Bills Pending Tennessee Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee

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TNSB0748IntroAs introduced, raises the penalty for criminal impersonation of a law enforcement officer from a Class A misdemeanor to a Class D felony; imposes a minimum fine of $2,500 if the offense occurred while operating a motor vehicle. - Amends TCA Title 39,...
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2019-04-25
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TNSB0534IntroAs introduced, broadens the offense of financial exploitation of an elderly or vulnerable person to include the use of a telephone or other electronic or communication device to fraudulently or deceptively obtain or attempt to obtain money, property,...
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2019-04-25
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TNSB0683IntroAs introduced, increases the penalty for second and third convictions of driving under the influence to a Class E felony with a minimum sentence of 11 months, 29 days; increases the minimum sentence for fourth and fifth convictions to 11 months, 29 d...
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2019-04-25
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TNSB0662IntroAs introduced, requires certain state agencies and political subdivisions to prepare and submit reports to the department of finance and administration regarding the effects of and plans for reductions in federal funding. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title ...
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2019-04-25
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TNSB0597IntroAs introduced, creates the Class C felony offense of communicating a threat of public harm; authorizes juvenile detention for juveniles communicating a threat of public harm. - Amends TCA Title 37; Title 39, Chapter 13; Title 39, Chapter 17 and Title...
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2019-04-25
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TNSB1126IntroAs 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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2019-04-25
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TNSB0035IntroAs introduced, creates the Class C felony offense of reckless endangerment by discharging a firearm into a parade, religious service, concert, athletic event, political event, educational event, or into any other group of 25 or more people who are la...
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2019-04-25
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TNSB0251IntroAs introduced, transfers the fire investigations section from the department of commerce and insurance to the bureau. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 38, Chapter 6 and Title 68, Chapter 102.
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2019-04-25
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TNSB0491IntroAs introduced, phases out the professional privilege tax over a five-year period for tax years that begin on and after June 1, 2019. - Amends TCA Title 67, Chapter 4, Part 17.
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2019-04-24
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TNSB0864IntroAs introduced, exempts from sales and use tax car detailing services. - Amends TCA Title 67, Chapter 6.
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2019-04-24
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TNSB0925IntroAs introduced, expands the exemption from sales tax on periodicals distributed twice monthly or on a biweekly or more frequent basis to periodicals distributed no less frequently than monthly. - Amends TCA Title 67.
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2019-04-24
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TNSB1506IntroAs introduced, increases offense from vehicular homicide to aggravated vehicular homicide when a person is convicted of driving with any amount of a Schedule I or Schedule II controlled substance in the person's blood, and the person has previously b...
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2019-04-24
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TNSB0398IntroAs introduced, clarifies that the commissioner of revenue's annual report on tax laws of other states is to be transmitted to the chief clerks of the senate and house of representatives and to the legislative librarian; authorizes the report to be tr...
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2019-04-24
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TNSB0187IntroAs introduced, requires the safety instruction provided by a school to include information about the proper and safe usage of dockless electric scooters, if such scooters are available for use in the area around the school. - Amends TCA Title 49.
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2019-04-24
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TNSB0681IntroAs introduced, increases the penalty for theft of property that includes a firearm valued at less than $2,500 from a Class A misdemeanor or Class E felony, as applicable based on the value, to a Class D felony. - Amends TCA Title 37; Title 39 and Tit...
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2019-04-24
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TNSB0424IntroAs introduced, authorizes parents of landowners and tenants of farmlands to hunt and fish on such lands without a license to same extent as spouses and children of such persons under present law. - Amends TCA Title 70.
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2019-04-24
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TNSB0844IntroAs enacted, eliminates the fee for interment of an eligible veteran's spouse in a state veterans' cemetery. - Amends TCA Title 46, Chapter 6.
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2019-04-24
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TNSB0627IntroAs introduced, deletes requirements that budget document includes personal income statement for calendar year 1977 and actual state appropriations for fiscal year 1977-1978. - Amends TCA Section 9-4-5203.
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2019-04-24
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TNSB0517IntroAs introduced, authorizes the commissioner of safety to issue farm-related service industry employee restricted commercial driver licenses to persons who meet certain qualifications. - Amends TCA Title 43 and Title 55.
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2019-04-24
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TNSB0492IntroAs introduced, eliminates the professional privilege tax for the tax year ending on May 31, 2020, and subsequent tax years. - Amends TCA Title 67, Chapter 4, Part 17.
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2019-04-24
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TNSB1039IntroAs introduced, enacts the "Elderly and Vulnerable Adult Protection Act of 2019." - Amends TCA Title 39; Title 40 and Title 71.
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2019-04-24
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TNSB0346IntroAs introduced, reduces the number of days from 15 to 10 that the comptroller has to determine whether certain financing agreements to fund a medical school under the Medical School Authorities Act is in compliance with the guidelines, rules, and regu...
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2019-04-24
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TNSB1309IntroAs introduced, authorizes the commissioner of revenue to give notice of the amount of any sales and use tax delinquency by certified mail to all persons having in their possession or under their control any credits or other personal property belongin...
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2019-04-24
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TNSB0325IntroAs introduced, authorizes electronic transmission of the angel investor tax credit report by the Tennessee technology development corporation. - Amends TCA Title 67; Chapter 72 of the Public Acts of 2011; Chapter 193 of the Public Acts of 2017; Chapt...
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2019-04-24
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TNSB1259IntroAs introduced, replaces the department of economic and community development with the Tennessee higher education commission as the state agency charged with administering grants related to work-based learning programs; revises related provisions. - A...
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2019-04-24
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TNSB0010IntroAs introduced, enacts the "JaJuan Latham Act," which increases the penalty for an aggravated assault or homicide that occurs by a person discharging a firearm from within a motor vehicle and the victim is a minor at the time of the offense. - Amends ...
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2019-04-24
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TNSB0537IntroAs introduced, requires that costs incurred in connection with a border region retail tourism development district are deemed approved if the commissioner of revenue has not made an apportionment of sales tax revenue within 90 days of the end of the ...
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2019-04-24
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TNSB1413IntroAs introduced, redefines "prisoner day" within the County Correctional Incentives Act to mean each day each state prisoner convicted by the trial court was held by a county after the first five days of incarceration following conviction, rather than ...
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2019-04-24
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TNSB1046IntroAs introduced, requires LEAs to provide free feminine hygiene products in eligible public high schools. - Amends TCA Title 49 and Title 68.
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2019-04-24
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TNSB0533IntroAs introduced, exempts sales of gun safes from sales and use tax. - Amends TCA Title 67.
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2019-04-24
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TNSB1231IntroAs introduced, reduces the amount of time from 30 to 21 days a lobbyist or an employer of a lobbyist has to notify the Tennessee ethics commission following an in-state event to which invitations were extended to the entire membership of the general ...
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2019-04-24
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TNSB1358IntroAs introduced, requires the executive director of the wildlife resources agency to issue an annual report concerning acquisition priorities for wetland and bottomland hardwood forest acquisition. - Amends TCA Section 11-14-401.
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2019-04-24
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TNSB1112IntroAs introduced, authorizes electronic submission of the report from the commissioner of revenue to the finance, ways and means committees of the senate and the house of representatives regarding tax credits claimed for the gross premiums tax and job t...
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2019-04-24
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TNSB1395IntroAs introduced, creates a program managed by the commissioner of commerce and insurance to annually award grants to volunteer fire departments for the purchase of firefighting equipment or to meet local match requirements for federal grants for the pu...
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2019-04-24
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TNSB0315IntroAs introduced, decreases the professional privilege tax from $400 annually to $300 annually for tax years that end on or after May 31, 2022; repeals tax for tax years ending on or after May 31, 2025. - Amends TCA Title 67, Chapter 4, Part 17.
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2019-04-24
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TNSB0764IntroAs introduced, increases from one to two the number of additional dual enrollment courses a student may take under a dual enrollment grant under certain circumstances; allows an eligible student to receive a dual enrollment grant for no more than 10 ...
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2019-04-24
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TNSB1458IntroAs introduced, requires the commissioner of revenue to make a thorough study and investigation of the tax laws of other states. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 65 and Title 67.
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2019-04-24
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TNSB0630IntroAs introduced, authorizes the state, acting by resolution of its funding board, to issue and sell its interest-bearing bonds and bond anticipation notes for certain purposes.
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2019-04-24
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TNSB0705IntroAs introduced, creates a concealed handgun carry permit, which allows a person to carry a concealed handgun; redesignates the existing handgun carry permit as an enhanced handgun carry permit. - Amends TCA Title 10; Title 33; Title 38 and Title 39.
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2019-04-24
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TNSB1505IntroAs introduced, allocates all amusement tax revenue generated from an event hosted by a college or university to the college or university to be used exclusively for repairs, maintenance, renovation, enhancements, or debt service on facilities funded ...
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2019-04-24
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TNSB1517IntroAs introduced, authorizes the state to issue and sell bonds of up to $124 million.
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2019-04-24
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TNSB1051IntroAs introduced, makes appropriations for the purpose of defraying the expenses of certain legislative enactments passed during the 2019 session of the 111th General Assembly; earmarks sufficient state funds for the purpose of funding any bill naming a...
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2019-04-24
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TNSB0959IntroAs introduced, adds children's bicycles to the list of items exempt from sales tax when purchased during the annual sales tax holiday. - Amends TCA Title 67, Chapter 6, Part 1 and Title 67, Chapter 6, Part 3.
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2019-04-24
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TNSB0310IntroAs introduced, directs the Tennessee School for the Deaf, together with the West Tennessee School for the Deaf, to establish a two-year deaf mentor pilot project to assist families and agencies in implementing bilingual and bicultural home-based prog...
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2019-04-24
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TNSB0423IntroAs introduced, eliminates the special privilege tax on ammunition. - Amends TCA Section 8-8-201 and Title 70, Chapter 3.
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2019-04-24
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TNSB1290IntroAs introduced, exempts individuals from the professional privilege tax if they are exempt from paying the business tax on gross receipts derived from providing the services for which they are licensed or registered. - Amends TCA Title 67, Chapter 4, ...
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2019-04-24
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TNSB0936IntroAs introduced, enacts the "Teacher Residency Program Grant Act"; requires the department to establish and administer a program of grants for university teacher preparation programs and LEAs to create teacher residency programs. - Amends TCA Title 49.
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2019-04-24
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TNSB0421IntroAs introduced, exempts, over a period of three fiscal years, the sales price of tickets for admission to an intercollegiate athletic event hosted by a college or university from the amusement sales tax. - Amends TCA Title 67.
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2019-04-24
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TNSB1050IntroAs introduced, authorizes grant payments under the grant assistance program for nursing home care to be made either monthly or quarterly. - Amends TCA Title 3; Title 4; Title 5; Title 6; Title 7; Title 8; Title 9; Title 10; Title 12; Title 13; Title ...
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2019-04-24
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TNSB0629IntroAs introduced, makes appropriations for the purpose of defraying the expenses of certain legislative enactments passed during the 2019 session of the 111th General Assembly; earmarks sufficient state funds for the purpose of funding any bill naming a...
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2019-04-24
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