Tennessee Representative Jason Powell [D]

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TNHJR0921PassRoger Dudley Fish
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2024-03-01
Signed by Governor.
TNHB1644Enroll
75%
As introduced, requires each LEA, public charter school, private school, and church-related school to develop a procedure to determine the cause of a fire alarm activation, including the potential of an active shooter event; requires each LEA to coor...
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2024-03-01
Transmitted to Governor for his action.
TNHJR0963Enroll
75%
Tennesseans for opposing and condemning neo-Nazism
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2024-03-01
Signed by H. Speaker
TNHB1733Enroll
75%
As introduced, prohibits a state governmental entity from contracting with, negotiating with, or paying an individual or entity if the state governmental entity has proof satisfactory after a proper inquiry that the individual or entity is a system h...
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2024-03-01
Transmitted to Governor for his action.
TNHB1602Intro
25%
As introduced, requires a video or audio recording to be made of any interrogation of a child who has been taken into custody on suspicion that the child committed a delinquent act or unruly conduct unless a technical issue with the equipment or exig...
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2024-02-29
To House Calendar and Rules Committee
TNHB2666Engross
50%
As introduced, establishes qualifications for a person to receive a professional counselor license through a reciprocal agreement that this state has entered into on or before January 1, 2024. - Amends TCA Title 63 and Title 68.
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2024-02-29
Received from House, Passed on First Consideration
TNHB2984Intro
25%
Subject to local approval, creates the East Bank Development Authority for the metropolitan government of Nashville and Davidson County.
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2024-02-29
Intro., P1C.
TNHJR0844Intro
25%
Expresses support for bid to host Special Olympics USA Games in Tennessee.
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2024-02-29
[Hearing: Mar 6 @ 10:30 am]
To House State Government Committee
TNHB1965Intro
25%
As introduced, prohibits the use of corporal punishment against students; deletes various provisions relative to the use of corporal punishment. - Amends TCA Title 36; Title 37; Title 39; Title 41 and Title 49.
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2024-02-28
[Hearing: Mar 5 @ 4:30 pm]
To House K-12 Subcommittee
TNHB1960Intro
25%
As introduced, authorizes public hospitals, upon approval of the hospital's governing body, to establish a state employee and retiree healthcare incentive program that will allow for the waiver of applicable out-of-pocket expenses associated with med...
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2024-02-28
[Hearing: Mar 5 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Health Subcommittee
TNHB1959Intro
25%
As introduced, provides mechanisms by which a charitable organization providing certain community services may use an official state logo or emblem for purposes of providing such services. - Amends TCA Title 4 and Section 29-34-213.
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2024-02-28
To House Departments & Agencies Subcommittee
TNHB1958Intro
25%
As introduced, prohibits a utility district or a municipal or public corporation providing a utility service to a local government from executing a no-bid contract for energy-related services under the professional services contract exemption for pub...
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2024-02-28
[Hearing: Mar 5 @ 12:00 pm]
To House Business and Utilities Subcommittee
TNHB2070Intro
25%
As introduced, establishes the office of rail and public transportation within the department; requires, among other duties and responsibilities, the office to determine the costs and requirements, including engineering, needed to implement passenger...
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2024-02-28
[Hearing: Mar 6 @ 1:30 pm]
To House General Sub of Transportation Committee
TNHB2238Intro
25%
As introduced, allows an LEA or public charter school to elect not to receive a letter grade for one or more of its schools by notifying the commissioner of education, in writing, of its decision to opt out of such requirements; allows, instead of re...
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2024-02-28
[Hearing: Mar 5 @ 4:30 pm]
To House K-12 Subcommittee
TNHB2198Intro
25%
As introduced, increases the penalty for the offense of threatening to commit an act of mass violence on school property or at a school-related activity from a Class A misdemeanor to a Class E felony. - Amends TCA Title 39.
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2024-02-28
[Hearing: Mar 5 @ 12:00 pm]
To House Criminal Justice Subcommittee
TNHB2502Intro
25%
As introduced, enacts the "Tennessee Medical Autonomy Related to Cannabis Act." - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 29; Title 33; Title 38; Title 39; Title 40; Title 41; Title 43; Title 45; Title 50; Title 53; Title 57; Title 63; Title 67; Title 68 and Title...
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2024-02-28
[Hearing: Mar 5 @ 1:30 pm]
To House Health Subcommittee
TNHB1963Intro
25%
As introduced, requires the department to collect and publish on its website in map format data concerning landslides and floods. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 3, Part 5; Title 58; Title 64, Chapter 3; Title 68 and Title 69.
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2024-02-27
Def. to Special Calendar to be Published with Final Calendar in Agriculture & Natural Resources Subcommittee
TNHB2261Intro
25%
As introduced, defines a home for the aged that houses three or fewer nonrelated persons as a tier 1 home for the aged that is subject to licensure and regulation by the department of intellectual and developmental disabilities; defines a home for th...
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2024-02-27
To House Health Subcommittee
TNHJR0778Engross
50%
Designates February 24 as "SCN2A Awareness Day."
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2024-02-27
Engrossed; ready for transmission to Sen.
TNHB1613Engross
50%
As introduced, designates “Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree” by Brenda Lee as the official state holiday song. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 1, Part 3.
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2024-02-26
Received from House, Passed on First Consideration
TNHB1384Intro
25%
As introduced, deletes the criminal offense of aggravated prostitution and permits a person to have a prior conviction for aggravated prostitution that was the result of the person's status as a human trafficking victim expunged if the person meets c...
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2024-02-22
Sponsor(s) Added.
TNHJR0135PassRequests TVA to address energy issues as they pertain to winter weather events in order to avoid rolling blackouts and power outages.
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2024-02-21
Signed by Governor.
TNHB2768Intro
25%
As introduced, requires the department to compile and publish data on the department's website data regarding the geographic location, duration, and severity of floods and landslides in this state. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 3, Part 5; Title 58; T...
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2024-02-21
Sponsor(s) Added.
TNHJR0883Engross
50%
World Lupus Day
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2024-02-15
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
TNHJR0790PassGeorge Gruhn
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2024-02-12
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0791PassJohn Patten Guerry
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2024-02-12
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0784PassJames B. "Jim" Spears
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2024-02-12
Signed by Governor.
TNHB2968Intro
25%
Subject to local approval, creates the East Bank Development Authority for the metropolitan government of Nashville and Davidson County.
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2024-02-12
To House Local Government Committee
TNHB1642Engross
50%
As introduced, revises various provisions regarding pretrial release of a defendant charged with a criminal offense to require the magistrate to give first consideration to ensuring the safety of the community when determining whether to impose condi...
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2024-02-12
Received from House, Passed on First Consideration
TNHB1645Engross
50%
As introduced, expands the eligibility for filing a petition to obtain a lifetime order of protection to include victims of aggravated stalking, especially aggravated stalking, and felony harassment. - Amends TCA Title 36 and Title 39.
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2024-02-12
Received from House, Passed on First Consideration
TNHB2422Intro
25%
As introduced, increases from 10 working days to 15 business days the amount of time the fire marshal has to issue a decision on a dispute between a city and county regarding a building or fire code. - Amends TCA Title 13 and Title 68, Chapter 120.
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2024-02-08
Sponsor(s) withdrawn.
TNHB0751Intro
25%
As introduced, authorizes the use of campaign funds for the child care expenditures of a candidate that are incurred by the candidate as a direct result of the candidate's participation in campaign-related events and activities. - Amends TCA Title 2,...
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2024-02-07
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Elections & Campaign Finance Subcommittee of Local Government Committee
TNHJR0734PassValor College Prep boys' soccer team, TSSAA Class AA state champions
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2024-02-02
Signed by Governor.
TNHB2187Intro
25%
As introduced, authorizes the county election commission to designate restroom facilities in each building in which the election is held that are for the use of workers or volunteers working for a campaign with certain limitations on access. - Amends...
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2024-01-31
Assigned to s/c Elections & Campaign Finance Subcommittee
TNHB2237Intro
25%
As introduced, extends the time period within which a person may file a petition for judicial review of the department of safety's determination of suspension or revocation of a handgun carry permit from 30 days to 60 days of the issuance of the depa...
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2024-01-31
P2C, caption bill, held on desk - pending amdt.
TNHB2236Intro
25%
As introduced, enacts the "Tennessee Natural Disaster Resiliency Act"; creates a task force to review the capability of this state to prepare for and respond to natural disasters in this state; requires the task force to report recommendations regard...
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2024-01-31
Assigned to s/c Departments & Agencies Subcommittee
TNHB0908FailAs introduced, clarifies that a motor vehicle used in the commission or flight from commission of the offense of drag racing is subject to civil asset forfeiture; designates the department of safety as the applicable agency for such forfeiture procee...
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2024-01-30
Failed in Criminal Justice Committee
TNHJR0719PassJoan Baez, 83rd birthday
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2024-01-30
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0687PassJohn Lyell
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2024-01-30
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0713PassNational Conference of State Legislatures, 50th anniversary
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2024-01-30
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0686PassJimmy Buffett
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2024-01-30
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0679PassJudge Seth Walker Norman
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2024-01-30
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0697PassPhil Williams, 2023 John Chancellor Award
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2024-01-30
Signed by Governor.
TNHB1962Intro
25%
As introduced, requires the department to utilize cost estimation models to determine the cost of day care when setting the annual day care reimbursement rate. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 5; Title 6; Title 7; Title 68 and Title 71.
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2024-01-30
Assigned to s/c Health Subcommittee
TNHB1964Intro
25%
As introduced, expands the offense of unlawful exposure to include the distribution, with the intent to cause emotional distress, of an image of the intimate parts of another identifiable person or an image of an identifiable person engaged in sexual...
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2024-01-30
Assigned to s/c Criminal Justice Subcommittee
TNHB1961Intro
25%
As introduced, expands eligibility for the Smart Steps child care payment assistance program for parents or guardians whose income is less than 100 percent of the state median income; requires the payments to be funded by state funds. - Amends TCA Ti...
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2024-01-25
Withdrawn.
TNHB1966Intro
25%
As introduced, requires the Tennessee corrections institute to submit its report regarding the local correctional officer training fund electronically to the chairs of the state and local government and finance, ways and means committees of the senat...
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2024-01-25
P2C, caption bill, held on desk - pending amdt.
TNHB2112Intro
25%
As introduced, creates a pilot project to place a moratorium on the loss of public assistance benefits for child care workers based solely on wage increases that cause their income to exceed program eligibility limits; requires TACIR to study wages a...
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2024-01-25
Withdrawn.
TNHB0598Intro
25%
As introduced, establishes the office of rail and public transportation within the department; requires, among other duties and responsibilities, the office to determine present and future needs for, and economic feasibility of providing, public tran...
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2024-01-24
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Transportation Subcommittee of Transportation Committee
TNHB1578Intro
25%
As introduced, creates an offense for a person to possess or manufacture an ammunition feeding device that has capacity to accept more than 10 rounds, except for certain circumstances. - Amends TCA Title 39.
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2024-01-10
Assigned to s/c Criminal Justice Subcommittee
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