Tennessee Representative John Ragan [R]

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TNHB1187PassAs enacted, eliminates the fee for interment of an eligible veteran's most recent spouse in a state veterans' cemetery. - Amends TCA Title 46, Chapter 6.
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2019-06-06
Pub. Ch. 513
TNHB0643PassAs enacted, requires the department of finance and administration, in consultation with the department of mental health and substance abuse services and the division of TennCare, to develop and administer a grant program to assist sheriffs who are re...
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2019-06-06
Pub. Ch. 512
TNHB0494PassAs enacted, eliminates the special privilege tax on ammunition. - Amends TCA Section 8-8-201 and Title 70, Chapter 3.
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2019-06-06
Pub. Ch. 509
TNHB1280PassAs enacted, directs the governor, through the commissioner of finance and administration, to submit a waiver amendment to the centers for medicare and medicaid services to provide TennCare II funding by means of a block grant indexed for inflation an...
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2019-05-29
Pub. Ch. 481
TNHB1016PassAs enacted, requires students to pass a civics test to receive a full diploma upon graduation from high school; revises and enacts other provisions relating to civics test. - Amends TCA Title 49.
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2019-05-29
Pub. Ch. 442
TNHB0745PassAs enacted, increases, from $600 to $1,000, the amount of a Tennessee middle college scholarship awarded each semester to an eligible student for full-time attendance. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 4, Part 9.
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2019-05-29
Pub. Ch. 469
TNHB1498PassAs enacted, revises provisions concerning judicial commitment of certain persons in the custody of the department of correction. - Amends TCA Title 33; Title 40 and Title 41.
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2019-05-29
Pub. Ch. 504
TNHB0174PassAs enacted, transfers the fire investigations section from the department of commerce and insurance to the bureau; revises and enacts related provisions. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 38, Chapter 6 and Title 68, Chapter 102.
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2019-05-29
Pub. Ch. 487
TNHB0257PassAs enacted, creates a Class D felony offense for entity or person who knowingly uses a communication or electronic device to obtain information concerning an elderly adult's medical condition or health, sends unsolicited or specifically refused medic...
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2019-05-29
Pub. Ch. 417
TNHB1425PassAs enacted, increases from one to two the number of additional dual enrollment courses a student may take under a dual enrollment grant under certain circumstances; allows an eligible student to receive a dual enrollment grant for no more than 10 cou...
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2019-05-29
Pub. Ch. 482
TNHB0316PassAs enacted, enacts the "Barry Brady Act," which creates a presumption that certain conditions or impairments of full-time firefighters caused by certain cancers arose out of employment unless the contrary is shown by competent medical evidence. - Ame...
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2019-05-29
Pub. Ch. 490
TNHB0498PassAs enacted, directs the commissioner of finance and administration to submit to the federal centers for medicare and medicaid services a waiver or waivers pursuant to Section 1115 of the Social Security Act for the purpose of establishing a distinct ...
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2019-05-29
Pub. Ch. 494
TNHB0326PassAs enacted, revises provisions governing sales and use tax in regard to out-of-state dealers, - Amends TCA Title 67; Chapter 72 of the Public Acts of 2011; Chapter 193 of the Public Acts of 2017; Chapter 273 of the Public Acts of 2015; Chapter 452 of...
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2019-05-29
Pub. Ch. 491
TNHB0909PassAs enacted, enacts the "Elderly and Vulnerable Adult Protection Act of 2019." - Amends TCA Title 39; Title 40 and Title 71.
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2019-05-29
Pub. Ch. 474
TNHB0565PassAs enacted, revises various provisions governing statutes of limitations for civil actions and criminal prosecutions for cases involving abuse against child; revises penalty for failure to report abuse. - Amends TCA Title 28; Title 37 and Title 40.
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2019-05-29
Pub. Ch. 499
TNHB0605PassAs enacted, specifies, for purposes of sales and use taxes, that "tangible personal property" does not include fiber-optic cable after it has become attached to a utility pole, building, or other structure or installed underground; deems such fiber-o...
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2019-05-29
Pub. Ch. 501
TNHB0419PassAs enacted, enacts the "Tennessee Right to Shop Act." - Amends TCA Title 8; Title 33; Title 56; Title 63 and Title 68.
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2019-05-23
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 407
TNHJR0452PassPresident Trump, U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement
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2019-05-21
Signed by Governor.
TNHB0681PassAs enacted, revises the Volunteer Public Education Trust Fund Act of 1985; designates the commissioner of education and state treasurer as trustees of the fund. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 3, Part 4.
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2019-05-15
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 379
TNHB1029PassAs enacted, enacts the "Human Life Protection Act," which bans abortion in this state effective on the 30th day after the U.S. Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade or an amendment to the U.S. Constitution to allow states to prohibit abortion; creates ...
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2019-05-15
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 351
TNHB0944PassAs enacted, establishes the Governor's Civics Seal to recognize public schools and local education agencies implementing high-quality civic education programs. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 6, Part 10.
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2019-05-15
Pub. Ch. 330
TNHB1004PassAs enacted, extends a 50 percent discount on camping fees at state parks to veterans who have a 100-percent permanent total service-connected disability. - Amends TCA Title 11.
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2019-05-15
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 389
TNHB0037PassAs enacted, creates the state Alzheimer's disease and related dementia advisory council. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 68, Chapter 11, Part 14 and Title 71.
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2019-05-15
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 364
TNHB0156PassAs enacted, revises offense regarding destruction or interference with utility lines, fixtures or appliances, or property utilized by railroads to apply to certain activities involving critical infrastructure. - Amends TCA Section 39-14-411.
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2019-05-15
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 370
TNHB0041PassAs enacted, requires that the following language be printed on the back of handgun carry permit cards: This permit is valid beyond the expiration date if the permit holder can provide documentation of the holder's active military status and duty stat...
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2019-05-15
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 367
TNHB0866PassAs enacted, expands career and technical education programs to middle school grades; requires the board of career and technical education to plan facilities for comprehensive career and technical training for middle school students. - Amends TCA Titl...
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2019-05-15
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 366
TNHB0091PassAs enacted, authorizes LEAs that receive pre-kindergarten program approval to utilize a comparable alternative measure of student growth approved by the state board of education and adopted by the LEA, rather than the pre-k/kindergarten growth portfo...
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2019-05-15
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 376
TNHB1158PassAs enacted, authorizes LEAs to establish a threat assessment team for the purpose of developing comprehensive, intervention-based approaches to prevent violence, manage reports of potential threats, and create a system that fosters a safe, supportive...
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2019-05-15
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 394
TNHB1142PassAs enacted, authorizes operation of off-highway vehicles on a certain segments of State Route 116 in Anderson County. - Amends TCA Section 55-8-185.
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2019-05-09
Pub. Ch. 235
TNHB1151PassAs enacted, redefines "public place" for purposes of the offense of indecent exposure; includes a restroom, locker room, dressing room, or shower, designated for multi-person, single-sex use. - Amends TCA Title 39 and Title 40.
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2019-05-09
Pub. Ch. 251
TNHB1364PassAs enacted, rewrites the criminal offense of female genital mutilation; extends the statute of limitations for criminal prosecutions or civil actions for female genital mutilation. - Amends TCA Title 28; Title 39 and Title 40.
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2019-05-09
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 268
TNHB0737PassAs enacted, authorizes the state board to extend the six-year period required for the standards review and development committees and advisory teams to review the standards for English language arts and mathematics one time for a period not to exceed...
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2019-05-09
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 270
TNHB0221PassAs enacted, authorizes off-highway vehicles to be operated on certain segments of state highways in Morgan County. - Amends TCA Section 55-8-185.
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2019-05-09
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 273
TNHB0496PassAs enacted, creates exemptions to licensure and certification requirements, as applicable, for certain medical professionals licensed in other states who are participating in federal Innovative Readiness Training programs. - Amends TCA Title 58 and T...
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2019-05-09
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 255
TNHB0283PassAs enacted, increases the punishment for a conviction of aggravated rape of a child from "15 to 60 years in prison and a fine of up to $50,000" to "life in prison without the possibility of parole." - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 13 and Title 40, Cha...
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2019-05-01
Pub. Ch. 211
TNHB1245PassAs enacted, increases from $10,000 to $30,000 the civil penalty amount per violation that the attorney general and reporter may recover in an action against a person who commits the offense of caller identification spoofing; encourages carriers offer...
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2019-05-01
Pub. Ch. 217
TNHB0304PassAs enacted, revises provisions governing expedited issuance of certain professional licenses for certain armed forces members and their spouses to instead exempt such persons from licensure in certain circumstances. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 3, P...
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2019-05-01
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 195
TNHB1271PassAs enacted, extends the exemption from sales and use tax on trailers used to transport livestock when such trailer is sold to a qualified farmer or nurseryman to also exempt such sales of trailers used to transport farm products, nursery stock, or eq...
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2019-05-01
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 178
TNHB1274EngrossAs introduced, expands the attorney general and reporter's duties to include representation of an LEA or certain LEA employees in a court or administrative tribunal arising out of the adoption of a policy requiring students, faculty, and staff to uti...
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2019-05-01
Re-refer to Senate State & Local Govt. Comm.
TNHB0564EngrossAs introduced, authorizes a local board of education to make payroll deduction for dues of professional employees' organizations available to its professional employees. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 2 and Title 49, Chapter 5.
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2019-04-29
To Senate Calendar Committee
TNHJR0457PassTayler Aliff
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2019-04-29
Signed by Governor.
TNHB1154PassAs enacted, adds the word "valor" to the Silver Star specialty license plate. - Amends TCA Title 55, Chapter 4.
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2019-04-24
Pub. Ch. 171
TNHB1359IntroAs introduced, allocates state sales and use tax revenues from the construction of a uranium processing facility to an eligible industrial development corporation that submits a completed application to the commissioner of finance and administration ...
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2019-04-24
Taken off notice for cal. in Finance, Ways, and Means Committee
TNHB1146IntroAs introduced, increases the number of free plates from one to two for the Purple Heart and disabled veteran license plates issued to veterans with disabilities. - Amends TCA Section 55-4-256 and Section 55-4-257.
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2019-04-24
To House Finance, Ways & Means Subcommittee
TNHB1193IntroAs introduced, reduces from 1.125 percent to 0.5 percent the percentage the department of revenue keeps from the proceeds from the local option sales tax to defray the state's expenses in administering, collecting, and remitting local sales taxes. - ...
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2019-04-24
To House Finance, Ways & Means Subcommittee
TNHB0716IntroAs introduced, creates per se DUI offense of driving while the person's blood includes any amount of Schedule I controlled substance or Schedule II, III, IV, or V controlled substance that cannot be dispensed without a prescription when the person do...
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2019-04-24
To House Finance, Ways & Means Subcommittee
TNHB0937PassAs enacted, increases pay supplement from $600 to $800 for police officers and firefighters who complete 40 hours of in-service training. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 24, Part 2 and Title 38, Chapter 8, Part 1.
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2019-04-24
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 152
TNHB0203PassAs enacted, authorizes the comptroller of the treasury to audit private probation service providers; allows the comptroller to appoint a certified public accountant to conduct the audit; requires the probation service provider to pay for the audit. -...
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2019-04-24
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 148
TNHB0241PassAs enacted, specifies that a student may only enroll in two course access program courses per school year, unless additional courses are approved by the student's home LEA, and that students must pay all tuition and fees required for any additional c...
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2019-04-24
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 146
TNHB0946PassAs enacted, requires an LEA to report to the department of education, for each year that the LEA receives an increase in state funding for instructional wages and salaries, how the increase was utilized by the LEA; requires the department of educatio...
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2019-04-24
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 153
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