Tennessee Representative Sam McKenzie [D]

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
TNHJR0920Engross
50%
Todd Helton, Baseball Hall of Fame
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-22
Concurred, Ayes 33, Nays 0
TNHB1680Engross
50%
As introduced, expands the Tennessee Adult Protection Act's definition of abuse or neglect to include certain situations when an adult is unable to maintain the adult's own health or welfare. - Amends TCA Section 71-6-102.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-22
Received from House, Passed on First Consideration
TNHJR0811Intro
25%
Recognizes the benefits of chess in education and correctional systems.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-21
To House Calendar and Rules Committee
TNHB2681Intro
25%
As introduced, increases the penalty for use or possession of drug paraphernalia from a Class A misdemeanor to a Class E felony if the drug paraphernalia used or possessed is a pill press device or pieces of a pill press device. - Amends TCA Title 39...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-21
To House Criminal Justice Subcommittee
TNHB2828Intro
25%
As introduced, enacts the "African American Cultural and Historical Grant Act." - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 9 and Title 13.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-21
To House Government Operations Committee
TNHB2725Intro
25%
As introduced, deletes the prohibition on local governments enacting a law that would place requirements regarding inclusionary, affordable, or below market value housing when entitlements, variances, or any other form of permit or authorization is s...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-21
To House Property & Planning Subcommittee
TNHJR0808PassRepresentative Frank Buck
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-21
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0861PassMike McMillan
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-21
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0863PassJanet Hooks
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-21
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0862PassSara L. Lewis
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-21
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0938Intro
25%
SPC Jeremy Daniel Evans, U.S. Army
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-21
Placed on cal. Calendar & Rules Committee for 2/22/2024
TNHJR0966Intro
25%
Alexei Navalny
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-21
Filed for introduction
TNHB2261Intro
25%
As introduced, defines a home for the aged that houses three or fewer nonrelated persons as a tier 1 home for the aged that is subject to licensure and regulation by the department of intellectual and developmental disabilities; defines a home for th...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-21
To House Health Subcommittee
TNHB2089Intro
25%
As introduced, enacts the "Tennessee Disability and Aging Act of 2024." - Amends TCA Title 2; Title 4; Title 8; Title 12; Title 13; Title 33; Title 34; Title 37; Title 40; Title 41; Title 45; Title 49; Title 52; Title 55; Title 56; Title 63; Title 67...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-21
To House Health Committee
TNHB1502Intro
25%
As introduced, enacts the "Employee Child Care Assistance Partnership Act." - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 50 and Title 56.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-20
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Banking & Consumer Affairs Subcommittee of Commerce Committee
TNHB0284Enroll
75%
As introduced, standardizes the thresholds for competitive sealed bids for counties, municipalities, utility districts, local education agencies, and other local governmental entities. - Amends TCA Title 5, Chapter 14; Title 6, Chapter 56, Part 3; Ti...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-20
Transmitted to Governor for his action.
TNHJR0883Engross
50%
World Lupus Day
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-15
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
TNHB1803Engross
50%
As introduced, clarifies when a student must be enrolled in an eligible postsecondary program to be eligible to receive a Tennessee Promise scholarship. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 4.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-15
Received from House, Passed on First Consideration
TNHJR0955Intro
25%
Eureka Lodge #3 in Memphis, 150th anniversary
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-15
Intro., placed on H. consent cal. for 2/22/2024
TNHJR0791PassJohn Patten Guerry
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-12
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0784PassJames B. "Jim" Spears
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-12
Signed by Governor.
TNHB1170Engross
50%
As introduced, requires the Tennessee peace officer standards and training (POST) commission to adopt guidelines and materials instructing law enforcement officers on the best practices for recognizing and responding to a medical crisis involving a p...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-12
Received from House, Passed on First Consideration
TNHB2648Intro
25%
As introduced, deletes provisions authorizing permitless carry of handguns; requires range training for handgun carry permits. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 17, Part 13.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-07
Assigned to s/c Civil Justice Subcommittee
TNHB2634Intro
25%
As introduced, removes the requirement that a registered voter be a bona fide member of, affiliated with, or declare allegiance to a political party in order to vote in a political party's primary election; removes the requirement that the officer of...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-07
Assigned to s/c Elections & Campaign Finance Subcommittee
TNHB2649Intro
25%
As introduced, requires a full-time state employee's annual compensation to be sufficient to disqualify the employee for state supplemental benefit or public assistance programs, including, but not limited to, the temporary assistance for needy famil...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-07
Assigned to s/c Public Service Subcommittee
TNHB2635Intro
25%
As introduced, requires a health benefit plan that amends, renews, or delivers a policy of coverage on or after July 1, 2024, and that provides coverage for prescription contraceptives, to provide coverage for a 12-month refill of contraceptives obta...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-07
Assigned to s/c Insurance Subcommittee
TNHB2756Intro
25%
As introduced, makes students who graduate from an out-of-state high school eligible for the Tennessee HOPE scholarship if at least one of the student's parents resides in this state and has resided in this state no less than 10 years; requires the b...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-07
Assigned to s/c Higher Education Subcommittee
TNHB2726Intro
25%
As introduced, reduces maximum class sizes and maximum average class sizes by one student each school year over a period of five school years, beginning with the 2025-2026 school year. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 1, Part 1.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-07
Assigned to s/c K-12 Subcommittee
TNHB2755Intro
25%
As introduced, bans the use of personal protection spray devices, such as mace, pepper spray, or tear gas, on any child under the supervision of the department of children's services or in a juvenile detention facility. - Amends TCA Title 37; Title 3...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-07
Assigned to s/c Children & Family Affairs Subcommittee
TNHJR0858Intro
25%
Proposes an amendment to Article VI, Section 14 of the Tennessee Constitution to authorize municipal courts to impose civil penalties up to $3,000 for violations of municipal ordinances.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-07
Assigned to s/c Cities & Counties Subcommittee
TNHB0279Intro
25%
As introduced, allows certain persons deprived of the right of suffrage to apply for a voter registration card and have the right of suffrage provisionally restored if the person enters into a payment plan to become current on all child support oblig...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-06
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Criminal Justice Subcommittee of Criminal Justice Committee
TNHB2406Intro
25%
As introduced, directs the department to identify federal and state regulations that inhibit the efficient processing of applications and delivery of benefits for the food assistance program; requires the department to submit any necessary waiver app...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-06
Assigned to s/c Health Subcommittee
TNHB2508Intro
25%
As introduced, requires the department of human services to notify the department of safety that a child support obligor whose commercial driver license was suspended or revoked for noncompliance with a child support order is in reasonable compliance...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-06
Assigned to s/c Children & Family Affairs Subcommittee
TNHB2680Intro
25%
As introduced, deletes an exception to the offense of carrying a firearm with the intent to go armed for persons carrying, whether openly or concealed, a handgun if the person lawfully possesses the handgun, is in a place where the person is lawfully...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-05
P2C, caption bill, held on desk - pending amdt.
TNHB2757Intro
25%
As introduced, changes from 20 days to 15 days the notice of a hearing on a petition for restoration of rights of citizenship that must be given to the district attorney general of the county in which the petitioner currently resides and the district...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-02-05
P2C, caption bill, held on desk - pending amdt.
TNHJR0713PassNational Conference of State Legislatures, 50th anniversary
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-01-30
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0680PassDeputy Tucker Blakely
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-01-30
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0682PassLarry Cox
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-01-30
Signed by Governor.
TNHB2049Intro
25%
As introduced, requires the department of education to ensure that an equivalent amount given as a scholarship amount to students in grades K-12 for the purposes of attending private schools be disbursed to the LEA in which the student was enrolled b...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-01-30
Assigned to s/c K-12 Subcommittee
TNHB1801Intro
25%
As introduced, requires adult cabarets and adult-oriented establishments to post a notice on the inside and outside of each bathroom door and door used by customers or patrons to enter or exit the facility that provides the contact information to the...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-01-22
Withdrawn.
TNHJR0674Intro
25%
Urges the office of legislative administration to establish and encourages members of the 113th General Assembly and legislative employees to participate in a race relations and discrimination and age-based discrimination in the workplace training pr...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2024-01-10
Assigned to s/c Public Service Subcommittee
TNHJR7049PassBob Bell
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2023-09-08
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR7053PassDepartment of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services and Quinco Community Mental Health Centers
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2023-09-08
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR7038PassBob Black
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2023-09-07
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR7037PassLarry Taylor, Congressional Medal of Honor
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2023-09-07
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR7014PassBev Johnson
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2023-09-07
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR7023PassRepresentative Bill Beck
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2023-09-07
Signed by Governor.
TNHR7022PassBob Bell
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2023-08-29
Signed by H. Speaker
TNHB7007Engross
50%
As introduced, specifies that reports of county medical examiners and autopsy reports of victims of violent crime who are minors are not public documents; allows a parent or legal guardian of a minor victim of a violent crime to consent to the releas...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2023-08-28
Received from House, Passed on First Consideration
TNHB0933PassAs enacted, requires each high school to inform each high school senior that upon reaching the age of 18 the student may be eligible to vote and provide information from the secretary of state about voter eligibility and how to register to vote. - Am...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2023-05-24
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 444
Syndicate content
feedback