Tennessee Senator Jeff Yarbro [D]

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TNSB2558PassAs enacted, requires that, on and after January 1, 2024, each voting machine used by a county election commission produce a voter-verifiable paper audit trail, instead of being capable of producing a voter-verified paper audit trail. - Amends TCA Tit...
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2022-06-06
Effective date(s) 06/03/2022
TNSB2514PassAs enacted, enacts "Dallas's Law," which revises various provisions governing security guards/officers. - Amends TCA Title 29; Title 57 and Title 62, Chapter 35.
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2022-06-03
Effective date(s) 01/01/2023
TNSB2602PassAs enacted, requires TACIR to prepare a report surveying projects initiated over the past 10 years involving the initiation of new state-sponsored Amtrak intercity passenger rail. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 10; Title 4, Chapter 23; Title 7; Title ...
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2022-06-03
Effective date(s) 06/01/2022
TNSB2343PassAs enacted, requires TACIR to conduct a study and make recommendations regarding the potential for passenger rail service linking the major cities in each of the grand divisions of the state. - Amends TCA Title 7; Title 9; Title 54; Title 55 and Titl...
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2022-06-03
Effective date(s) 06/01/2022
TNSB2150PassAs enacted, requires the department to collaborate with the bureau of TennCare in order to study existing doula certification programs; requires that a report on the study be provided to the members of the general assembly and to the legislative libr...
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2022-06-03
Effective date(s) 07/01/2022
TNSB2219PassAs enacted, authorizes local governments to regulate, including the prohibition of, smoking and the use of vapor products in age-restricted venues; defines the terms “age-restricted venue” and “retail tobacco store” for the purposes of the Pr...
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2022-06-03
Effective date(s) 07/01/2022
TNSB2167PassAs enacted, enacts the "Uniform Partition of Heirs Property Act." - Amends TCA Title 29, Chapter 27 and Title 66.
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2022-06-03
Effective date(s) 07/01/2022
TNSB0421PassAs enacted, authorizes, in a county with a metropolitan government that has imposed a privilege tax upon the privilege of occupancy in a hotel of each transient, such metropolitan government to, upon approval by ordinance of the metropolitan council,...
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2022-06-01
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 1046
TNSB0958PassAs enacted, establishes a voluntary shared work unemployment benefits program that allows certain employers to submit to the department of labor and workforce development for approval a plan to reduce employee work hours in exchange for employee acce...
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2022-06-01
Effective date(s) 05/27/2022, 12/01/2023
TNSB1877PassAs enacted, adds quadriplegia as a qualifying medical condition for the lawful possession of cannabis oil. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 17 and Title 68, Chapter 7.
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2022-06-01
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 1054
TNSB2043PassAs enacted, authorizes the department, as allowed via federal department of agriculture waiver of the physical presence requirement, to utilize remote use of the special supplemental food program for women, infants, and children at a substantially si...
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2022-06-01
Effective date(s) 05/27/2022
TNSB1749PassAs enacted, establishes a respite care pilot program for caregivers of individuals with Alzheimer's and related dementia. - Amends TCA Title 4 and Title 71.
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2022-06-01
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 1049
TNSB2508PassAs enacted, urges the standards recommendation committee to include certain academic standards regarding the civil rights movement in the committee's final recommendation of academic standards in the subject of social studies for students in grades n...
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2022-06-01
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 1063
TNSB1784PassAs enacted, creates a Tennessee state library coordinator position within the department; establishes the duties of the Tennessee state library coordinator. - Amends TCA Title 49.
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2022-06-01
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 1048
TNSB1977PassAs enacted, requires, for each emergency purchase the central procurement office approves, the reporting of certain information, as specified in this amendment, to the fiscal review committee within 30 days of the approval; creates certain exemptions...
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2022-06-01
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 1076
TNSB2465PassAs enacted, requires a healthcare prescriber to offer a prescription for an opioid antagonist, or another drug approved for complete or partial reversal of an opioid overdose event, to each patient prescribed an opioid, if certain conditions are pres...
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2022-06-01
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 1061
TNSB2771PassAs enacted, requires a health benefit plan that provides coverage for imaging services for screening mammography to provide coverage to a patient for low-dose mammography according to specific guidelines, including a baseline mammogram for a woman 35...
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2022-06-01
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 1068
TNSB0827PassAs enacted, prohibits the use of solitary confinement for pregnant inmates and inmates who have given birth within the past eight weeks; prohibits transfer of a pregnant inmate from a jail to a state penitentiary or branch of a prison for safekeeping...
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2022-05-25
Effective date(s) 05/11/2022
TNSB2313PassAs enacted, extends the applicability of the Local Tourism Development Zone Business Tax Act to a privately owned or operated museum principally dedicated to the preservation of cultural heritage, achievements, and contributions of minority artists, ...
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2022-05-25
Effective date(s) 05/11/2022
TNSJR1802PassMackenzie Leding Reed, 2022 Curriculum Associates Extraordinary Educator
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2022-05-13
Signed by Governor.
TNSJR1804PassSenator Mike Bell
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2022-05-13
Signed by Governor.
TNSJR1860PassDawson Simmons
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2022-05-13
Signed by Governor.
TNSJR1831PassHarbert Alexander
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2022-05-13
Signed by Governor.
TNSJR1827PassDesignates the late Nash as official dog of General Assembly.
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2022-05-13
Signed by Governor.
TNSB1859PassAs enacted, requires the board of pharmacy to promulgate rules necessary to ensure that an individual who is blind, visually impaired, or otherwise print disabled has appropriate access to prescription labels, bag tags, and medical guides. - Amends T...
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2022-05-11
Effective date(s) 05/09/2022
TNSB1902PassAs enacted, authorizes the board of medical examiners and the board of osteopathic examination to issue short-term visitor clinical training licenses to eligible foreign medical graduates and physicians, subject to certain conditions. - Amends TCA Ti...
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2022-05-06
Effective date(s) 05/03/2022
TNSB2203PassAs enacted. requires the county commissioners of counties seeking to change boundary lines to consider the potential impact to all relevant departments before adopting the resolution to request the general assembly change the county boundary lines. -...
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2022-05-04
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 940
TNSB1528PassAs enacted, revises provisions governing sentencing for persons convicted of drug offenses committed in a drug-free school zone; authorizes a court that imposed a sentence for a drug-free school zone offense that occurred prior to September 1, 2020, ...
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2022-05-04
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 927
TNSR0190PassOffice of Legal Services
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2022-05-04
Enrolled and ready for signatures
TNSR0193PassFiscal Review Committee
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2022-05-04
Enrolled and ready for signatures
TNSR0192PassOffice of Legislative Budget Analysis
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2022-05-04
Enrolled and ready for signatures
TNSR0189PassOffice of Legislative Administration
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2022-05-04
Enrolled and ready for signatures
TNSR0203PassOffice of the Chief Clerk of the Senate
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2022-05-04
Enrolled and ready for signatures
TNSR0195PassOffice of Geographic Information Systems
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2022-05-04
Enrolled and ready for signatures
TNSR0194PassOffice of Facilities Management
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2022-05-04
Enrolled and ready for signatures
TNSR0191PassOffice of Legislative Information Systems
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2022-05-04
Enrolled and ready for signatures
TNSR0188PassSenate employees
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2022-05-04
Enrolled and ready for signatures
TNSB2201PassAs enacted, removes the requirement for court approval of a tort claim settlement involving a minor that is less than $10,000; revises other provisions regarding tort settlements involving minors. - Amends TCA Title 29, Chapter 34 and Title 34, Chapt...
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2022-05-02
Effective date(s) 04/27/2022
TNSB2535PassAs enacted, classifies as the Class A misdemeanor offense "unlawful exposure" the distribution of an image of an identifiable person engaged in sexually explicit conduct if: the image was photographed or recorded under circumstances where the parties...
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2022-05-02
Effective date(s) 07/01/2022
TNSB2757PassAs enacted, designates July 16 as "Ida B. Wells Day." - Amends TCA Title 15, Chapter 2.
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2022-05-02
Effective date(s) 04/27/2022
TNSB2464PassAs enacted, adds to the Eligibility Verification for Entitlements Act that a public benefit does not include a professional or commercial license for purposes of the citizenship verification requirement; specifies that to be eligible for a profession...
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2022-05-02
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 911
TNSR0196PassJocelyn R. Little
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2022-04-28
Signed by Senate Speaker
TNSJR1645PassJailen Edwards
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2022-04-27
Signed by Governor.
TNSJR1627PassRuhiya Mithani
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2022-04-27
Signed by Governor.
TNSJR1591PassPaula Davis, TACIR
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2022-04-27
Signed by Governor.
TNSB2046Intro

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As introduced, extends from 60 days to 12 months the period of postpartum coverage for pregnant women who meet certain medical assistance eligibility requirements in accordance with provisions of the American Rescue Plan. - Amends TCA Title 4 and Tit...
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2022-04-26
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
TNSB2041Intro

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As introduced, revises the amount of a minority teaching fellowship award for a recipient who is enrolled in a degree program leading to licensure as a teacher in a four-year public institution of higher education with an approved educator preparatio...
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2022-04-26
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
TNSB2042PassAs enacted, requires employers to pay employees no less than the minimum wage, regardless of the subminimum wage for an employee whose earning or productive capacity is impaired by age, physical, or mental deficiency or injury. - Amends TCA Title 8 a...
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2022-04-26
Effective date(s) 07/01/2022
TNSB2199PassAs enacted, revises population figures in the code to clarify references that are to Shelby County only (and not to Shelby and Davidson counties) in light of the most recent census figures. - Amends TCA Title 6; Title 8; Title 17; Title 29; Title 39,...
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2022-04-26
Effective date(s) 07/01/2022
TNSB1023Intro

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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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2022-04-26
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
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