Tennessee Representative Jerry Sexton [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
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
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
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
TNHB1551EngrossAs introduced, directs commissioner to submit waiver to impose reasonable work requirements upon able-bodied working age adult enrollees without dependent children under the age of six. - Amends TCA Title 71.
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2018-04-19
Passed Senate, Ayes 23, Nays 2
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.
TNHB2464EngrossAs introduced, allows current or former members of the national guard and the military reserve forces to obtain handgun permit at age 18; makes consistent the effect that restoration of citizenship has upon the possession and purchase of firearms and...
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2018-04-19
Passed Senate, Ayes 25, Nays 0
TNHJR1001EngrossCalls on the U.S. Secretary of Transportation to revoke the September 7, 2011, acceptance letter regarding the X-Lite Flared Terminal and the X-Lite Tanget Terminal guardrails and to call for the removal of such guardrails from roads in the United St...
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2018-04-19
Placed on Senate Regular Calendar calendar for 4/23/2018
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.
TNHJR1184EngrossChattanooga Mayor's Council for Women, inaugural Statewide Women's Policy Conference
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2018-04-19
Concurred, Ayes 29, Nays 0
TNHJR1186EngrossKent Ritchey, Ginny Award
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2018-04-19
Concurred, Ayes 29, Nays 0
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
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
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
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
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
TNHB2195EngrossAs introduced, prohibits local governments from adopting or enforcing regulations that prohibit or restrict the display of a flag on a property owner's property except when necessary to promote public health and safety. - Amends TCA Title 5, Chapter ...
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2018-04-18
H. Placed on Message Calendar for 4/19/2018
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
TNHB1855PassAs introduced, prohibits the department and the state board of education from mandating assessments for any grades or subjects beyond those mandated during the 2016-2017 school year until the 2021-2022 school year. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 6, P...
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2018-04-17
Pub. Ch. 672
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
TNHB2377IntroAs introduced, designates Knight Muzzleloader as official state muzzleloader. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 1, Part 3.
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2018-04-17
Held on desk.
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
TNHB1566PassAs introduced, eliminates the restriction that a law enforcement officer who retires in good standing must have been a state resident at the time of retirement to be eligible for the issuance of a lifetime handgun carry permit for $100. - Amends TCA ...
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2018-04-17
Pub. Ch. 690
TNHB2004PassAs introduced, establishes an opioid abuse and diversion hotline operated by the department of health; prohibits civil liability for or firing of a person who reports suspected abuse or diversion to the hotline. - Amends TCA Title 50 and Title 63.
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2018-04-17
Pub. Ch. 675
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.
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.
TNHB0298IntroAs introduced, exempts methanol from gasoline and petroleum taxes when not blended or composed of other motor fuels. - Amends TCA Title 9; Title 54; Title 55 and Title 67.
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2018-04-16
Comp. SB subst.
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
TNHR0313PassUnion University Debate Team
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2018-04-12
Signed by H. Speaker
TNHB1083IntroAs introduced, authorizes community corrections officers who hold a valid Tennessee handgun permit to carry a handgun at all times and in all places in Tennessee while in the course of employment and engaged in the actual discharge of official duties...
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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
TNHB0571IntroAs introduced, creates special joint committee to study issues relative to Tennessee obtaining primacy over the regulation of surface coal mining and reclamation. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 10; Title 50; Title 59; Title 60; Title 66; Title 67; Title...
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2018-04-09
Comp. SB subst.
TNHB2368PassAs enacted, enacts the "National Motto in the Classroom Act," which requires each local education agency to display the national motto, "In God We Trust," in a prominent location in each school. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 6.
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2018-04-06
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 640
TNHJR0994PassDr. George W. Smith
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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.
TNHJR0982PassKurdish community of Nashville
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2018-04-06
Signed by Governor.
TNHB2240PassAs enacted, requires district attorneys general to annually report the number of reports of a person who appeared to be suffering from or to have been the victim of female genital mutilation to the senate judiciary committee and the criminal justice ...
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2018-04-04
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 619
TNHB2239PassAs enacted, revises terminology used to describe the relationship of physicians to advanced practice registered nurses and physician assistants; specifies that a licensed physician with whom a physician assistant collaborates has the duty to assure t...
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2018-04-04
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 610
TNHB1086IntroAs introduced, creates a presumption, for the purposes of awarding grandparent visitation, that a custodial parent or parents or custodian opposes grandparent visitation if the grandparent has been denied visitation for a period of three months or mo...
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2018-04-03
Taken off notice for cal. in Civil Justice 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
TNHB0054IntroAs introduced, prohibits state and local governments from taking discriminatory action against a business based on that business's internal policies. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 5; Title 6; Title 7; Title 48; Title 61; Title 62 and Title 67.
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2018-03-28
Taken off notice for cal in s/c State Government Subcommittee of State Government Committee
TNHB2379FailAs introduced, prohibits the bureau of TennCare from including any drug containing oxycodone on any formulary or preferred drug list maintained for the Medicaid program; requires any drugs containing oxycodone to be removed from the formularies or li...
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2018-03-28
Failed in s/c Health Subcommittee of Health Committee
TNHR0263PassRoger Campbell
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2018-03-27
Signed by H. Speaker
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