Bills Pending Tennessee Senate State and Local Government Committee

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TNHJR0397EngrossUrges Secretary of State to include the Appalachian dialect in Section VI of the Tennessee Blue Book.
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2019-04-25
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0770IntroAs introduced, disqualifies a member of a county election commission from continuing to serve on the commission if the member's spouse, parent, sibling, or child qualifies for any public office. - Amends TCA Section 2-12-102.
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2019-04-17
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0389IntroAs introduced, requires the county election commission to appoint the minimum number of election officials by at least 20 days before each election instead of 10 days before the election. - Amends TCA Title 2; Title 4; Title 5 and Title 8.
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2019-04-17
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0769IntroAs introduced, authorizes state treasurer to make deposits to facilitate the bank local community deposit program. - Amends TCA Title 9 and Title 45.
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2019-04-16
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0675FailAs introduced, authorizes the chief procurement officer to submit the annual report on the awarding of purchases to a minority-owned business, woman-owned business, service-disabled veteran-owned business, business owned by persons with disabilities,...
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2019-04-16
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB1114IntroAs introduced, creates the state government advisory task force on community resilience. - Amends TCA Title 4 and Title 68.
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2019-04-16
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0364IntroAs introduced, prohibits state and local governmental entities from taking discriminatory action against a business based on that business's internal policies. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 5; Title 6; Title 7; Title 48; Title 61; Title 62 and Title 67...
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2019-04-16
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0397IntroAs introduced, decreases the time period a manufacturer may have license revoked from not less than one year to not greater than one year for violating the Tennessee Whiskey labeling and advertising requirements. - Amends TCA Title 57.
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2019-04-16
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB1162IntroAs introduced, reduces from 20 percent to 15 percent the threshold decennial county growth rate required before a county is authorized to levy a privilege tax on persons and entities engaged in residential development of property to provide the count...
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2019-04-16
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB1414IntroAs introduced, permits the utility management review board to authorize the voluntary sale of all or part of the assets of a utility district to a public utility if certain conditions are met. - Amends TCA Title 7, Chapter 82, Part 7 and Section 65-4...
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2019-04-16
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB1318IntroAs introduced, permits the use of a photo identification card issued by this state, the United States, or an accredited postsecondary institution of education in this state for purposes of verifying the identity of an eligible voter. - Amends TCA Tit...
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2019-04-16
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0933IntroAs introduced, prohibits commission from selling at a public auction contraband alcoholic beverages that appear to be in damaged or unsealed containers. - Amends TCA Title 57.
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2019-04-16
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0581IntroAs introduced, requires the governing body of a municipality to publish a notice of meeting for any meeting at which a contract, lease, or lease-purchase agreement entered into between a municipality and a local education agency for the use of real p...
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2019-04-16
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0196IntroAs introduced, makes various changes to the Right to Earn a Living Act, including requiring entry regulations, public service restrictions, and statutes to be demonstrably necessary and carefully tailored to fulfill a legitimate public health or safe...
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2019-04-16
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0175IntroAs introduced, changes from six months to 180 days the frequency by which the legislative body of a county or municipality must provide an updated list of modifications or changes to all house, road, or street names or numbers to the local county ele...
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2019-04-10
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB1017IntroAs introduced, requires a brief summary of any question, regardless of length, submitted to the people for a vote. - Amends TCA Title 2.
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2019-04-10
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0940IntroAs introduced, permits a person at least 16 years of age but not more than 18 years of age to be registered to vote upon turning 18 years of age through submittal of an application for a driver's permit, driver license, or photo identification licens...
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2019-04-10
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB1093IntroAs introduced, authorizes person who registers to vote by mail to cast the person's first vote by absentee ballot. - Amends TCA Title 2, Chapter 2.
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2019-04-10
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0249IntroAs introduced, over a three-year period, deletes requirement that 52 percent of the 5 percent commission retained by county registers for collecting and reporting recordation tax must be remitted to state treasurer and credited to state general fund....
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2019-04-09
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0958IntroAs introduced, prohibits the removal of pregnant prisoners to a state penitentiary or branch prison for safekeeping; prohibits solitary confinement of pregnant prisoners. - Amends TCA Title 39; Title 40 and Title 41.
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2019-04-09
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0023IntroAs 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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2019-04-09
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB1150IntroAs introduced, restricts the use of physical restraints on pregnant inmates; requires regular prenatal and postpartum medical care for pregnant inmates; prohibits the use of solitary confinement for pregnant inmates and inmates who have given birth w...
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2019-04-09
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB1007IntroAs introduced, exempts veterans of the United States military, including the national guard and reserves, from payment of the $15.00 fee for a business license. - Amends TCA Title 5; Title 6; Title 7 and Title 67.
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2019-04-09
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0240IntroAs introduced, authorizes a qualified person to register and vote on election day; authorizes a person to update the person's voter information and vote on election day; requires the state election commission to promulgate rules for such purposes. - ...
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2019-04-09
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB1026IntroAs introduced, requires the commissioner to conduct a study of programs to integrate persons formerly incarcerated into the workforce and community. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 41; Title 49; Title 50 and Title 71.
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2019-04-09
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0057IntroAs introduced, prohibits public employers from discriminating against applicants for employment and employees with pregnancy-related conditions by not providing the applicants and employees with reasonable accommodations. - Amends TCA Title 4 and Tit...
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2019-04-09
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB1293IntroAs introduced, requires the fiscal review committee to hear appeals from legislators related to fiscal notes produced by the committee; requires the committee to develop and adopt a formal appeal process. - Amends TCA Title 3, Chapter 2 and Title 3, ...
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2019-04-09
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0074IntroAs introduced, requires the secretary of state to promulgate rules regarding registering a person to vote with the last four digits of a person's social security number instead of the complete number; defines "social security number" for purposes of ...
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2019-04-09
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0962IntroAs introduced, prohibits a polling official or polling place worker or volunteer from making any inquiries or requiring any documentation or other evidence regarding a person's citizenship at a polling station if the person presents a valid voter reg...
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2019-04-09
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0434IntroAs introduced, increases from 10 to 15 days the period by which a state agency releasing public records originating in a county assessor's office must notify the county assessor of property of the recipient of the records. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title...
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2019-04-09
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0868IntroAs introduced, extends from 10 to 14 days the period by which a licensee must notify the alcoholic beverages commission of any change in ownership of the premises where alcoholic beverages are sold at retail. - Amends TCA Title 57.
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2019-04-09
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0363IntroAs introduced, increases from 18 percent by volume to 24 percent by volume the alcohol content of wine that can be sold in grocery stores; changes the definition of wine for purposes of sales in grocery stores so that wine includes alcohol derived fr...
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2019-04-09
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB1485IntroAs introduced, enacts the "Veterans Property Tax Relief Act of 2019"; requires that market value cap for real property eligible for disabled veteran property tax relief be adjusted every two years to reflect percentage change in consumer price index....
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2019-04-09
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB1008IntroAs introduced, requires that each newly constructed or renovated public building owned, operated, or under the control of a public entity be equipped with a baby diaper changing station. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 5; Title 6; Title 7; Title 12, Chap...
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2019-04-09
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0745IntroAs introduced, allows a library board to submit its annual financial report to the county or city legislative body electronically. - Amends TCA Title 10; Title 29; Title 38; Title 39; Title 40 and Title 41.
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2019-04-09
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB1005IntroAs introduced, requires residential landlords and sellers of residential homes to provide lessees or buyers with the location and contact information for the office of the county election commission and a voter registration form. - Amends TCA Title 2...
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2019-04-09
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB1031IntroAs introduced, reduces from 10 to five business days within which the commissioner of correction must provide a report to the senator and representative of a constituent in their district who died in the custody of the department at a department faci...
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2019-04-09
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0087IntroAs introduced, extends the time by which a candidate may withdraw, from seven days after the qualifying deadline to 60 days before the election. - Amends TCA Title 2, Chapter 5.
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2019-04-09
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB1294IntroAs introduced, requires the department of audit, as part of its performance review of state entities under the governmental entity review law, to conduct a comprehensive analysis of the extent to which the entity is in compliance with Title VI of the...
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2019-04-08
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0414IntroAs introduced, deletes provision prohibiting the issuance of a retailer's license to a public officer or employee. - Amends TCA Title 57, Chapter 3.
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2019-04-08
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0640IntroAs introduced, removes prohibition against a campaign treasurer signing campaign finance disclosure statements as a witness. - Amends TCA Title 2 and Title 3.
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2019-04-08
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0411IntroAs introduced, removes, effective January 1, 2021, provision making it permissive for Shelby County to hold nonpartisan elections for state trial court judgeships and county judicial offices and requires elections for state trial court judgeships and...
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2019-04-08
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0311IntroAs introduced, requires superintendents of county workhouses to keep an account of all supplies purchased for workhouses in an electronic record or well-bound book; makes other revisions. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 5; Title 6; Title 7; Title 8; Titl...
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2019-04-08
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0910IntroAs introduced, allows a utility district commissioner, who failed to meet certain training and continuing education requirements, to be eligible for reappointment or reelection if those requirements are completed; provided, the utility district is no...
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2019-04-08
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0163IntroAs introduced, requires commissioner to report the death of any person in custody to members of the general assembly representing the legislative districts where the deceased person resided at the time of death within five, rather than 10, business d...
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2019-04-08
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0246IntroAs introduced, requires a county attorney to consult with and advise elected officials, their deputies, and their employees as to the proper application and enforcement of federal and state laws that are pertinent to carrying out the duties of such c...
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2019-04-08
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0824IntroAs introduced, clarifies video taken by a law enforcement body camera is a public record open to public inspection; removes termination date on exceptions; provides a process for attorneys to access confidential recordings for use in civil litigation...
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2019-04-08
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0914IntroAs 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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2019-04-08
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB1266IntroAs introduced, extends, from 10 to 15 days, the period in which the state fire marshal has to rule on an appeal involving a conflict between a city and county over a building or fire code issue involving a county building located within a city. - Ame...
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2019-04-08
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0622IntroAs introduced, entitles each state employee to a salary increase of $100 per month in odd-numbered years contingent upon the general assembly including in its annual appropriations budget funding for the salary increases. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title ...
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2019-04-08
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
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