Tennessee Representative Bob Freeman [D]

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TNHJR1055Intro65 Roses Month for Cystic Fibrosis Awareness, June 2020
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2020-06-01
Intro., placed on H. consent cal. for 6/2/20
TNHB2481IntroAs introduced, lowers amount of revenue required from sale of artwork from 90 percent to 80 percent in order for an art gallery that does not sell food or beverages to serve wine to patrons. - Amends TCA Title 57, Chapter 4, Part 1 and Title 57, Chap...
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2020-05-28
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Departments & Agencies Subcommittee of State Committee
TNHB0273IntroAs introduced, enacts the "Save Tennessee Call Center Jobs Act of 2019." - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 9; Title 12; Title 50 and Title 67.
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2020-05-27
[Hearing: Jun 4 @ 2:00 pm]
To House Consumer and Human Resources Committee
TNHB0716IntroAs introduced, creates per se DUI offense of driving while the person's blood includes any amount of Schedule I controlled substance or Schedule II, III, IV, or V controlled substance that cannot be dispensed without a prescription when the person do...
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2020-05-27
[Hearing: Jun 3 @ 12:30 pm]
To House Finance, Ways & Means Subcommittee
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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2020-05-27
To House Judiciary Committee
TNHB2479IntroAs introduced, deletes one of two similar options for the purchase of a lifetime sportsman license for senior citizens, the fee for which cannot be automatically adjusted to reflect the same percentage increase as the annual sportsman license. - Amen...
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2020-05-27
[Hearing: Jun 2 @ 12:30 pm]
To House Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee
TNHB2482IntroAs introduced, requires the bureau to develop and implement an electronic tracking system for sexual assault evidence collection kits released to a law enforcement agency at the conclusion of a forensic medical examination; requires law enforcement a...
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2020-05-27
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Criminal Justice Subcommittee of Judiciary Committee
TNHB2477IntroAs introduced, requires that the family life curriculum adopted by the state board of education or an LEA include information on the prevention of dating violence. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 6, Part 13.
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2020-05-27
[Hearing: Jun 3 @ 5:00 pm]
To House Education Committee
TNHB2480IntroAs introduced, extends the grace period, from 30 days to 45 days, that the commissioner of revenue may grant to liquor-by-the-drink licensees for the filing of tax returns. - Amends TCA Title 57, Chapter 4, Part 1 and Title 57, Chapter 4, Part 3.
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2020-05-27
Taken off notice for cal. in State Committee
TNHB2612IntroAs introduced, requires persons applying for a manufacturer or distiller license to provide commission with names and percentage of ownership of any person having more than 10 percent interest in the manufacturer or distiller. - Amends TCA Section 57...
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2020-05-27
Taken off notice for cal. in State Committee
TNHB0781IntroAs introduced, creates the professional art therapist advisory committee of the board of examiners in psychology to regulate the practice of art therapy. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 29, Part 2 and Title 63.
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2020-05-27
[Hearing: Jun 2 @ 3:30 pm]
To House Health Committee
TNHB2191IntroAs introduced, revises and enacts various provisions regarding the rights of victims of sexually oriented crimes, including decreasing the time period within which a law enforcement agency must submit a sexual assault evidence collection (SAEC) kit t...
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2020-05-27
[Hearing: Jun 3 @ 12:30 pm]
To House Finance, Ways & Means Subcommittee
TNHB2457IntroAs introduced, enacts the "Firefighter Suicide Prevention Act." - Amends TCA Title 7, Chapter 51, Part 2; Title 50, Chapter 6 and Title 68, Chapter 102.
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2020-05-27
[Hearing: Jun 2 @ 3:30 pm]
To House Health Committee
TNHB2719IntroAs introduced, encourages all employers in this state to provide a paid day off each Veterans' Day for all employees of the employer who are veterans. - Amends TCA Title 15 and Title 58.
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2020-05-27
[Hearing: Jun 4 @ 2:00 pm]
To House Consumer and Human Resources Committee
TNHB2674IntroAs introduced, extends the date by which the commission on aging and disability must provide to the general assembly an updated report and analysis on the waiting list for the state options program from January 15 of each year to January 20 of each y...
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2020-05-27
[Hearing: Jun 2 @ 3:30 pm]
To House Health Committee
TNHB1589IntroAs introduced, enacts the "Tennessee Anti-Lunch Shaming Act"; prohibits a school from taking certain actions against a student who cannot pay for a meal, or who has accumulated a meal debt; requires a school to provide a United States department of a...
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2020-05-27
[Hearing: Jun 2 @ 11:00 am]
To House Finance, Ways & Means Committee
TNHB2454IntroAs introduced, requests the department and its division of health related boards to perform a study on the licensure and regulation of cannabis for medical use by departments of health and medical professional licensing boards in states contiguous to...
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2020-05-27
[Hearing: Jun 2 @ 3:30 pm]
To House Health Committee
TNHB2630IntroAs introduced, requires the bureau to provide oversight for and implement a program to assist in the locating of missing, vulnerable citizens, called the Silver Alert program, that will supersede the Care Alert program. - Amends TCA Title 38, Chapter...
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2020-05-27
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Criminal Justice Subcommittee of Judiciary Committee
TNHB0852IntroAs introduced, enhances the punishment for a second or subsequent conviction of aggravated cruelty to animals or a first conviction of aggravated cruelty to animals involving five or more animals, from a Class E felony to a Class C felony with a mand...
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2020-05-27
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Criminal Justice Subcommittee of Judiciary Committee
TNHB2764IntroAs introduced, requires the department of human resources to make an annual report on or before January 15, instead of periodically, to the governor on recommendations for improvements of the state service system. - Amends TCA Title 3; Title 4; Title...
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2020-05-27
[Hearing: Jun 4 @ 2:00 pm]
To House Consumer and Human Resources Committee
TNHB0255IntroAs introduced, requires, beginning with the 2019-2020 fiscal year, the number of instructional positions funded under the BEP to reflect the number of teachers a school district is required to employ to comply with maximum class size requirements. - ...
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2020-05-26
Taken off notice for cal in s/c K-12 Subcommittee of Education Committee
TNHB1550FailAs introduced, deletes the Tennessee Education Savings Account Pilot Program. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 6.
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2020-05-26
Failed for lack of second in: Curriculum, Testing, & Innovation Subcommittee
TNHB0497IntroAs introduced, expands the definition of "eligible independent postsecondary institution" to include certain private postsecondary institutions for purposes of scholarships and grants funded from net proceeds of the state lottery. - Amends TCA Title ...
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2020-05-26
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Higher Education Subcommittee of Education Committee
TNHB1815IntroAs 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. - Amends TCA Title 39 and Title 40.
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2020-05-26
To House Finance, Ways & Means Committee
TNHJR0831PassWomen Veterans Day, June 12, 2020
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2020-05-07
Signed by Governor.
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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2020-05-05
H. Placed on Regular Calendar for 6/1/2020
TNHB2069PassAs enacted, adds the offenses of promoting the prostitution of a minor and patronizing prostitution from a person who is younger than 18 years of age or has an intellectual disability as sexual offenses for which a person may not qualify for judicial...
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2020-04-13
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 607
TNHB2818PassAs enacted, authorizes the state board of education to promulgate emergency rules as necessary to address any issues created by school closures due to the outbreak of COVID-19 during the 2019-2020 school year; requires the commissioner of education t...
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2020-04-06
Pub. Ch. 652
TNHB1933PassAs enacted, requires training curriculum for 911 operators and public safety dispatchers to include guidelines for T-CPR; provides immunity from civil liability for emergency communication districts, the state, counties, and municipalities for employ...
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2020-03-26
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 575
TNHB1643PassAs enacted, provides for restrictions or a ban on ownership of a companion animal by certain person convicted of certain offenses against animals. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 14, Part 2 and Title 40, Chapter 39, Part 1.
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2020-03-26
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 570
TNHB2407PassAs enacted, permits a student whose IEP or section 504 plan allows for testing accommodations to use the same testing accommodations while taking an assessment under the Tennessee comprehensive assessment program (TCAP) or an end-of-course assessment...
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2020-03-26
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 601
TNHB2223PassAs enacted, corrects a cross-reference in regard to the standards that apply to certain donations of food; changes the level of carelessness that gives rise to liability for damage caused by certain food donors from negligence to gross negligence; ma...
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2020-03-26
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 592
TNHB1718PassAs enacted, increases the maximum age for a victim of aggravated rape of a child from three years of age to eight years of age. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 13, Part 5.
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2020-03-26
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 588
TNHB2308PassAs enacted, enacts the "Holly Bobo Act," which expands the bureau's endangered child and young adult alert program to include endangered persons under 21 years of age. - Amends TCA Title 38, Chapter 6, Part 1.
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2020-03-26
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 595
TNHB1596PassAs enacted, enacts the "Tennessee Accessible Transportation and Mobility Act of 2020." - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 3, Part 23; Title 54 and Title 55.
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2020-03-26
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 600
TNHB1699EngrossAs introduced, makes various changes to the law concerning the electronic delivery of health care and its coverage under insurance policies. - Amends TCA Title 56 and Section 63-1-155.
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2020-03-19
Passed Senate as amended, Ayes 29, Nays 0
TNHJR0974PassVictor Thompson
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2020-03-19
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0818EngrossHarriet Tubman Day
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2020-03-17
Action deferred in Senate State & Local Government Committee
TNHB1620PassAs enacted, adds documentation a veteran may submit to the department of safety to have military service indicated on a driver license to allow an honorably discharged veteran to submit a certified copy of the veteran's AGO Form 53-55 or NAVPERS 553 ...
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2020-03-16
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 519
TNHJR0800PassTennessee Tree Day, March 21, 2020
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2020-03-12
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0951PassNext Steps at Vanderbilt, 10th anniversary
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2020-03-12
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0979EngrossVeterans Awareness Day, March 26, 2020
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2020-03-12
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNHB1185IntroAs introduced, enacts the "Juvenile Justice Stop Solitary Confinement Act." - Amends TCA Title 37 and Title 41, Chapter 4.
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2020-03-11
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Corrections Subcommittee of State Committee
TNHB1963IntroAs introduced, requires that all citations issued for violations of ordinances referenced in the municipality's administrative hearing ordinance be served via certified mail to the actual address of the person in violation of such ordinances. - Amend...
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2020-03-11
Returned to the Clerk's Desk.
TNHB2708IntroAs introduced, enacts the "Tennessee Pregnant Workers Fairness Act." - Amends TCA Title 50.
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2020-03-11
To House Government Operations Committee
TNHJR0931PassDonelson High School Class of 1970, 50th class reunion
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2020-03-11
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0932PassNashville SC, inaugural MLS season
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2020-03-11
Signed by Governor.
TNHB2518IntroAs introduced, expands presumptive disability in acquiring certain infectious diseases in the line of duty by emergency rescue workers to include the hepatitis B virus. - Amends TCA Section 7-51-209.
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2020-03-11
To House Finance, Ways & Means Committee
TNHB2613IntroAs introduced, requires the office of energy programs to report annually to the agriculture and natural resources committee of the house of representatives and the energy, agriculture and natural resources committee of the senate concerning the offic...
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2020-03-10
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee of Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee
TNHB2054IntroAs introduced, prohibits revocation of parole, probation, or bail based on drug test result that is positive for THC below a certain level; prohibits public employers from taking adverse employment action and denying certain benefits based on such te...
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2020-03-10
Def. to Summer Study in Employee Affairs Subcommittee
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