Tennessee Representative Sam Whitson [R]

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TNHB1555IntroAs introduced, subjects motor vehicle rental transactions made by entities engaged in peer-to-peer car sharing services to sales tax and rental car tax; authorizes commercial service airports to regulate such services on airport property; requires pe...
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2019-10-28
Filed for introduction
TNHB0025PassAs enacted, prohibits the Tennessee School for the Blind, the Tennessee School for the Deaf, the West Tennessee School for the Deaf, and the Alvin C. York Agricultural Institute from sharing the same president, director of schools, or officers at the...
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2019-05-29
Pub. Ch. 460
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
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
TNHB0674PassAs enacted, revises various provisions related to stepparent visitation. - Amends TCA Title 36.
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2019-05-29
Pub. Ch. 431
TNHB0268PassAs enacted, permits LEAs to install cameras on school buses to record vehicles that unlawfully pass a stopped school bus; establishes requirements for such cameras and their use. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 6, Part 21 and Title 55, Chapter 8.
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2019-05-29
Pub. Ch. 418
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
TNHB1077PassAs enacted, revises provisions governing convenient voting centers pilot projects. - Amends TCA Title 2, Chapter 3, Part 3.
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2019-05-29
Pub. Ch. 445
TNHB0167PassAs enacted, requires a mandatory 30-day sentence for theft of a firearm; revises penalty for offense of failure to appear; revises other various provisions of criminal law. - Amends TCA Title 39; Title 40 and Title 55.
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2019-05-29
Pub. Ch. 486
TNHB0516PassAs enacted, imposes a fine of not less than $100 nor more than $2,500 for a violation of an order of protection. - Amends TCA Title 39.
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2019-05-29
Pub. Ch. 422
TNHB0760PassAs enacted, revises the population brackets that determine which courts have jurisdiction to issue orders of protection in domestic relations cases. - Amends TCA Title 16 and Title 36.
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2019-05-29
Pub. Ch. 433
TNHB1354PassAs enacted, requires each state institution of higher education to do the following: develop and implement a suicide prevention plan for students, faculty, and staff; and provide the plan to students, faculty, and staff at least once each semester. -...
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2019-05-29
Pub. Ch. 455
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
TNHB1089PassAs enacted, specifies that property owners, rather than just residents, of a territory proposed for annexation may vote in the referendum on the question of annexation; limits provision for property owners to vote based on ownership to no more than t...
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2019-05-23
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 408
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
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
TNHB0658PassAs enacted, establishes certain parameters regarding the authority of a community oversight board and certain requirements for those serving on such a board. - Amends TCA Title 10, Chapter 7, Part 5; Title 38; Title 39 and Title 40.
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2019-05-15
Pub. Ch. 320
TNHB0779PassAs enacted, increases, from $100,000 to $300,000, the maximum amount of annual sales that charitable entities whose primary purpose is fundraising in support of a city, county, or metropolitan library system may make to be excluded from the definitio...
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2019-05-15
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 392
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
TNHB0774PassAs enacted, enacts the "Chronic Disease Prevention Act." - Amends TCA Title 33; Title 39; Title 67; Title 68 and Title 71.
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2019-05-15
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 372
TNHJR0613PassDesignates House Seat 34 in the House Chamber of the State Capitol as the "Charles Sargent Memorial."
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2019-05-15
Signed by Governor.
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
TNHJR0629PassCity of Memphis, Bicentennial
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2019-05-15
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0631PassShelby County, Bicentennial
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2019-05-15
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0630PassMemphis Light, Gas and Water, 80th anniversary
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2019-05-15
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0636PassState Trooper Joe Wynne
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2019-05-15
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0644PassHelen Ford
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2019-05-15
Signed by Governor.
TNHB1163PassAs enacted, requires travel promoters to use trust accounts to avoid commingling their funds with customer funds that are held for disbursement for payment of travel services. - Amends TCA Title 47 and Title 62.
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2019-05-13
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 308
TNHJR0575PassMaryville High School, 100th anniversary
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2019-05-10
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0584PassSavannah Morgan Cagle
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2019-05-10
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0583PassHunter Sturgill
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2019-05-10
Signed by Governor.
TNHB0051PassAs enacted, decreases the frequency that banks that collect property taxes must provide evidence of such payments to the trustee, from daily to at least every three business days; deletes an obsolete code section; deletes outdated references to penal...
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2019-05-09
Pub. Ch. 220
TNHB0536PassAs enacted, authorizes the commissioner of revenue to coordinate with original equipment manufacturers (OEM) that have issued a major recall and have requested assistance from the department, including those manufacturers that have issued a recall re...
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2019-05-09
Pub. Ch. 227
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
TNHB0331PassAs enacted, deletes restriction on size of grant the department is authorized to make to the Tennessee sheriffs' association from statewide automated victim information and notification system fund for management of system; corrects language regardin...
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2019-05-09
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 261
TNHB0891PassAs enacted, prohibits a court from accepting any plea agreement that allows an elected public official who is charged with an infamous crime involving an offense committed in the person’s official capacity or involving the duties of the person’s ...
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2019-05-09
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 281
TNHJR0513PassBeverly C. Robertson
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2019-05-02
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0515PassGladys Margaret Endsley McKinsey
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2019-05-02
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0512PassJudge Deborah Means Henderson
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2019-05-02
Signed by Governor.
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
TNHB0172PassAs enacted, removes certain restrictions on concurrent operation with microwave systems; revises provisions governing the providing of telecommunications services. - Amends TCA Title 65, Chapter 25.
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2019-05-01
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 174
TNHB0761PassAs enacted, revises provisions governing blood and breath tests for determining the presence of drugs and alcohol. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 13; Title 40, Chapter 7, Part 1 and Title 55, Chapter 10, Part 4.
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2019-05-01
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 187
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
TNHB1139PassAs enacted, establishes a governor's office of faith-based and community initiatives. - Amends TCA Title 4.
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2019-05-01
Pub. Ch. 218
TNHB0503PassAs enacted, allows the East Tennessee regional agribusiness marketing authority to develop, market, and promote facilities for warehousing, distribution, light manufacturing, and agribusiness purposes, and enter lease purchase agreements by a two-thi...
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2019-05-01
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 180
TNHB0949PassAs enacted, enacts the Governor's Investment in Vocational Education Act; specifies that financial assistance received for all dual enrollment courses attempted after the fourth dual enrollment course reduces any subsequent award of the Tennessee HOP...
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2019-05-01
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 203
TNHB0943PassAs enacted, reinstates service credits and salary increases that were suspended during 2009-2010 for assistant public defenders and assistant district attorneys. - Amends TCA Title 8, Chapter 14, Part 1 and Title 8, Chapter 7, Part 2.
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2019-05-01
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 202
TNHJR0475PassUniversity of Memphis men's basketball team
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2019-04-30
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0476PassJeremiah Martin
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2019-04-30
Signed by Governor.
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