Tennessee Representative Kent Calfee [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
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
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
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
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
TNHB1028IntroAs introduced, extends Class C misdemeanor offense for handling deadly snakes and reptiles in a manner that endangers other people to include handling deadly insects. - Amends TCA Title 39 and Title 40.
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2018-04-19
Sponsor(s) Added.
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
TNHB0041IntroAs introduced, phases out the professional privilege tax over a five-year period for tax years that begin on and after June 1, 2017. - Amends TCA Title 67, Chapter 4, Part 17.
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2018-04-18
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Finance, Ways & Means Subcommittee of Finance, Ways & Means Committee
TNHB0889IntroAs introduced, enables a police officer who is a member of the state retirement system to be eligible for service retirement upon completion of 25 years of creditable service. - Amends TCA Title 8, Chapter 34; Title 8, Chapter 35; Title 8, Chapter 36...
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2018-04-18
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Finance, Ways & Means Subcommittee of Finance, Ways & Means Committee
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
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
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
TNHB0182IntroAs introduced, requires that subsidies paid by the state to a county for housing state inmates be paid from the date of conviction; requires a clerk of the court to transmit documentation of a conviction to the department of correction not later than...
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2018-04-18
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Finance, Ways & Means Subcommittee of Finance, Ways & Means Committee
TNHB1686PassAs introduced, requires all driver education courses to include instruction on the dangers and consequences of texting while driving. - Amends TCA Title 49.
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2018-04-18
Signed by Governor.
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
TNHB1856EngrossAs introduced, extends from 30 days to 35 days the period of advance notice that licensed child-placing agencies and licensed clinical social workers must provide to the department of children's services before changing the fees charged for services ...
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2018-04-18
Passed Senate, Ayes 32, Nays 0
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.
TNHB2232EnrollAs introduced, clarifies that sales and use tax on sales of water by public utility and sales of natural gas, propane, and electricity sold directly to consumer for non-residential uses only applies to charges on a customer's monthly bill for metered...
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2018-04-17
Transmitted to Governor for his action.
TNHB2531EngrossAs introduced, requires aviation fuel dealers to file a monthly or quarterly report on tax paid not later than 45 days, instead of 30 days, after the last day of the sales period covered by the report. - Amends TCA Title 7; Title 9; Title 13 and Titl...
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2018-04-17
Received from House, Passed on First Consideration
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
TNHB2034EnrollAs introduced, exempts tangible personal property owned and used by nonprofit organizations to provide character development and other educational programs to youth about the Medal of Honor recipients; sets forth exemption criteria. - Amends TCA Titl...
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2018-04-17
Transmitted to Governor for his action.
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
TNHB1857IntroAs introduced, requires any person operating in this state as a pharmacy benefits manager to be licensed by the department of commerce and insurance prior to operating. - Amends TCA Title 56, Chapter 6, Part 4 and Title 56, Chapter 7, Part 31.
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2018-04-17
Sponsor(s) Added.
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.
TNHB1938IntroAs introduced, prohibits a statewide political party or recognized minor party from adopting a party rule that would preclude an honorably discharged veteran from qualifying as a candidate for office based on the number of times the veteran voted dur...
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2018-04-17
Sponsor(s) Added.
TNHB2138IntroAs introduced, 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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2018-04-17
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TNHB0523IntroAs introduced, requires health insurance coverage to cover hypofractionated proton therapy in the same manner as it covers intensity modulated radiation therapy under certain conditions. - Amends TCA Title 8; Title 56 and Title 71.
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2018-04-16
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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
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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
TNHB1948PassAs introduced, authorizes the manufacturing of intoxicating liquors and drinks in Lenoir City. - Amends TCA Title 57.
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2018-04-11
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 650
TNHJR1067EngrossApril, Month of the Military Child
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2018-04-11
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
TNHB2130IntroAs introduced, creates Class A misdemeanor offense of criminal impersonation of a member or veteran of uniformed service when person pretends to be member or veteran for purpose of obtaining money, services, property, or other tangible benefit. - Ame...
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2018-04-11
Sponsor(s) Added.
TNHB1917IntroAs introduced, extends repeal date for the Go Build Tennessee Program, from July 1, 2019, to July 1, 2024; deletes restriction that funds collected from contractor licensing revenue be used only to fund career and technical education programs and oth...
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2018-04-09
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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
TNHB2530IntroAs introduced, designates the Whitestone Country Inn as a premier type tourist resort for the purposes of the on-premises consumption of alcoholic beverages. - Amends TCA Section 57-4-102.
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2018-04-09
Comp. SB subst.
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.
TNHJR0729PassRecognizes Jerusalem as the capital of the State of Israel.
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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.
TNHB2248IntroAs introduced, enacts the "Fresh Start Act" to require that denials and refusals to renew occupational and professional licenses based on a criminal conviction must only occur when the offense relates to the offender's ability to perform the occupati...
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2018-04-05
Sponsor(s) Added.
TNHB2634IntroAs introduced, clarifies that the required notice to patients when extremely dense breast tissue is discovered must be a written notice given directly to the patient either in person or by mail. - Amends TCA Title 63.
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2018-04-04
Sponsor(s) Added.
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
TNHB2595IntroAs introduced, requires a state agency in any proceeding to suspend, terminate, or discipline an employee in state service to prove by a preponderance of the evidence that the employee violated state law or a rule or policy of the agency prior to tak...
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2018-04-03
Taken off notice for cal. in State Government Committee
TNHR0267PassMt. Juliet League, Incorporated
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2018-04-03
Signed by H. Speaker
TNHJR0734IntroRobert S. Eby, State Board of Education
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2018-04-02
H. subst. & concurred in SJR545
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