Tennessee Senator Joseph Hensley [R]

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TNSB2745PassSubject to local approval, creates a county financial management system to administer the finances of the county for all funds of the various departments, agencies, and boards that are handled by the county trustee.
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2018-06-20
Comp. became Pr. Ch. 47
TNSB2014PassAs enacted, revises provisions governing background checks for teachers and other positons requiring proximity to children; requires participation in rap back program; enacts other related provisions. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 1; Title 49, Chapt...
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2018-05-23
Pub. Ch. 1006
TNSB1797PassAs enacted, enacts the "Tennessee Public Safety Behavioral Health Act." - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 5; Title 6; Title 7; Title 8; Title 50; Title 58; Title 63 and Title 68.
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2018-05-23
Pub. Ch. 997
TNSB1288PassAs enacted, increases the authorized annual state contribution made to human resources agencies. - Amends TCA Title 13, Chapter 26.
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2018-05-23
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 1030
TNSB2333PassAs enacted, prohibits any official or employee of this state or any political subdivision of this state from accepting an identification document issued or created by any person, organization, county, city, or other local authority, except where expr...
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2018-05-23
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 1053
TNSB2646PassAs enacted, enacts the "Tennessee Rural Hospital Transformation Act of 2018." - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 68 and Title 71.
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2018-05-23
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 1055
TNSB2059PassAs enacted, enacts the "School Safety Act of 2018". - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 3; Title 16; Title 36, Chapter 3, Part 6; Title 38; Title 39; Title 40; Title 49; Section 50-3-201; Section 58-1-112; Section 70-4-123 and Section 70-5-101.
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2018-05-23
Pub. Ch. 1008
TNSB0005PassAs enacted, creates one additional trial court each in the sixteenth, nineteenth, and twenty-first judicial districts; requires the speaker of the senate and the speaker of the house to establish an advisory task force to review the composition of Te...
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2018-05-23
Pub. Ch. 974
TNSB2520PassAs enacted, excludes from coverage under the Tennessee Heritage Protection Act of 2016 memorials under the control of an accredited museum, public library, or public archive in certain circumstances; revises other provisions of the Act. - Amends TCA ...
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2018-05-23
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 1033
TNSB2332PassAs enacted, prohibits state and local governmental entities and officials from adopting sanctuary policies; enacts other related provisions. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 7; Title 8; Title 9; Title 38; Title 39 and Title 40.
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2018-05-23
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 973
TNSB2013PassAs enacted, revises the teacher code of ethics; requires annual professional development for teachers on the teacher code of ethics; requires teacher preparation programs to include training for all students on the teacher code of ethics. - Amends TC...
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2018-05-18
Pub. Ch. 937
TNSB2012PassAs enacted, requires the state board of education to develop a policy for transmittal of final disciplinary actions on educator licenses to the national clearinghouse administered by the National Association of State Directors of Teacher Education an...
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2018-05-18
Pub. Ch. 936
TNSB2011PassAs enacted, requires a director of schools, director of public charter school, or director of a nonpublic school who learns of the conviction of a licensed educator employed by the LEA for certain offenses to report the conviction to the state board;...
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2018-05-18
Pub. Ch. 935
TNSB2015PassAs enacted, prohibits LEAs from entering into a non-disclosure agreement during, or as a prerequisite to, settlement for any act of sexual misconduct; prohibits employees from assisting others in obtaining employment if the employee knows that the pe...
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2018-05-18
Pub. Ch. 938
TNSB2556PassAs enacted, classifies as material noncompliance and default by a tenant with a rental agreement, if the tenant pretends to have a disability-related need for an assistance animal in order to obtain an exception to a provision in a rental agreement t...
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2018-05-18
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 960
TNSB2561PassAs enacted, establishes the state palliative care and quality of life council to advise the executive director of the Tennessee commission on aging and disability on issues related to palliative care. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 29 and Title 71, Ch...
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2018-05-18
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 955
TNSB2571PassAs enacted, requires the department to establish in at least two public schools a three-year pilot program to improve parent-teacher engagement in any grade from kindergarten through grade two. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 6.
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2018-05-18
Pub. Ch. 946
TNSB2426PassAs enacted, declares settlement agreement provisions that have purpose or effect of concealing details relating to claim of child sexual abuse, except for identifying information concerning victim, as void and unenforceable and contrary to public pol...
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2018-05-18
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 962
TNSJR0976PassLang Wiseman, UT board of trustees
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2018-05-11
Signed by Governor.
TNSJR0969PassRonald Lee Ermey
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2018-05-11
Signed by Governor.
TNSB2361PassAs enacted, authorizes a pharmaceutical manufacturer or its representatives to engage in truthful promotion of off-label uses. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 7; Title 33; Title 53; Title 63; Title 68 and Title 71.
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2018-05-08
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 893
TNSB2030PassAs enacted, enacts the "Tennessee Stolen Valor Act". - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 16, Part 3 and Section 58-1-602.
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2018-05-08
Pub. Ch. 914
TNSB2159PassAs enacted, directs the state capitol commission, subject to funding from nonstate sources, to place a POW-MIA Chair of Honor on the capitol grounds.
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2018-05-08
Pub. Ch. 918
TNSB0244PassAs enacted, requires, in cases where an ultrasound is performed as part of an examination prior to an abortion, the person who performs the ultrasound to offer the woman the opportunity to learn the results of the ultrasound; requires, if ultrasound ...
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2018-05-08
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 862
TNSB2736PassSubject to local approval, expands eligibility to vote in city elections to include persons that may vote for members of the general assembly in Lincoln County; reduces the number of times an ordinance must be approved by the legislative body to be e...
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2018-05-04
Comp. became Pr. Ch. 54
TNSB2155PassAs enacted, specifies that a healthcare provider must not be required to pay the portion of the risk sharing payment that is attributable to the increased cost of pain relief services under any payment reform initiative involving the use of episodes ...
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2018-05-04
Pub. Ch. 843
TNSJR0968PassTony Massey, Middle Tennessee Public Administrator of the Year
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2018-05-02
Signed by Governor.
TNSR0222PassOffice of Legislative Information Systems of the 110th General Assembly
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2018-05-02
Signed by Senate Speaker
TNSR0216PassSenate employees of the 110th General Assembly
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2018-05-02
Signed by Senate Speaker
TNSR0223PassOffice of Facilities Management of the 110th General Assembly
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2018-05-02
Signed by Senate Speaker
TNSR0221PassOffice of Legislative Administration of the 110th General Assembly
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2018-05-02
Signed by Senate Speaker
TNSR0219PassOffice of Legislative Budget Analysis of the 110th General Assembly
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2018-05-02
Signed by Senate Speaker
TNSR0220PassFiscal Review Committee of the 110th General Assembly
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2018-05-02
Signed by Senate Speaker
TNSR0217PassOffice of the Chief Clerk of the Senate of the 110th General Assembly
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2018-05-02
Signed by Senate Speaker
TNSR0218PassOffice of Legal Services of the 110th General Assembly
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2018-05-02
Signed by Senate Speaker
TNSB1759EngrossAs introduced, removes expired requirement that department of human services promulgate rules regarding child restraint system use by children transported by child care agencies no later than January 1, 2007. - Amends TCA Title 39 and Title 55.
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2018-04-26
Sponsor(s) Added.
TNSB1502IntroAs introduced, requires driver education courses to include an area of instruction on the impact of talking and texting on a mobile phone on a student's driving abilities. - Amends TCA Title 4 and Title 49.
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2018-04-25
Re-refer to Senate Cal. Comm.
TNSB1975IntroAs introduced, creates a two-year advanced integrated industrial technology pilot program; establishes a grant for certain students participating in dual credit or dual enrollment courses toward an associate of applied science degree in advanced inte...
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2018-04-24
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
TNSB1994IntroAs introduced, requires that the weighted caseload formula devised by the comptroller of the treasury be provided to the general assembly no later than January 1 of each year. - Amends TCA Title 16, Chapter 2.
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2018-04-24
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
TNSB2565IntroAs introduced, requires the commissioner of health to study issues related to responses by health insurance entities and healthcare providers to the implementation of the Tennessee Prescription Safety Act of 2016, Chapter 1002 of the Public Acts of 2...
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2018-04-24
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
TNSJR0978PassJames Shaw, Jr.
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2018-04-24
Signed by Governor.
TNSB2583PassAs enacted, revises and expands Class A misdemeanor relating to counterfeit airbags and similar restraint system components. - Amends TCA Title 39 and Title 55.
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2018-04-23
Pub. Ch. 748
TNSB2586PassAs enacted, adds provisions regarding the process of selecting a chief executive officer of a public institution of higher education in this state. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 2 and Title 49, Chapter 7.
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2018-04-23
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 770
TNSB2670IntroAs 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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2018-04-23
To Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
TNSB2639PassAs enacted, prohibits the bureau and HCFA from imposing a fine or penalty on any provider when developing or implementing any payment reform initiative involving the use of episodes of care; revises other provisions regarding payments to healthcare p...
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2018-04-23
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 766
TNSJR0927PassIsaiah Bullock, Boys and Girls Clubs Youth of the Year
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2018-04-23
Signed by Governor.
TNSJR0903PassCongressman John J. Duncan, Jr.
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2018-04-23
Signed by Governor.
TNSJR0904PassCongressman John J. Duncan, Jr.'s staff
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2018-04-23
Signed by Governor.
TNSJR0914PassWanda Fay Bowling
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2018-04-23
Signed by Governor.
TNSJR0141EnrollExpresses support for the relocation of the James K. Polk Tomb from the State Capitol to the President James K. Polk Home and Museum State Historic Site.
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2018-04-18
Returned by Governor without signature.
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