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PositionBillStatusSummaryAction
#1SB1490IntroducedAs introduced, enacts the "Save Tennessee Call Center Jobs Act." - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 12, Chapter 4 and Title 12, Chapter 3.
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2018-01-11
Introduced, Passed on First Consideration
#2HB1540IntroducedAs introduced, permits package stores to sell alcoholic beverages and retail food stores to sell wine during hours when beer is sold. - Amends TCA Title 57, Chapter 3; Title 57, Chapter 4 and Title 57, Chapter 5.
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2018-01-10
Filed for intro.
#3HB1555IntroducedAs introduced, repeals requirements that authorization to engage in regulated professions and occupations be revoked for persons who default on student loans; requires reinstatement of licenses for otherwise qualified applicants whose licenses were s...
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2018-01-11
Filed for intro.
#4SB1494IntroducedAs introduced, clarifies that the aging caregiver priority provisions apply to anyone on a referral list for the TennCare CHOICES program. - Amends TCA Title 33 and Title 71.
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2018-01-11
Introduced, Passed on First Consideration
#5HB0108IntroducedAs introduced, prohibits abortions from the point a fetal heartbeat is detected; requires fetal heartbeat testing prior to an abortion; creates exceptions. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 15, Part 2 and Title 68, Chapter 11, Part 2.
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2018-01-10
#6HB1551IntroducedAs introduced, directs commissioner to submit waiver to impose reasonable work requirements upon able-bodied working age adult enrollees without dependent children under the age of six. - Amends TCA Title 71.
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2018-01-11
Filed for intro.
#7HB1244IntroducedAs introduced, revises requirements for mental health parity with medical health insurance statutes to require certain demonstrations of parity and reports from insurers. - Amends TCA Title 56 and Title 71.
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2018-01-10
#8HB1455IntroducedAs introduced, prohibits health benefit plans from denying coverage to medical services, devices, or products on the basis that the service, device, or product is investigational or experimental if medicare covers the service, device, or product. - A...
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2018-01-10
Assigned to s/c Insurance and Banking Subcommittee
#9HB0222IntroducedAs introduced, requires the department of safety to print the language "NON U.S. CITIZEN" or "ALIEN" on driver licenses, permits, or other forms of identification issued or renewed for a temporary period to persons who are not United States citizens ...
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2018-01-10
#10HB1542IntroducedAs introduced, clarifies that the aging caregiver priority provisions apply to anyone on a referral list for the TennCare CHOICES program. - Amends TCA Title 33 and Title 71.
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2018-01-10
Filed for intro.
#11SB1598IntroducedAs introduced, requires state agencies to retain a record of the number of any license holders who receive electronic notification of their license renewals. - Amends TCA Title 4 and Title 8.
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2018-01-11
Filed for introduction
#12SB1535IntroducedAs introduced, extends the Doe Mountain recreation authority for four years to June 30, 2022. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 29, Part 2 and Title 11, Chapter 25.
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2018-01-11
Introduced, Passed on First Consideration
#13SB1472IntroducedAs introduced, creates the Class E felony offense of purchasing, selling, possessing, or using a part, component, device, or attachment designed to accelerate the fire of a semi-automatic rifle and makes any semi-automatic rifle that includes an acce...
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2018-01-09
Introduced, Passed on First Consideration
#14HB1474IntroducedAs introduced, designates Marble Gate in Blount County a premier type tourist resort for purposes of consumption of alcoholic beverages on the premises. - Amends TCA Section 57-4-102.
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2018-01-10
Assigned to s/c State Government Subcommittee
#15HB1528IntroducedAs introduced, prohibits a person not acting under color of law from intercepting a wire, oral, or electronic communication unless the person is a party to the communication and all parties to the communication have given consent, rather than one par...
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2018-01-11
Intro., P1C.
#16HB0956IntroducedAs introduced, requires the commissioner of health to revise the recommended treatment guidelines for prescribing opioids to reflect specialty specific guidelines for board certified specialty physicians by September 30, 2017 and annually thereafter....
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2018-01-10
#17HB0892IntroducedAs introduced, enacts the "Tennessee Natural Marriage Defense Act," which states the policy of Tennessee to defend natural marriage between one man and one woman regardless of any court decision to the contrary. - Amends TCA Title 36.
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2018-01-10
#18SB0641EngrossedAs introduced, allows voters residing within an area annexed by a municipality to petition the county election commission to hold an election to deannex such territory; specifies the taxes that may continue to be levied on a deannexed area; prohibits...
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2018-01-09
Rcvd. from S., held on H. desk.
#19HB0884IntroducedAs introduced, permits a valid handgun carry permit holder to carry a firearm at any time and in all places in Tennessee unless the permit holder has been drinking alcohol, is in a judicial proceeding, or is on school grounds and does not tell the pr...
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2018-01-10
#20HB1483IntroducedAs introduced, requires certain professionals in the fields of barbering and cosmetology to complete five hours of biennial continuing education prior to license renewal; directs the state board of cosmetology and barber examiners to determine the qu...
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2018-01-10
Intro., P1C.
#21SJR0479EnrolledCalls joint convention to fulfill ethics course requirement for members of general assembly.
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2018-01-16
Signed by Senate Speaker
#22HB0676IntroducedAs introduced, enacts the "Original Intent Act of 2017," which requires the constitutions and laws of the United States and Tennessee to be interpreted in a manner to preserve their meaning at the time written. - Amends TCA Title 1.
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2018-01-10
#23HB1489IntroducedAs introduced, prohibits persons under 18 years of age from using tanning devices in tanning facilities in this state. - Amends TCA Title 68, Chapter 117, Part 1.
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2018-01-10
Intro., P1C.
#24SB0105IntroducedAs introduced, extends the Tennessee health information committee to June 30, 2018. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 29, Part 2 and Section 56-2-125.
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2018-01-11
#25SB1585IntroducedAs introduced, prohibits contracts for the operation of prison facilities from containing occupancy level guarantees. - Amends TCA Title 41, Chapter 24.
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2018-01-11
Filed for introduction
#26HJR0593PassedNashville Predators, NHL Western Conference champions
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2018-01-11
Signed by Governor.
#27HB1526IntroducedAs introduced, increases investment period by five years for a border region retail tourism development district. - Amends TCA Title 7, Chapter 40.
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2018-01-11
Intro., P1C.
#28HB0176IntroducedAs introduced, increases the property value threshold for determining the extent of any property tax relief payments to disabled veterans and their surviving spouses from $100,000 to $175,000 of the full market value of the property for any veteran r...
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2018-01-10
#29HB1407IntroducedAs introduced, prohibits the expenditure of state or local funds or employees to implement, regulate, or enforce any federal law or executive order regulating the ownership or possession of firearms or firearm ammunition regardless of whether the exp...
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2018-01-10
#30HB0836IntroducedAs introduced, allows a victim of identity theft to apply for and receive a new driver license with a new distinguishing number upon presenting proof of the crime, including a law enforcement report that lists the applicant as a victim of identity th...
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2018-01-10
#31HB1461IntroducedAs introduced, creates the Class E felony offense of purchasing, selling, possessing, or using a part, component, device, or attachment designed to accelerate the fire of a semi-automatic rifle and makes any semi-automatic rifle that includes an acce...
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2018-01-10
Assigned to s/c Civil Justice Subcommittee
#32HB1510IntroducedAs introduced, enacts the "Tennessee Public Safety Behavioral Health Act." - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 5; Title 6; Title 7; Title 8; Title 50; Title 58; Title 63 and Title 68.
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2018-01-11
Intro., P1C.
#33SB1501IntroducedSubject to local approval, authorizes the levy of a motor vehicle privilege tax in Henry County.
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2018-01-11
Introduced, Passed on First Consideration
#34SB1495IntroducedAs introduced, prohibits persons under 18 years of age from using tanning devices in tanning facilities in this state. - Amends TCA Title 68, Chapter 117, Part 1.
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2018-01-11
Introduced, Passed on First Consideration
#35SB1615IntroducedAs introduced, removes requirement that every workers' compensation insurer that provides insurance for Tennessee workers' compensation claims be required to maintain a claims office or to contract with a claims adjuster located within this state. - ...
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2018-01-16
Filed for introduction
#36HB1559IntroducedAs introduced, extends the Tennessee fish and wildlife commission for four years to June 30, 2022. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 29 and Title 70, Chapter 1, Part 2.
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2018-01-16
Filed for intro.
#37HB0631IntroducedAs introduced, requires the state board of education to promulgate rules for testing lead levels in drinking water sources at public schools built before June 19, 1986, when the federal lead ban took effect, and notification of parents and guardians ...
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2018-12-12
#38HB1498IntroducedAs introduced, exempts religious organizations and religious institutions that provide limited respite care services programs from licensure for providing adult day care. - Amends TCA Title 71.
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2018-01-10
Intro., P1C.
#39HB0696IntroducedAs introduced, enacts the "Doctor of Medical Science Act." - Amends TCA Title 63.
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2018-01-10
#40HB1518IntroducedAs introduced, exempts the state from daylight saving time. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 1, Part 4.
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2018-01-11
Intro., P1C.
#41SB1608IntroducedAs introduced, establishes as a ground on which termination of parental rights may be based the fact that the parent subject to the action for termination was convicted of or found civilly liable for attempting to cause the intentional and wrongful d...
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2018-01-17
Introduced, Passed on First Consideration
#42HB1485IntroducedAs introduced, authorizes a tattoo artist to perform tattoo removal only as permitted by rules promulgated by the department of health. - Amends TCA Section 62-38-209.
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2018-01-10
Intro., P1C.
#43HB1488IntroducedAs introduced, expands the attorney general and reporter's duties to include representation of an LEA or certain LEA employees in a court or administrative tribunal arising out of the adoption of a policy requiring students, faculty, and staff to uti...
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2018-01-10
Intro., P1C.
#44HB1486IntroducedAs introduced, prohibits a consumer reporting agency from charging a consumer to place or remove a credit freeze if the need for a freeze was caused by the consumer reporting agency. - Amends TCA Title 47.
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2018-01-16
Assigned to s/c Consumer and Human Resources Subcommittee
#45HB1516IntroducedAs introduced, eliminates procedural distinctions between parents who spend substantially equal time with child and those who do not when considering child custody in parental relocation; focuses determination on best interests of child; establishes ...
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2018-01-11
Intro., P1C.
#46HB0015IntroducedAs introduced, exempts from sales tax, registration fee, and motor vehicle privilege tax, any motor vehicle sold to a veteran or service member who has a service-connected disability and who is eligible for a United States department of veterans affa...
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2018-01-10
#47HB0016EngrossedAs introduced, authorizes members of the general assembly and political campaign committees to fundraise during a recess in even-numbered years if the general assembly adjourns before May 15 for a period of not less than 10 calendar days, Sundays exc...
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2018-01-09
Reset on cal. for 1/18/2018
#48HB0190IntroducedAs introduced, prohibits a person who has been convicted of a fourth or subsequent violation of driving under the influence from driving within the state, including prohibiting the issuance of a restricted driver license to such a person. - Amends TC...
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2018-01-10
#49HB0669IntroducedAs introduced, requires routine railroad maintenance activities be performed during certain time periods of the day if the activity results in obstructing streets and highways that serve as the sole ingress and egress to a residential neighborhood; i...
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2018-01-10
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Transportation Subcommittee of Transportation Committee
#50HB0693IntroducedAs introduced, requires the commissioner of revenue to annually report the amount of disaster relief refunds issued by the department. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 9; Title 54; Title 55 and Title 67.
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2018-01-10
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Transportation Subcommittee of Transportation Committee
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