Sponsored by Dennis Powers - Tennessee (Current)

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Engross
50%
TNHJR0119Garner "Mack" Goode Jr.
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2015-03-05
Received from House, refer to Senate Calendar Committee
Engross
50%
TNHJR0115Speaker of the House Beth Harwell, Tennessee Federation of Republican Women.
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2015-03-05
Received from House, refer to Senate Calendar Committee
Engross
50%
TNHJR0116First Lady Crissy Haslam.
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2015-03-05
Received from House, refer to Senate Calendar Committee
Intro
25%
TNHB0039As introduced, prohibits the retail sale of products containing dextromethorphan to persons who are less than 18 years of age; prohibits the purchase of products containing dextromethorphan by persons who are less than 18 years of age. - Amends TCA T...
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2015-03-04
Placed on cal. Health Committee for 3/11/2015
Intro
25%
TNHB0100As introduced, changes the limit calculations for intermediate methamphetamine precursors from the total amount of the base ephedrine and pseudoephedrine in a product to the overall weight of the product containing ephedrine and pseudoephedrine. - Am...
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2015-03-04
Placed on cal. Health Committee for 3/11/2015
Intro
25%
TNHB0244As introduced, excludes a community foundation holding one auction sale per county receiving charitable support from the definition of "business" for sales and use tax purposes, under certain circumstances. - Amends TCA Title 67, Chapter 6.
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2015-03-04
Intro
25%
TNHB0398As introduced, extends the date of the repeal of the Virtual Public Schools Act from June 30, 2015, to June 30, 2019. - Amends TCA Section 49-16-216.
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2015-03-04
Placed on cal. Education Administration & Planning for 3/10/2015
Intro
25%
TNHB0287As introduced, revises various provisions of law regarding the scheduling of controlled substances and their analogues and derivatives, including updated identifications of drugs categorized in Schedules I–V. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 17, Part...
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2015-03-04
Placed on cal. Criminal Justice Committee for 3/11/2015
Intro
25%
TNHB0677As introduced, designates the Barrett Model 82A1 rifle as the official state firearm. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 1, Part 3.
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2015-03-04
Intro
25%
TNHB0684As introduced, enacts the "Open Carry Firearms Freedom Act of 2015." - Amends TCA Title 10, Chapter 7; Title 33; Title 38; Title 39; Title 40 and Title 70.
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2015-03-04
Intro
25%
TNHB0833As introduced, enacts the "Primacy and Reclamation Act of Tennessee." - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 10; Title 50; Title 59; Title 60; Title 66; Title 67; Title 68; Title 69 and Title 70.
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2015-03-04
Intro
25%
TNHB0928As introduced, exempts from sales and use tax certain machinery used by water and wastewater treatment authorities created by governmental entities. - Amends TCA Title 67.
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2015-03-04
Intro
25%
TNHJR0089Norris Lake: the Marina Capital of Tennessee.
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2015-03-04
Placed on cal. Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee for 3/11/2015
Intro
25%
TNHB1343As introduced, establishes the penalty for the offense of reckless endangerment as a Class D felony if the victim of the offense is eight years of age or younger. - Amends TCA Title 39 and Title 40.
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2015-03-04
Intro
25%
TNHB1134As introduced, establishes a health insurance voucher program by means of a federal waiver that expands eligibility for Medicaid to 138 percent of the federal poverty line; funds the vouchers with an increase in the hospital assessment from 4.52 perc...
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2015-03-04
Intro
25%
TNHB1049As introduced, enacts the "Tennessee Choice & Opportunity Scholarship Act." - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 1.
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2015-03-04
Placed on cal. Education Administration & Planning for 3/10/2015
Intro
25%
TNHB0986As introduced, revises provisions governing condemned property being offered for sale to the former owner. - Amends TCA Section 29-17-1005.
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2015-03-04
Fail
100%
TNHB0428As introduced, directs the office of the attorney general to prepare a written statement of a property owner's rights during any condemnation proceeding and to post the statement on its web site; requires that the statement be sent together with any ...
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2015-03-04
Failed in s/c Civil Justice Subcommittee of Civil Justice Committee
Intro
25%
TNHB1372As introduced, enacts the "Tennessee Freedom From Traffic Cameras Act, " which prohibits a municipality or county from contracting with any person or entity to provide for the use of any unmanned traffic enforcement camera to enforce or monitor any t...
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2015-03-04
Intro
25%
TNHJR0092Expresses support for the federal transfer of public lands to the western states and urges Congress to coordinate the transfer of title to the western states.
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2015-03-04
Placed on cal. State Government Committee for 3/10/2015
Intro
25%
TNHJR0094To "Stand With Rand: Invest in Transportation" and urge the United States Congress to approve United States Senators Rand Paul and Barbara Boxer's proposal to fund American highways at no additional costs to taxpayers by creating tax holidays.
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2015-03-04
Sponsor(s) Added.
Intro
25%
TNHB1246As introduced, enacts the "Tennessee Volunteer Firefighter Protection Act," which defines "earnings," for purposes of the average weekly earnings of a volunteer firefighter, as the volunteer firefighter's call rate multiplied by 40 hours per week, re...
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2015-03-04
Intro
25%
TNHJR0074Commends parent activists on anti-common core victories.
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2015-03-04
Sponsor(s) Added.
Engross
50%
TNHJR0106Andrew Michael Keith, Public Safety Medal of Valor.
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2015-03-03
Placed on Senate Consent Calendar calendar for 3/5/2015
Intro
25%
TNHB0838As introduced, adds correctional officers to the group of public servants the assault of which results in an increased fine of up to $15,000. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 13, Part 1.
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2015-03-03
Sponsor(s) Added.
Intro
25%
TNHB1009As introduced, enhances an assault against a correctional officer by an inmate to Class E felony aggravated assault if the inmate has two or more prior assaults or disciplinary violations against a correctional officer. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter...
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2015-03-03
Sponsor(s) Added.
Intro
25%
TNHB0242As introduced, includes commissioned park rangers within the mandatory retirement age category for purposes of the Tennessee consolidated retirement system; allows them eligibility for the supplemental bridge retirement benefit afforded to other comm...
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2015-02-25
Sponsor(s) Added.
Pass
100%
TNHJR0050Elwood Pennington.
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2015-02-25
Signed by Governor.
Pass
100%
TNHJR0056Deborah R. Williams, Ms. Tennessee Senior America 2014.
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2015-02-25
Signed by Governor.
Pass
100%
TNHJR0046Harlan Mathews.
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2015-02-25
Signed by Governor.
Pass
100%
TNHJR0043Wade Norris, Tennessee Forestry Association 2014 Master Logger of the Year.
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2015-02-25
Signed by Governor.
Intro
25%
TNHB0908As introduced, clarifies that nothing in the Virtual Schools Act prohibits a virtual school from reimbursing families for reasonable costs, instead of any costs, associated with their Internet connections for use in the virtual school program. - Amen...
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2015-02-25
Assigned to s/c Education Administration & Planning Subcommittee
Intro
25%
TNHB0909As introduced, requires local boards of education to admit students from outside their respective local school systems without the approval of the LEA; requires local boards of education to arrange for the transfer of students residing within their s...
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2015-02-25
Assigned to s/c Education Administration & Planning Subcommittee
Intro
25%
TNHB0907As introduced, enacts the "Local School District Empowerment Act," which provides for reestablishment of elected office of school superintendent for county or city school systems upon two-thirds vote of county or city governing body and approval in a...
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2015-02-25
Assigned to s/c Education Administration & Planning Subcommittee
Intro
25%
TNHB1133As introduced, changes the body that fills vacancies on county and municipal school boards from the local legislative body to the local board of education. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 2, Part 2.
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2015-02-25
Assigned to s/c Education Administration & Planning Subcommittee
Intro
25%
TNHB1135As introduced, deletes obsolete reference to nonexistent scholarship within state lottery scholarship program. - Amends TCA Section 49-4-708 and Title 49, Chapter 4, Part 9.
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2015-02-25
Assigned to s/c Education Administration & Planning Subcommittee
Intro
25%
TNHB1342As introduced, clarifies that a deceased victim's family has a right to have a photograph, determined by the court to be a reasonable depiction of the victim prior to the crime, be admitted during trial. - Amends TCA Title 39 and Title 40.
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2015-02-25
Sponsor(s) Added.
Intro
25%
TNHB0929As introduced, revises the definition of nonresidential substitution-based treatment center for opiate addiction to require a certificate of need for certain centers offering treatment with products containing buprenorphine. - Amends TCA Title 33, Ch...
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2015-02-24
Assigned to s/c Health Subcommittee
Intro
25%
TNHB0927As introduced, requires any person, on or after July 1, 2015, repairing or replacing a roof system, the total cost of which is between $3,000–$25,000, to be licensed as a home improvement contractor before providing the services; provided, that the...
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2015-02-24
Assigned to s/c Business and Utilities Subcommittee
Intro
25%
TNHB1340As introduced, includes methamphetamine within drugs for which a mother can be prosecuted for assault if her baby is born harmed or addicted to methamphetamine. - Amends TCA Section 39-13-107.
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2015-02-24
Assigned to s/c Criminal Justice Subcommittee
Intro
25%
TNHB1339As introduced, prohibits recipients of public assistance benefits from using an EBT card at a tobacco retailer to purchase certain tobacco products; prohibits tobacco retailers from permitting the purchase of tobacco products or nicotine products wit...
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2015-02-24
Assigned to s/c Health Subcommittee
Intro
25%
TNHJR0071Proposes an amendment to the Constitution of Tennessee recognizing that our liberties do not come from governments, but from Almighty God, our Creator and Savior.
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2015-02-23
Sponsor(s) Added.
Intro
25%
TNHB0834As introduced, requires the local school board to create a policy that excuses students who request to attend a released time course in religious moral instruction taught by a sponsoring entity off school property. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 2, P...
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2015-02-18
Assigned to s/c Education Instruction & Programs Subcommittee
Intro
25%
TNHJR0086Urges the President to approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline.
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2015-02-18
Intro., ref. to Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee
Pass
100%
TNHR0006American Heart Association Go Red for Women.
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2015-02-12
Signed by H. Speaker
Intro
25%
TNHB0243As introduced, requires all public postsecondary institutions to close on November 11 in observance of Veterans Day. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 7, Part 1.
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2015-02-11
Assigned to s/c Education Administration & Planning Subcommittee
Intro
25%
TNHR0005Urge Congress to approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline.
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2015-02-11
Withdrawn.
Pass
100%
TNHJR0007Dr. Baeteena Black.
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2015-01-23
Signed by Governor.
Pass
100%
TNHJR0003John Germ, president of Rotary International.
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2015-01-23
Signed by Governor.
Pass
100%
TNHJR0004Michael Monroe, Eagle Scout.
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2015-01-23
Signed by Governor.
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