Tennessee Representative James Van Huss [R]

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TNHJR0037FailProposes an amendment to the Constitution of Tennessee recognizing that our liberties do not come from governments, but from Almighty God.
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2018-04-19
Placed on Senate Regular Calendar calendar for 4/23/2018
TNHB2129IntroAs introduced, changes to January 15 from February 1 the date by which the Tennessee bureau of investigation is required to provide an annual report to the senate judiciary and house criminal justice committees on the amount of money collected from g...
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2018-04-19
To House Finance, Ways & Means Subcommittee Committee
TNHB2174PassAs introduced, requires the department of education to make available on its website Bible course curriculums that may be adopted by an LEA; requires the department to notify each LEA in writing, no later than July 1 of each year, that LEAs may provi...
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2018-04-19
Signed by Governor.
TNHB2381EngrossAs introduced, requires the state capitol commission to develop and implement a plan for the commissioning of the Tennessee Monument to Unborn Children; requires that the monument be funded by non-state sources and placed on the capitol grounds upon ...
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2018-04-19
Received from House, Passed on First Consideration
TNHJR0741EngrossExpresses strong support for President Trump's proposal to construct a secure border wall and urges Congress to immediately take action to fund the construction.
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2018-04-19
Placed on Senate Regular Calendar calendar for 4/23/2018
TNHB1308IntroAs enacted, lowers from $610 to $300 the maximum fee for the interment of an eligible veteran's spouse. - Amends TCA Title 46, Chapter 6.
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2018-04-19
To House Finance, Ways & Means Subcommittee Committee
TNHB2315IntroAs introduced, prohibits state and local governmental entities and officials from adopting sanctuary policies; authorizes Tennessee residents and members of the general assembly to submit complaints to the attorney general; provides that violations s...
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2018-04-19
To House Finance, Ways & Means Committee
TNHJR1068EnrollRick Shepard
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2018-04-19
Transmitted to Governor for his action.
TNHJR1073EnrollTed Hackney
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2018-04-19
Transmitted to Governor for his action.
TNHJR1071EnrollWilson County Fair, 2017 Triple A division champion
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2018-04-19
Transmitted to Governor for his action.
TNHB0041IntroAs introduced, phases out the professional privilege tax over a five-year period for tax years that begin on and after June 1, 2017. - Amends TCA Title 67, Chapter 4, Part 17.
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2018-04-18
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Finance, Ways & Means Subcommittee of Finance, Ways & Means Committee
TNHB0108EngrossAs introduced, prohibits abortions from the point a fetal heartbeat is detected; requires fetal heartbeat testing prior to an abortion; creates exceptions. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 15, Part 2 and Title 68, Chapter 11, Part 2.
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2018-04-18
Passed Senate, Ayes 24, Nays 4
TNHB1034IntroAs introduced, eliminates the professional privilege tax for the tax year ending on May 31, 2018, and subsequent tax years. - Amends TCA Title 67, Chapter 4, Part 17.
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2018-04-18
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Finance, Ways & Means Subcommittee of Finance, Ways & Means Committee
TNHB0889IntroAs introduced, enables a police officer who is a member of the state retirement system to be eligible for service retirement upon completion of 25 years of creditable service. - Amends TCA Title 8, Chapter 34; Title 8, Chapter 35; Title 8, Chapter 36...
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2018-04-18
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Finance, Ways & Means Subcommittee of Finance, Ways & Means Committee
TNHB0901EngrossAs introduced, requires the bureau of TennCare, on and after October 1, 2017, to monitor opioid prescriptions by enrollees; imposes prior authorization requirements for opioid prescriptions for enrollees in certain circumstances; requires exemptions ...
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2018-04-18
Passed Senate, Ayes 32, Nays 0
TNHB1894EngrossAs introduced, requires the board of trustees of the University of Tennessee system to submit its report to the governor on the number of students and the workings of the system 10 business days instead of 10 days before the general assembly convenes...
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2018-04-18
Passed Senate, Ayes 27, Nays 0
TNHB1903IntroAs introduced, requires that 5 percent of state funds in the municipal street aid fund be distributed equally to each municipality instead of all such funds being distributed based on population; reduces state sales tax revenue allocated to general f...
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2018-04-18
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Finance, Ways & Means Subcommittee of Finance, Ways & Means Committee
TNHB0744IntroAs introduced, creates a Second Amendment sales tax holiday for the first weekend of September of each year for firearms and ammunition. - Amends TCA Title 67, Chapter 6.
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2018-04-18
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Finance, Ways & Means Subcommittee of Finance, Ways & Means Committee
TNHB2183IntroAs introduced, exempts sales of gun safes from sales and use tax. - Amends TCA Title 67.
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2018-04-18
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Finance, Ways & Means Subcommittee of Finance, Ways & Means Committee
TNHB1739IntroAs introduced, requires state agencies to conduct economic impact analyses of administrative rules on persons residing in or doing business in this state. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 5.
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2018-04-18
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Finance, Ways & Means Subcommittee of Finance, Ways & Means Committee
TNHB1510IntroAs introduced, enacts the "Tennessee Public Safety Behavioral Health Act." - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 5; Title 6; Title 7; Title 8; Title 50; Title 58; Title 63 and Title 68.
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2018-04-18
To House Calendar and Rules Committee
TNHJR0740IntroProposes amendment to prohibit the general assembly from levying a state tax on real property and to remove provisions authorizing the general assembly to tax certain tangible personal property.
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2018-04-18
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Finance, Ways & Means Subcommittee of Finance, Ways & Means Committee
TNHB2370EnrollAs introduced, authorizes an individual, business entity, or government entity to allow the concealed carry of handguns by handgun carry permit holders on the individual's or entity's property while prohibiting other weapons or the open carry of fire...
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2018-04-17
Transmitted to Governor for his action.
TNHB2256IntroAs introduced, adds assessing the presence of other obstructions for the purpose of maintaining clearances of utility easements as a lawful capture of an image using an unmanned aircraft. - Amends TCA Title 39 and Title 40.
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2018-04-17
H. Placed on Regular Calendar for 4/18/2018
TNHB2230EngrossAs introduced, enacts the "Transparency in Higher Education Act;" requires each state institution of higher education to make available on its website a list containing the title, author, and publisher of all reading, video, and audio materials requi...
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2018-04-17
Passed Senate, Ayes 31, Nays 0, PNV 1
TNHB2034EnrollAs introduced, exempts tangible personal property owned and used by nonprofit organizations to provide character development and other educational programs to youth about the Medal of Honor recipients; sets forth exemption criteria. - Amends TCA Titl...
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2018-04-17
Transmitted to Governor for his action.
TNHB2251PassAs introduced, establishes that it is the policy of the state to avoid the use of state funds to promote or support elective abortions; instructs the commissioner of finance and administration to seek a waiver from the federal centers for medicare an...
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2018-04-17
Pub. Ch. 682
TNHB2279EnrollAs introduced, enacts the "Competitive Wireless Broadband Investment, Deployment, and Safety Act of 2018". - Amends TCA Title 13.
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2018-04-17
Transmitted to Governor for his action.
TNHJR1005PassSusan Ritter, State Executive Officer of the Year
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2018-04-17
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR1016PassMark S. Freedman
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2018-04-17
Signed by Governor.
TNHB2138IntroAs introduced, directs the state capitol commission, subject to funding from nonstate sources, to place a POW-MIA Chair of Honor on the capitol grounds.
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2018-04-17
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TNHB0268IntroAs introduced, exempts active, volunteer firefighters and rescue squad members from payment of the regular registration fee at the time of renewal for any license plate issued to the volunteer firefighter or rescue squad member. - Amends TCA Title 55...
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2018-04-16
Sponsor(s) Added.
TNHB2132IntroAs introduced, authorizes the commissioner of revenue to require or authorize a "perfection period" for electronically filed Hall income tax and franchise and excise tax returns. - Amends TCA Section 67-2-107; Title 67, Chapter 4, Part 20 and Title 6...
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2018-04-16
H. Placed on Regular Calendar for 4/23/2018
TNHB2643EngrossAs introduced, extends from 60 to 90 days the period by which two legislative employees in violation of the general assembly's nepotism policy as the result of marriage may resolve the violation by agreement before further action is taken. - Amends T...
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2018-04-12
Received from House, Passed on First Consideration
TNHB2130IntroAs introduced, creates Class A misdemeanor offense of criminal impersonation of a member or veteran of uniformed service when person pretends to be member or veteran for purpose of obtaining money, services, property, or other tangible benefit. - Ame...
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2018-04-11
Sponsor(s) Added.
TNHJR1067EngrossApril, Month of the Military Child
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2018-04-11
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
TNHB1457IntroAs introduced, establishes the Tennessee taxpayer relief and recession reserve; clarifies that deposits into the reserve for revenue fluctuation and the relief and recession reserve do not count toward the Copeland Cap; provides an automatic, tempora...
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2018-04-09
Def. to Summer Study in Finance, Ways & Means Subcommittee
TNHJR0729PassRecognizes Jerusalem as the capital of the State of Israel.
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2018-04-06
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0982PassKurdish community of Nashville
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2018-04-06
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0957PassUniversity of Tennessee Volunteers men's basketball team
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2018-04-06
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR1007EngrossTLC Community Center, "Day of Hope and Healing"
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2018-04-04
To Senate Judiciary Committee
TNHB2208FailAs introduced, allows private certified firearms instructors to train teachers in certain distressed rural counties who are allowed to carry concealed firearms on school property as well as being taught by the local law enforcement agency. - Amends T...
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2018-04-03
Failed in Education Administration & Planning
TNHR0267PassMt. Juliet League, Incorporated
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2018-04-03
Signed by H. Speaker
TNHJR0937PassChief Mark Sirois, Johnson City Police Department
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2018-04-02
Signed by Governor.
TNHB2065IntroAs introduced, authorizes person who is deaf or hard of hearing and who possesses a motor vehicle registration to request notation be made in Tennessee crime information center database that person is deaf or hard of hearing to assist law enforcement...
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2018-03-29
Sponsor(s) Added.
TNHB2131IntroAs introduced, withholds state funds to be received by a local government for the next subsequent fiscal year if the local government sells, removes, relocates, or destroys a historical memorial after the denial of a waiver to remove or relocate the ...
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2018-03-28
Taken off notice for cal in s/c State Government Subcommittee of State Government Committee
TNHB2051IntroAs introduced, enacts the "Voluntary Employee Retirement Accounts Program Act." - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 29; Title 8 and Title 9.
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2018-03-28
Taken off notice for cal in s/c State Government Subcommittee of State Government Committee
TNHB2591FailAs introduced, provides a $100 per month raise on July 1 every odd-numbered year to all public employees who are in active state service as of June 30 of such year; the raises are subject to appropriations. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 8; Title 9; Tit...
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2018-03-28
Failed in s/c State Government Subcommittee of State Government Committee
TNHB0899IntroAs introduced, prohibits certain health benefit plans that provide coverage for cancer therapy from holding proton radiation therapy to a higher standard of clinical evidence for medical policy benefit coverage decisions than the health plan requires...
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2018-03-27
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TNHR0263PassRoger Campbell
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2018-03-27
Signed by H. Speaker
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