Bill Sponsors: TN SB0206 | 2017-2018 | 110th General Assembly

Bill Title: As introduced, elevates the Class A misdemeanor offense of assault to the Class E felony offense of aggravated assault for assaulting a law enforcement officer while the officer is discharging official duties if the person knows or should know the victim is a law enforcement officer. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 13, Part 1.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)

Status: (Introduced - Dead) 2017-02-02 - Passed on Second Consideration, refer to Senate Judiciary Committee [SB0206 Detail]

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

Sponsors

NameTypeSponsorshipDistrictFinancialEncyclopediaBiography
Senator Todd Gardenhire [R]PrimarySponsored BillsSD-010FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Edward Jackson [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsSD-027FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart

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