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TNHB0007IntroAs introduced, specifies that the county mayor has the authority to establish and implement health policies that affect the entire county during a county-wide health emergency; directs the county health director, health officer, and board of health t...
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2021-02-24
To House Health Committee
TNHB0010IntroAs introduced, removes provisions in current law that override the ability of various persons to object to vaccinations, immunizations, or other medical procedures on the basis of religious tenets and practices. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 7; Title 3...
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2021-02-24
To House Health Subcommittee
TNSB0007IntroAs introduced, removes provisions in current law that override the ability of various persons to object to vaccinations, immunizations, or other medical procedures on the basis of religious tenets and practices. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 7; Title 3...
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2021-02-24
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
TNHB0013IntroAs introduced, prohibits state and local authorities from forcing, requiring, or coercing a person to receive an immunization or vaccination for COVID-19 against the person's will. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 5; Title 6; Title 7; Title 8; Title 49; T...
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2021-02-24
To House Health Committee
TNHB0370IntroAs introduced, creates a committee to determine when and how quarantine and disease communication tracking procedures should be implemented; removes quarantine authority from health commissioner and county health officer; requires county health depar...
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2021-02-24
Assigned to s/c Health Subcommittee
TNHB0391IntroAs introduced, specifies that the county mayor, in unincorporated areas, and the highest-ranking elected official in a city in the official's jurisdiction, have the authority to establish and implement health policies that affect the county or city, ...
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2021-02-24
Assigned to s/c Health Subcommittee
TNHB0441IntroAs introduced, creates a task force to study and report on pre-term births and infant mortality as it relates to African-American mothers. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 56; Title 63; Title 68 and Title 71.
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2021-02-24
To House Health Subcommittee
TNHB0575IntroAs introduced, repeals private acts enacting county boards of health or departments of health; requires commissioner of health to report information regarding certain quarantines to the joint government operations committee, the health committee of t...
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2021-02-24
Assigned to s/c Health Subcommittee
TNHB0869IntroAs introduced, authorizes the general assembly to end a state of emergency that was declared because of a public health emergency by the passage of a joint resolution; requires the governor to provide certain information to the general assembly relat...
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2021-02-24
Assigned to s/c Public Service Subcommittee
TNHB1163IntroAs introduced, prohibits a county board of health or county department of health from prohibiting or regulating agriculture. - Amends TCA Title 68, Chapter 2, Part 6.
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2021-02-24
To House Health Subcommittee
TNHB1344IntroAs introduced, requires TACIR to conduct a comprehensive evaluation of childhood obesity in the state and its short and long-term effects. - Amends TCA Title 3; Title 4; Title 5; Title 6; Title 7; Title 8; Title 9; Title 10; Title 33; Title 34; Title...
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2021-02-24
P2C, caption bill, held on desk - pending amdt.
TNHB1327IntroAs introduced, specifies that the county mayor, in unincorporated areas, and the city mayor, in the incorporated areas, have the authority to establish and implement health policies that affect the county or city, as applicable, during a health emerg...
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2021-02-24
Assigned to s/c Health Subcommittee
TNHB1269IntroAs introduced, creates a civil cause of action for discrimination based on COVID-19 vaccine status. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 5; Title 6; Title 7; Title 47; Title 49; Title 50; Title 66 and Title 68.
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2021-02-24
Assigned to s/c Civil Justice Subcommittee
TNSB0858IntroAs introduced, repeals private acts enacting county boards of health or departments of health; requires commissioner of health to report information regarding certain quarantines to the joint government operations committee, the health committee of t...
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2021-02-22
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB0859IntroAs introduced, authorizes the general assembly to end a state of emergency that was declared because of a public health emergency by the passage of a joint resolution; requires the governor to provide certain information to the general assembly relat...
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2021-02-22
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNHB0946IntroAs introduced, establishes a deadline of January 1 for the submission of the annual plan of expenditures with relation to state grant-in-aid funds submitted by each county to the commissioner of health. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 5 and Title 68.
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2021-02-22
P2C, caption bill, held on desk - pending amdt.
TNHB1088IntroAs introduced, removes the prohibition on operating a needle and hypodermic syringe exchange program within 1,000 feet of a public park in certain counties and municipalities. - Amends TCA Title 68.
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2021-02-22
Assigned to s/c Health Subcommittee
TNSB1179IntroAs introduced, removes the prohibition on operating a needle and hypodermic syringe exchange program within 1,000 feet of a public park in certain counties and municipalities. - Amends TCA Title 68.
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2021-02-22
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
TNSB1323IntroAs introduced, requires TACIR to conduct a comprehensive evaluation of childhood obesity in the state and its short and long-term effects. - Amends TCA Title 3; Title 4; Title 5; Title 6; Title 7; Title 8; Title 9; Title 10; Title 33; Title 34; Title...
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2021-02-22
To Senate Commerce and Labor Committee
TNSB1368IntroAs introduced, prohibits a county board of health or county department of health from prohibiting or regulating agriculture. - Amends TCA Title 68, Chapter 2, Part 6.
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2021-02-22
To Senate Energy, Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee
TNSB1515IntroAs introduced, specifies that the county mayor, in unincorporated areas, and the city mayor, in the incorporated areas, have the authority to establish and implement health policies that affect the county or city, as applicable, during a health emerg...
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2021-02-22
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0433IntroAs introduced, specifies that the county mayor, in unincorporated areas, and the highest-ranking elected official in a city in the official's jurisdiction, have the authority to establish and implement health policies that affect the county or city, ...
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2021-02-11
Withdrawn.
TNSB0564IntroAs introduced, creates a civil cause of action for discrimination based on COVID-19 vaccine status. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 5; Title 6; Title 7; Title 47; Title 49; Title 50; Title 66 and Title 68.
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2021-02-11
To Senate Judiciary Committee
TNSB0830IntroAs introduced, creates a task force to study and report on pre-term births and infant mortality as it relates to African-American mothers. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 56; Title 63; Title 68 and Title 71.
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2021-02-11
To Senate Government Operations Committee
TNSB0187IntroAs introduced, prohibits state and local authorities from forcing, requiring, or coercing a person to receive an immunization or vaccination for COVID-19 against the person's will. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 5; Title 6; Title 7; Title 8; Title 49; T...
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2021-02-10
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
TNSB0221IntroAs introduced, creates a committee to determine when and how quarantine and disease communication tracking procedures should be implemented; removes quarantine authority from health commissioner and county health officer; requires county health depar...
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2021-02-10
To Senate Government Operations Committee
TNHB0248IntroAs introduced, requires the county health officer to have been licensed to practice for at least four years. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 5; Title 58 and Title 68.
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2021-02-10
P2C, caption bill, held on desk - pending amdt.
TNSB0148IntroAs introduced, establishes a deadline of January 1 for the submission of the annual plan of expenditures with relation to state grant-in-aid funds submitted by each county to the commissioner of health. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 5 and Title 68.
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2021-02-08
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
TNHB0250IntroAs introduced, reduces from 60 days to 30 days the time period after an action, in which a chief administrative official of a hospital must report a disciplinary action taken against a person licensed under Title 63 or Title 68, when the disciplinary...
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2021-02-08
Withdrawn.
TNHB0249IntroAs introduced, reduces the term for county board of health members from four years to three years. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 5; Title 58 and Title 68.
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2021-02-08
Withdrawn.
TNSB0015IntroAs introduced, specifies that the county mayor has the authority to establish and implement health policies that affect the entire county during a county-wide health emergency; directs the county health director, health officer, and board of health t...
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2021-01-13
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
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