Tennessee Senator Jeff Yarbro [D]

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TNSB1116IntroAs introduced, requires the commissioner to submit to the centers for medicare and medicaid services, within 120 days, a waiver amendment to the TennCare II waiver or new waiver to improve access to and quality of evidence-based home visitation servi...
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2019-02-11
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB1029IntroAs introduced, authorizes the governor to expand medicaid pursuant to the Affordable Care Act; authorizes the governor to negotiate with the centers for medicare and medicaid services to determine the terms of the expansion. - Amends TCA Title 71, Ch...
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2019-02-11
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB1015IntroAs introduced, increases from 10 to 15 the number of days before trial in which a person who intends to rely on an affirmative defense must notify the district attorney general in writing of such intention. - Amends TCA Title 39.
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2019-02-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
TNSB1020IntroAs introduced, decreases from 30 to 25 the number of days in which an agency must establish a hearing date and set the case on the docket after a written claim is filed by a person asserting a claim to property seized under a forfeiture warrant. - Am...
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2019-02-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
TNSB1018IntroAs introduced, increases from 20 to 25 the number of days' notice the supreme court must give prior to holding a special term for the trial of causes the court deems essential to the public interest. - Amends TCA Title 16.
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2019-02-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
TNSJR0169IntroProposes amendment of Article II, Section 4 to establish an independent redistricting commission for senatorial and representative districts.
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2019-02-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
TNSJR0173IntroProposes amendment to allow people to propose laws by initiative.
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2019-02-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
TNSB1179IntroAs introduced, negates mandatory application of certain laws on local governments that are not fully funded; prohibits an agency of state government from creating a new fee that will impact local governments in any year in which the general state rev...
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2019-02-11
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSJR0171IntroEncourages the bureau of TennCare to improve access to and quality of treatment for eligible Tennessee residents suffering from addiction to opiates and other substances by means of an appropriate federal Section 1115 waiver for medicaid services.
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2019-02-11
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSJR0170IntroAuthorizes governor to expand medicaid eligibility in accordance with the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to fully combat the opioid crisis in Tennessee.
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2019-02-11
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSJR0172IntroAuthorizes governor to expand medicaid eligibility.
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2019-02-11
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSJR0174IntroProposes amendment of Article VI, Section 5 to provide for popular election of the attorney general and reporter for a regular term of four years.
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2019-02-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
TNSB1507IntroAs introduced, requires the department of revenue to report to the fiscal review committee and transportation committees on the actual or estimated number of passenger motor vehicles that have been issued stickers or decals to use the HOV lane. - Ame...
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2019-02-11
To Senate Transportation and Safety Committee
TNSJR0182IntroEncourages the bureau of TennCare to seek an appropriate federal Section 1115 demonstration waiver in order to expand access to evidence-based home visitation services for pregnant women and parents with infants facing medical, social, or environment...
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2019-02-11
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSJR0183IntroEncourages the bureau of TennCare to seek an appropriate federal Section 1115 demonstration waiver in order to expand access to evidence-based home visitation services for pregnant women and parents with infants facing medical, social, or environment...
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2019-02-11
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSJR0081PassTom Cigarran, Chairman of the Board of Nashville Predators
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2019-02-07
Signed by Governor.
TNSJR0070PassThomas "Tom" Jensen
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2019-02-07
Signed by Governor.
TNSJR0077PassJill Bachus
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2019-02-07
Signed by Governor.
TNSJR0079PassJed DeKalb
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2019-02-07
Signed by Governor.
TNSB0774IntroAs introduced, enacts the "Tennessee Preexisting Conditions Protection Act." - Amends TCA Title 56.
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2019-02-07
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB0767IntroAs introduced, permits a prescriber who is not a patient's obstetrical or gynecological provider to prescribe buprenorphine products to certain patients if the prescriber is a member of the same specialty practice group as the patient's obstetrical o...
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2019-02-07
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
TNSB0758IntroAs introduced, enacts the "Tennessee Pregnant Workers Fairness Act." - Amends TCA Title 4 and Title 50.
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2019-02-07
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB0766IntroAs introduced, in Davidson County, requires that tree density be considered as a factor in determining the value of residential property. - Amends TCA Title 67, Chapter 5.
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2019-02-07
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0776IntroAs introduced, sets the BEP instructional salary unit cost for the 2019-2020 fiscal year at the statewide average licensed teacher salary. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 1; Title 49, Chapter 2; Title 49, Chapter 3 and Title 49, Chapter 5.
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2019-02-07
To Senate Education Committee
TNSB0778IntroAs introduced, requires a court to automatically dismiss a misdemeanor charge if a final verdict has not been rendered within three years of the offense and the defendant is not charged with any subsequent offenses during the three-year period; requi...
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2019-02-07
To Senate Judiciary Committee
TNSB0771IntroAs introduced, authorizes the department to create a mental health professional education loan forgiveness program. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 49; Title 63 and Title 68.
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2019-02-07
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
TNSB0775IntroAs introduced, requires the board of regents, the board of trustees of the University of Tennessee, and the state university boards to create and approve a policy requiring public institutions of higher education to compensate adjunct professors at l...
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2019-02-07
To Senate Education Committee
TNSB0378IntroAs introduced, removes the requirement that the governor receive authorization by the general assembly prior to making any decision or obligating the state with regard to the expansion of optional enrollment in the medical assistance program. - Amend...
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2019-02-06
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
TNSB0463IntroAs introduced, expands commission duties to include recommending methods to eliminate discrimination and intergroup tensions, and furnishing technical assistance to facilitate progress in human relations. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 21.
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2019-02-06
To Senate Judiciary Committee
TNSB0464IntroAs introduced, authorizes the governor to expand medicaid pursuant to the Affordable Care Act; authorizes the governor to negotiate with the centers for medicare and medicaid services to determine the terms of the expansion. - Amends TCA Title 71, Ch...
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2019-02-06
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB0462IntroAs introduced, requires that a health benefit plan issued, entered into, or renewed on or after January 1, 2020, provide, at a minimum, coverage for certain items or services, immunizations, preventive care, and screenings. - Amends TCA Title 56, Cha...
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2019-02-06
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB0465IntroAs introduced, creates exceptions to offenses for underage consumption, public intoxication, and certain other offenses involving controlled substances for persons who request medical assistance in response to the possible overdose of another person....
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2019-02-06
To Senate Judiciary Committee
TNSJR0072PassDr. Candice McQueen
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2019-02-05
Signed by Governor.
TNSJR0067PassDr. Wendy J. Long
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2019-02-05
Signed by Governor.
TNSJR0069PassCommissioner Bonnie Hommrich
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2019-02-05
Signed by Governor.
TNSJR0066PassCommissioner Many-Bears Grinder
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2019-02-05
Signed by Governor.
TNSJR0073PassCommissioner Larry Martin
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2019-02-05
Signed by Governor.
TNSJR0074PassCommissioner Debbie Payne
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2019-02-05
Signed by Governor.
TNSJR0108PassCharlie Daniel
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2019-01-31
Signed by Governor.
TNSJR0009PassEmeline Thrash Dunn, 2019 Nashville's Top 30 Under 30
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2019-01-28
Signed by Governor.
TNSJR0035PassChristopher J. Morris, 2019 Nashville's Top 30 Under 30
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2019-01-28
Signed by Governor.
TNSJR0025PassMatthew A. Pierce, 2019 Nashville's Top 30 Under 30
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2019-01-28
Signed by Governor.
TNSJR0012PassAlé Dalton, 2019 Nashville's Top 30 Under 30
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2019-01-28
Signed by Governor.
TNSJR0010PassRebecca Sheaffer Goodwin, 2019 Nashville's Top 30 Under 30
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2019-01-28
Signed by Governor.
TNSJR0014PassNora Snoddy, 2019 Nashville's Top 30 Under 30
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2019-01-28
Signed by Governor.
TNSJR0029PassGrant Adams, 2019 Nashville's Top 30 Under 30
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2019-01-28
Signed by Governor.
TNSJR0024PassMichael Hill, 2019 Nashville's Top 30 Under 30
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2019-01-28
Signed by Governor.
TNSJR0015PassSusan E. Pogue, 2019 Nashville's Top 30 Under 30
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2019-01-28
Signed by Governor.
TNSJR0020PassZachary Brickner, 2019 Nashville's Top 30 Under 30
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2019-01-28
Signed by Governor.
TNSJR0038PassBrandon Bocianski, 2019 Nashville's Top 30 Under 30
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2019-01-28
Signed by Governor.
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