Tennessee Representative Dennis Powers [R]

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TNHB1342PassAs 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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2015-05-20
Signed by Governor.
TNHB0606PassAs introduced, enacts the "James Lee Atwood Jr. Law." - Amends TCA Title 4; Section 9-4-603; Title 10; Title 12; Title 55, Chapter 12; Title 55, Chapter 4; Title 55, Chapter 10 and Title 56.
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2015-05-20
Signed by Governor.
TNHB0992PassAs introduced, enacts the "Transportation Network Company Services Act." - Amends TCA Title 7; Title 54; Title 55; Title 56 and Title 65.
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2015-05-20
Signed by Governor.
TNHB1035PassAs introduced, requires the department of education to report on the availability and content of driver education and training courses in public schools to the education committee of the senate and the education instruction and programs committee of ...
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2015-05-20
Pub. Ch. 423
TNHB0010PassAs introduced, requires students to pass the United States citizenship and immigration services' civics test with a score of at least 60 percent in order to receive a regular high school diploma. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 1; Title 49, Chapter 2 ...
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2015-05-20
Signed by Governor.
TNHB1368PassAs introduced, requires facilities or physician offices where more than 50 abortions are performed in a calendar year to be licensed as ambulatory surgical treatment centers. - Amends TCA Title 68, Chapter 11.
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2015-05-20
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 419
TNHB1173PassAs enacted, adds certain synthetic cannabinoids to the list for which it is an offense to knowingly produce, manufacture, distribute, possess, or possess with intent to produce, manufacture, or distribute. - Amends TCA Section 39-17-438.
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2015-05-20
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 401
TNHB1339PassAs enacted, 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 with a...
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2015-05-18
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 392
TNHB0403PassAs enacted, enacts the "Opioid Abuse Reduction Act," which requires the department of mental health and substance abuse services to convene a working group to examine the problem of opioid abuse in this state. - Amends TCA Title 68 and Title 71.
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2015-05-18
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 389
TNHB0143PassAs enacted, enacts the “Tennessee Right to Try Act.” - Amends TCA Title 56; Title 63 and Title 68.
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2015-05-12
Pub. Ch. 376
TNHB0834PassAs enacted, authorizes a local school board to create a policy that excuses students who request to attend a released time course in religious moral instruction taught by an independent entity off school property. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 2, Pa...
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2015-05-06
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 328
TNHB0057PassAs enacted, enacts the "Racial Profiling Prevention Act." - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 38, Chapter 1 and Section 49-7-118.
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2015-05-06
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 335
TNHB0425PassAs enacted, enacts the "Kenneth Harry-Hill Tennessee Veterans Health Care Act of 2015," which may also be known as the "Mission Tennessee for Veterans Program". - Amends TCA Title 63 and Title 68.
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2015-05-06
Pub. Ch. 277
TNHB0287PassAs enacted, 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 4.
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2015-05-06
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 302
TNHB0032PassAs enacted, enacts the "Sudden Cardiac Arrest Prevention Act." - Amends TCA Title 68.
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2015-05-06
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 325
TNHB0838PassAs enacted, requires a court to order an inmate convicted of aggravated assault against a correctional officer to pay restitution to the victim in certain circumstances. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 13, Part 1.
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2015-05-06
Pub. Ch. 283
TNHJR0445PassMichael Lynn Starrett.
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2015-05-01
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0446PassHarris Taylor, Valedictorian, McGavock High School.
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2015-05-01
Signed by Governor.
TNHB0107PassAs enacted, makes various revisions to the Tennessee Promise Scholarship Act; clarifies a student will no longer be eligible for the Tennessee Promise scholarship once the student has attended an eligible postsecondary institution as a Tennessee Prom...
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2015-04-30
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 186
TNHJR0364PassCommemorates Primary Immunodeficiency Awareness Month.
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2015-04-30
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0352PassBrown, Davidson, Driver, Smith Family Reunion.
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2015-04-30
Signed by Governor.
TNHB0699PassAs enacted, establishes requirements and protections for healthcare providers that practice telehealth. - Amends TCA Title 63.
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2015-04-30
Pub. Ch. 261
TNHJR0384PassNola G. Madison, Salutatorian, Northside High School.
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2015-04-30
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0351PassDr. Lee Ward, elevated to Auxiliary Bishop within the Church of God in Christ.
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2015-04-30
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0366PassU.S. Army 199th Infantry Brigade (Separate) (Light) June 1, 1966–1970 and the Redcatcher Association.
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2015-04-30
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0404PassJoshua Jamahl Murray.
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2015-04-30
Signed by Governor.
TNHJR0385PassAmber J. Mitchell, Valedictorian, Northside High School.
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2015-04-30
Signed by Governor.
TNHB0683PassAs enacted, prohibits schools from requiring students or parents to provide information on firearm ownership; prohibits LEAs from requiring employees to provide information on firearm ownership; prohibits adverse disciplinary or employment action bas...
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2015-04-30
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 214
TNHB0398PassAs enacted, 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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2015-04-27
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 142
TNHR0117PassAntonio Briggs.
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2015-04-23
Signed by H. Speaker
TNHR0116PassThadijah Jeanne Burks.
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2015-04-23
Signed by H. Speaker
TNHR0111PassD'John W. Moore.
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2015-04-23
Signed by H. Speaker
TNHR0109PassTito Hunter, Valedictorian, Trezevant High School.
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2015-04-23
Signed by H. Speaker
TNHR0112PassJason Zeng, Salutatorian, Bartlett High School.
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2015-04-23
Signed by H. Speaker
TNHR0108PassBrianna Parrish, Salutatorian, Trezevant High School.
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2015-04-23
Signed by H. Speaker
TNHB0243FailAs 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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2015-04-22
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TNHB1372IntroAs 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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2015-04-22
Comp. SB subst.
TNHB0946IntroAs introduced, requires the Tennessee STEM innovation network to establish STEM innovation hubs in rural areas of the state and in Northwest Tennessee; requires the Tennessee STEM innovation network to provide a middle school curriculum on the variet...
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2015-04-22
Comp. SB subst.
TNHB0134IntroAs introduced, specifies that if a person is charged with vehicular assault, vehicular homicide, or aggravated vehicular homicide and has a prior alcohol-related motor vehicle conviction, the judge or magistrate must make use of a transdermal monitor...
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2015-04-22
Comp. SB subst.
TNHB0868IntroAs introduced, requires legislative approval of a state plan to implement Section 111(d) of the EPA's guidelines before the plan can be submitted to the EPA. - Amends TCA Title 43 and Title 68.
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2015-04-22
Comp. SB subst.
TNHJR0231EngrossDesignates the Barrett Model M82/M107 as the official rifle of the State of Tennessee.
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2015-04-22
Engrossed; ready for transmission to Sen.
TNHB0148IntroAs introduced, authorizes all-terrain vehicles on a portion of a state highway in the Town of Huntsville in Scott County. - Amends TCA Section 55-3-101 and Title 55, Chapter 8, Part 1.
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2015-04-22
Comp. SB subst.
TNHB0854IntroAs introduced, enacts the "Criminal Justice Veterans Compensation Act of 2015" or the "CJVC Act." - Amends TCA Title 16; Title 39, Chapter 17 and Title 55, Chapter 10, Part 4.
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2015-04-22
Comp. SB subst.
TNHB0138IntroAs introduced, enacts the "Individualized Education Act." - Amends TCA Title 49.
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2015-04-22
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TNHB0120IntroAs introduced, creates Class C felony offense of aggravated vehicular assault, which is vehicular assault with certain aggravating factors such as prior convictions for alcohol-related traffic offenses or a high blood alcohol concentration. - Amends ...
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2015-04-22
Sponsor(s) Added.
TNHB0395IntroAs introduced, exempts driver or passenger who is 18 years of age or older from wearing a helmet while riding a motorcycle in a funeral procession, memorial ride, or body escort detail. - Amends TCA Section 55-9-302.
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2015-04-22
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TNHB0833IntroAs 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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2015-04-21
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Finance, Ways & Means Subcommittee of Finance, Ways & Means Committee
TNHB1135IntroAs 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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2015-04-21
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Finance, Ways & Means Subcommittee of Finance, Ways & Means Committee
TNHB1343IntroAs 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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2015-04-21
Action Def. in s/c Finance, Ways & Means Subcommittee to 1/1/2016
TNHB1009IntroAs 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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2015-04-21
Taken off notice for cal in s/c Finance, Ways & Means Subcommittee of Finance, Ways & Means Committee
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