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PositionBillStatusSummaryAction
#1HB0055IntroducedAs introduced, increases, from a Class A misdemeanor to a Class E felony punishable only by a fine of not less than $500 nor more than $3,000, the penalty for a person operating a motor vehicle who fails to stop the vehicle upon approaching a school ...
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2019-01-18
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#2SB0001IntroducedAs introduced, creates the Green Alert system within the TBI to assist in the identification and location of a missing veteran at risk. - Amends TCA Title 38, Chapter 6, Part 1.
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2019-01-09
Passed on Second Consideration, Held on desk pending committee appointments
#3SJR0049EngrossedDr. Teresa M. Kidd
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2019-01-18
Concurred, Ayes 95, Nays 0, PNV 0
#4SJR0052EngrossedLogan Grant
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2019-01-18
Concurred, Ayes 95, Nays 0, PNV 0
#5SJR0060IntroducedEdward Riley Anderson
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2019-01-18
Introduced, Passed on First Consideration
#6SB0031IntroducedAs introduced, prohibits the death penalty as a punishment for defendants suffering from severe mental illness at the time of the offense. - Amends TCA Title 39 and Title 40.
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2019-01-18
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#7SB0029IntroducedAs introduced, extends compensation for death of emergency responders to emergency medical technicians and paramedics; authorizes local governments to continue to provide health insurance to the surviving spouse and children of an emergency medical t...
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2019-01-18
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#8SB0023IntroducedAs introduced, vacates the offices of the secretary of state and the coordinator of elections if either election officer qualifies as a candidate for any public office. - Amends TCA Title 2, Chapter 11, Part 2 and Title 8, Chapter 3, Part 1.
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2019-01-11
Sponsor(s) Added.
#9HB0035IntroducedAs introduced, creates the Green Alert system within the TBI to assist in the identification and location of a missing veteran at risk. - Amends TCA Title 38, Chapter 6, Part 1.
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2019-01-18
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#10HB0057IntroducedAs introduced, increases from over $30,000 to over $50,000 the amount of gross contributions that must be raised or received from the public by a charitable organization in order to trigger registration requirements with the secretary of state. - Ame...
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2019-01-18
Filed for introduction
#11HJR0047IntroducedCommends the initiative of President Donald J. Trump to re-establish the original intent, purpose, and limits of the 14th Amendment to the United States Constitution as it pertains to the citizenship of persons born within the United States and subje...
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2019-01-18
Filed for introduction
#12SB0012IntroducedAs introduced, requires a court that issues orders granting custody or guardianship of children to relative caregivers to inform the relative caregiver that resources and funding may be available through the department of children's services; defines...
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2019-01-09
Passed on Second Consideration, Held on desk pending committee appointments
#13HJR0016IntroducedProposes an amendment to the Constitution of Tennessee recognizing that our liberties do not come from governments, but from Almighty God.
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2019-01-11
Filed for introduction
#14SB0009IntroducedAs introduced, authorizes Knox County and Knoxville to prohibit, by local ordinance, smoking on the grounds of any playground owned or operated by the local government. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 17.
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2019-01-09
Passed on Second Consideration, Held on desk pending committee appointments
#15HB0036IntroducedAs introduced, changes from once every five years to once every four years the timeframe during which social workers, marriage and family therapists, professional counselors, pastoral counselors, alcohol and drug abuse counselors, and occupational th...
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2019-01-11
Filed for introduction
#16SB0014IntroducedAs introduced, authorizes utility districts formed under the Utility District Law of 1937 to provide funding, if approved by the board of commissioners, to 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations that provide rescue services within the utility district's s...
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2019-01-09
Passed on Second Consideration, Held on desk pending committee appointments
#17SB0015IntroducedAs introduced, prohibits a person who owns a partial interest in a hoofed mammal from using the milk of the animal for the person's personal consumption or other personal use. - Amends TCA Title 53, Chapter 3.
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2019-01-09
Passed on Second Consideration, Held on desk pending committee appointments
#18SB0002IntroducedAs introduced, allows owners and operators of vehicles with an illuminated check engine light to elect to have the tailpipe test performed in lieu of the onboard diagnostics test. - Amends TCA Title 55, Chapter 4, Part 1; Title 55, Chapter 6 and Titl...
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2019-01-09
Passed on Second Consideration, Held on desk pending committee appointments
#19SB0006IntroducedAs introduced, requires the department to make an annual report to the house agriculture and natural resources committee and the senate energy, agriculture and natural resources committee concerning the number of industrial hemp licenses applied for ...
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2019-01-09
Passed on Second Consideration, Held on desk pending committee appointments
#20HB0010IntroducedAs introduced, enacts the Prospective Employee Credit Information Privacy Act, which prohibits an employer from failing or refusing to recruit or interview a prospective employee with respect to certain employment based on that person's credit inform...
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2019-01-09
P2C held on desk.
#21HB0011IntroducedAs introduced, allows owners and operators of vehicles with an illuminated check engine light to elect to have the tailpipe test performed in lieu of the onboard diagnostics test. - Amends TCA Title 55, Chapter 4, Part 1; Title 55, Chapter 6 and Titl...
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2019-01-09
P2C held on desk.
#22HB0013IntroducedAs introduced, requires county election commission to comply with terms of insurance policy with respect to legal representation and certain expenses. - Amends TCA Title 2, Chapter 12.
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2019-01-09
P2C held on desk.
#23HB0014IntroducedAs introduced, expands enhanced penalties for the sale of controlled substances in a drug-free school zone to include the distribution of one-half ounce or less of marijuana. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 17, Part 4 and Section 49-2-116.
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2019-01-09
P2C held on desk.
#24HB0016IntroducedAs introduced, codifies the Acts of the 2018 regular session.
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2019-01-10
P2C held on desk.
#25HJR0005IntroducedEstablishes joint committee to count and compare vote of November 2018 general election for governor.
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2019-01-08
Held on desk.
#26HJR0006IntroducedCalls joint convention to elect comptroller and state treasurer on January 9, 2019.
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2019-01-08
Held on desk.
#27SJR0042IntroducedCalls joint convention to elect comptroller and state treasurer on January 9, 2019.
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2019-01-08
R/S Concurred, v.v.
#28SJR0041IntroducedEstablishes joint committee to count and compare vote of November 2018 general election for governor.
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2019-01-08
R/S Concurred, v.v.
#29SJR0046EngrossedChief Kevin Arnold, 2018 Leadership Rutherford Pinnacle Award
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2019-01-18
Concurred, Ayes 95, Nays 0, PNV 0
#30SJR0045EngrossedJohn Harney, Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce 2018 Business Person of the Year
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2019-01-18
Concurred, Ayes 95, Nays 0, PNV 0
#31HB0019IntroducedAs introduced, disqualifies relatives of an LEA's director of schools, a member of the LEA's central office staff, or a member of the LEA's board of education from serving as a member of the LEA's board of education; exempts members of a local board ...
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2019-01-10
P2C held on desk.
#32SJR0048EngrossedJohn Hood, Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce Doug Young Lifetime Achievement Award
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2019-01-18
Concurred, Ayes 95, Nays 0, PNV 0
#33HB0026IntroducedAs introduced, requires the corporation to provide a copy of its annual operating budget for the next fiscal year to the state treasurer. - Amends TCA Title 4.
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2019-01-10
P2C held on desk.
#34HB0020IntroducedAs introduced, requires the department to pay for certain background investigations conducted by the Tennessee bureau of investigation and the federal bureau of investigation for LEA employees who hold a position as a teacher or any other position re...
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2019-01-10
P2C held on desk.
#35HJR0007IntroducedCalls a joint convention of the general assembly on Monday, March 4, 2019, for the purpose of hearing an address by the governor on the state of the state.
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2019-01-09
Filed for introduction
#36HJR0008IntroducedAuthorizes transmittal of the state budget document for fiscal year 2019-2020 by Monday, March 4, 2019; authorizes filing of budget legislation by Monday, March 11, 2019.
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2019-01-09
Filed for introduction
#37HJR0009PassedRecesses organizational session from close of business on Thursday, January 10, 2019, until Friday, January 18, 2019.
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2019-01-16
Signed by Governor.
#38HB0028IntroducedAs introduced, requires the officer of elections to designate the entrances to a building in which an election is to take place that are for the use of voters, and to measure off 100 feet from those entrances for purposes of restricting certain campa...
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2019-01-10
Intro., P1C.
#39SJR0059IntroducedSenator Curtis Bentley "Ben" Atchley, Jr.
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2019-01-18
Introduced, Passed on First Consideration
#40HB0038IntroducedAs introduced, changes, from 10 days to 10 business days, the period for which public notice must be given in advance of an LEA's acceptance of bids for contracts for the construction of a school building, or an addition to an existing school buildin...
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2019-01-11
Filed for introduction
#41HB0043IntroducedAs introduced, changes the sales tax holiday from the weekend beginning on the last Friday of July to the weekend beginning on the first Friday of August. - Amends TCA Section 67-6-393.
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2019-01-11
Filed for introduction
#42SB0032IntroducedAs introduced, requires the corporation to provide a copy of its annual operating budget for the next fiscal year to the state treasurer. - Amends TCA Title 4.
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2019-01-18
Introduced, Passed on First Consideration
#43HB0045IntroducedAs introduced, increases from $500 to $1,000 the amount of the penalty imposed on a person convicted by a court of having injured or destroyed any portion of the gas fixtures or other property belonging to a gas company, having willfully opened a com...
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2019-01-14
Filed for introduction
#44SJR0070IntroducedThomas "Tom" Jensen
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2019-01-18
Introduced, Passed on First Consideration
#45SJR0068IntroducedWilliam Hubert Reed, Jr.
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2019-01-18
Introduced, Passed on First Consideration
#46SJR0066IntroducedCommissioner Many-Bears Grinder
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2019-01-18
Introduced, Passed on First Consideration
#47SJR0074IntroducedCommissioner Debbie Payne
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2019-01-18
Introduced, Passed on First Consideration
#48SJR0071IntroducedTennessee School for the Deaf volleyball team, national champions
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2019-01-18
Introduced, Passed on First Consideration
#49SJR0073IntroducedCommissioner Larry Martin
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2019-01-18
Introduced, Passed on First Consideration
#50SJR0072IntroducedDr. Candice McQueen
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2019-01-18
Introduced, Passed on First Consideration
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