Tennessee Representative Sam Whitson [R]

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TNHB2640PassAs enacted, creates a waiver for the registration fee for a Class A or Class B motor vehicle upon the renewal of the motor vehicle's registration if the renewal occurs during the period of time beginning July 1, 2022, and ending June 30, 2023. - Amen...
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2022-06-06
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 1143
TNHB2009PassAs enacted, requires that a person convicted of aggravated assault that involved the use or display of a deadly weapon be punished one classification higher than otherwise provided by law if the violation was committed by discharging a firearm from w...
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2022-06-06
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 1136
TNHB2278PassAs enacted, requires TACIR to prepare a report surveying projects initiated over the past 10 years involving the initiation of new state-sponsored Amtrak intercity passenger rail. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 10; Title 4, Chapter 23; Title 7; Title ...
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2022-06-03
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 1124
TNHB2436PassAs enacted, specifies that a student who graduates early from an eligible high school, or who completes high school at an eligible home school early, or who obtains an equivalency diploma before the spring semester immediately preceding the student's...
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2022-06-03
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 1125
TNHB0959PassAs enacted, enacts the "Interstate Compact for License Portability Act" for professional counseling services. - Amends TCA Title 4 and Title 63.
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2022-06-01
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 1088
TNHB1201PassAs enacted, revises various provisions relative to ethics and campaign finance laws. - Amends TCA Title 2, Chapter 10, Part 1; Title 2, Chapter 10, Part 2; Title 3, Chapter 1, Part 1; Title 3, Chapter 6, Part 1; Title 3, Chapter 6, Part 2; Title 4, C...
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2022-06-01
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 1087
TNHB1667PassAs enacted, creates a Tennessee state library coordinator position within the department; establishes the duties of the Tennessee state library coordinator. - Amends TCA Title 49.
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2022-06-01
Effective date(s) 05/25/2022
TNHB1686PassAs enacted, establishes a respite care pilot program for caregivers of individuals with Alzheimer's and related dementia. - Amends TCA Title 4 and Title 71.
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2022-06-01
Effective date(s) 05/25/2022
TNHB1416PassAs enacted, creates the Class A felony of aggravated human trafficking; revises other provisions in regard to trafficking, involuntary servitude, and prostitution offenses. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 39; Title 40 and Title 71.
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2022-06-01
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 1089
TNHB0335PassAs enacted, adds leukemia and testicular cancer to the list of cancers for which a presumption is created that certain conditions or impairments of full-time firefighters caused by leukemia, testicular cancer, or other listed cancers arose out of emp...
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2022-06-01
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 1091
TNHB0519PassAs enacted, eliminates the professional privilege tax for physicians. - Amends TCA Title 63 and Title 67, Chapter 4, Part 17.
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2022-06-01
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 1083
TNHB2544PassAs enacted, requires a health benefit plan that provides coverage for imaging services for screening mammography to provide coverage to a patient for low-dose mammography according to specific guidelines, including a baseline mammogram for a woman 35...
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2022-06-01
Effective date(s) 05/25/2022
TNHB1834PassAs enacted, enacts "Ethan's, Hailey's, and Bentley's Law," which requires a sentencing court to order a defendant who has been convicted of vehicular homicide or aggravated vehicular homicide due to intoxication and in which the victim of the offense...
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2022-06-01
Effective date(s) 05/25/2022
TNHB2244PassAs enacted, creates the criminal offenses of especially aggravated rape, especially aggravated rape of a child, and grave torture. - Amends TCA Title 5; Title 6; Title 7; Title 8; Title 12; Title 38; Title 39; Title 40 and Title 49.
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2022-06-01
Effective date(s) 07/01/2022
TNHB2040PassAs enacted, imposes certain requirements on a contract service provider, which is a private entity that enters into a written contract or agreement with a government entity of this state to provide supervision, counseling, or collection services for ...
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2022-06-01
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 1097
TNHB1852PassAs enacted, allows TCRS members who served in the armed forces during certain periods of armed conflict to establish retirement credit for the military service under certain conditions. - Amends TCA Section 8-34-605.
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2022-06-01
Effective date(s) 05/25/2022
TNHB2663PassAs enacted, enacts the "Mental Health Treatment Act of 2022." - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 8; Title 16; Title 39 and Title 40.
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2022-06-01
Effective date(s) 05/25/2022
TNHB2022PassAs enacted, requires department's case managers to report a suspected violation of a court order to law enforcement in certain circumstances. - Amends TCA Title 36; Title 37 and Section 39-13-113.
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2022-06-01
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 1095
TNHB2763PassAs enacted, deletes certain exemptions to the prohibition on the department of motor vehicles knowingly disclosing or otherwise making available to any person or entity personal information about any person obtained by the department in connection wi...
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2022-06-01
Effective date(s) 05/25/2022
TNHB2600PassAs enacted, revises provisions governing thresholds for competitive sealed bids for local governments. - Amends TCA Section 12-3-1212.
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2022-05-25
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 1016
TNHB1661PassAs enacted, creates a new offense of aggravated reckless driving. - Amends TCA Title 55, Chapter 10.
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2022-05-25
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 1022
TNHJR1387PassGrady Pascal Williams
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2022-05-12
Signed by Governor.
TNHB1976PassAs enacted, exempts a veteran of the United States armed forces who was trained and certified as a medic or corpsman from the initial licensure fees of the emergency medical services board. - Amends TCA Title 68, Chapter 140.
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2022-05-11
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 1011
TNHB2573PassAs enacted, requires a person who is convicted of a human trafficking offense to obtain a driver license or photo identification license that bears a designation sufficient to enable a law enforcement officer to identify the bearer of the license as ...
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2022-05-11
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 1015
TNHB2706PassAs enacted, requires the state treasurer, in conjunction with the commissioner of transportation, to develop, implement, and administer a centralized information system for the reporting of alleged dangerous conditions on state-maintained highways an...
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2022-05-09
Effective date(s) 05/05/2022
TNHB2656PassAs enacted, requires that a person convicted of certain offenses serve 100 percent of the sentence imposed; requires that a person convicted of certain other offenses serve 85 percent of the sentence imposed before becoming eligible for release; revi...
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2022-05-09
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 988
TNHJR1232PassKirsten Tilford, Boys & Girls Club of Greater Memphis Youth of the Year
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2022-05-09
Signed by Governor.
TNHB2592PassAs enacted, requires the district attorneys general conference to work with the Tennessee bureau of investigation, the department of children's services, the Tennessee Sheriffs' Association, the Tennessee Association of Chiefs of Police, and the Chil...
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2022-05-06
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 984
TNHB2165PassAs enacted, authorizes the department of correction, through the judicial cost accountant, to advance or reimburse witness expenses necessary to the prosecution of criminal cases as requested by the district attorney general and approved by the court...
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2022-05-06
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 980
TNHB2591PassAs enacted, requires the department of children's services and the department of human services to collaborate to provide recommendations to the general assembly on resources and services specific to persons from 18 to 24 years of age who have been v...
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2022-05-06
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 983
TNHB2585PassAs enacted, revises and expands the manner in which the secretary of state and county election commissions must audit state and local elections. - Amends TCA Title 2, Chapter 20 and Title 2, Chapter 5.
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2022-05-06
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 965
TNHB2128PassAs enacted, expressly prohibits non-United States citizens from voting in federal, state, or local elections in this state; prohibits local governments from granting non-citizens the right to vote in local elections; enacts other related election pro...
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2022-05-04
Effective date(s) 04/29/2022
TNHB2306PassAs enacted, enacts the "Joe Clyde Daniels Act" to require the board of parole, in making a parole determination for an offender convicted of a homicide, to consider whether the offender obstructed or continues to obstruct the ability of law enforceme...
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2022-05-04
Effective date(s) 07/01/2022
TNHB1957PassAs enacted, extends the date for repeal of a current law specifying certain law enforcement body camera video must be treated as confidential and not subject to public inspection from July 1, 2022, until July 1, 2027; revises provision in regard to t...
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2022-05-02
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 916
TNHR0218PassSamantha and Daniel McCanless and Congressman Dr. Scott DesJarlais
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2022-04-28
Signed by H. Speaker
TNHJR1398Engross

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Evan Fant Hayes, Salutatorian, Middle College High School
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2022-04-28
Engrossed; ready for transmission to Sen.
TNHJR1397Engross

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Ethan O'Neil Jones, Valedictorian, Middle College High School
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2022-04-28
Engrossed; ready for transmission to Sen.
TNHJR1399Engross

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Alyssa Matthews, Valedictorian, East High School
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2022-04-28
Engrossed; ready for transmission to Sen.
TNHJR1395Engross

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Davion Watson, Valedictorian, Melrose High School
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2022-04-28
Engrossed; ready for transmission to Sen.
TNHJR1400Engross

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Brianca Bolton, Salutatorian, East High School
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2022-04-28
Engrossed; ready for transmission to Sen.
TNHJR1396Engross

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Yazmine Cox, Salutatorian, Melrose High School
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2022-04-28
Engrossed; ready for transmission to Sen.
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Terranisha Potts, Salutatorian, Memphis Academy of Health Sciences
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2022-04-28
Engrossed; ready for transmission to Sen.
TNHJR1394Engross

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Cha'ly Ellis, Valedictorian, Memphis Academy of Health Sciences
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2022-04-28
Engrossed; ready for transmission to Sen.
TNHB0606Intro

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As introduced, requires a person convicted of vehicular homicide that was the proximate result of the person's intoxication to serve 100 percent of the sentence imposed before becoming eligible for parole, with no more than 15 percent in sentence red...
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2022-04-26
Returned to the Clerk's Desk.
TNHB1918PassAs enacted, authorizes a county legislative body to authorize the judges of the circuit and chancery courts to appoint masters for certain purposes. - Amends TCA Title 17, Chapter 2.
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2022-04-26
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 864
TNHB2201Intro

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As introduced, redirects 80 percent of the privilege tax collected from sports wagering licensees from the lottery for education account to a new account created to provide supplemental funding for voluntary pre-kindergarten (pre-K) programs; require...
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2022-04-26
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Finance, Ways, and Means Subcommittee of Finance, Ways, and Means Committee
TNHB2037PassAs enacted, removes authority of the department of safety to deny a license to a minor for unsatisfactory academic progress; retains provisions for denial of a license, with certain exceptions, to a minor when the person is a student who is not enrol...
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2022-04-26
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 878
TNHB1979PassAs enacted, extends the period of reduced fees payable to the secretary of state relating to nonprofit charitable gaming and the solicitation of charitable funds. - Amends TCA Title 3, Chapter 17, Part 1 and Title 48, Chapter 101, Part 5.
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2022-04-26
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 867
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As introduced, requires an LEA to notify the LEA's new employees of the health plan offered to the employees. - Amends TCA Title 8, Chapter 27 and Title 49.
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2022-04-26
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Finance, Ways, and Means Subcommittee of Finance, Ways, and Means Committee
TNHB1698PassAs enacted, makes various changes to blasting requirements, including adding safety processes and protocols. - Amends TCA Title 68.
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2022-04-26
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 871
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