Bill Sponsors: TN HB1283 | 2017-2018 | 110th General Assembly

Bill Title: As enacted, requires a blood test for the presence of the hepatitis and AIDS/HIV viruses to be administered to an arrested person if requested by a law enforcement officer, TBI employee, firefighter, EMT-paramedic, or EMT who may have been exposed to the virus; specifies that the test is for any hepatitis virus, rather than just hepatitis B. - Amends TCA Section 68-10-116.

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill

Status: (Passed) 2017-05-22 - Comp. became Pub. Ch. 345 [HB1283 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [PDF]

Sponsors

NameTypeSponsorshipDistrictFinancialEncyclopediaBiography
Representative Bill Dunn [R]PrimarySponsored BillsHD-016FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Larry Miller [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-088FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Mark Pody [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-046FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Barbara Cooper [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-086FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Paul Sherrell [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-043FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative John Ragan [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-033FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative G Hardaway [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-093FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Rick Staples [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-015FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative John Holsclaw [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-004FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Antonio Parkinson [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-098FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative JoAnne Favors [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-028FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart

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