, Chapter 6.
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2021-05-03
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TNSB1585Intro
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As introduced, removes obsolete language that prohibited revenue from being apportioned pursuant to an allocation made in a specific dollar amount in the general appropriations act to the county revenue partnership fund in fiscal years 2007-2008 and ...
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2021-05-03
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TNSB1483Intro
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As introduced, creates a small business sales tax holiday for the 2021 Labor Day weekend. - Amends TCA Title 67, Chapter 6.
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2021-05-03
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
TNSB0882Intro
25%
As introduced, requires a court, in setting bail for a defendant charged with driving under the influence of an intoxicant or another offense in which alcohol was involved, to require the person to operate only a motor vehicle equipped with a functio...
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2021-05-03
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
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