Bills Pending Tennessee Senate State and Local Government Committee

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TNSB0437IntroAs introduced, classifies time-share and vacation club property that includes an interest in real property as residential property for property tax purposes. - Amends TCA Title 67, Chapter 5.
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2019-03-22
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TNSB1450IntroAs introduced, requires the closure of all county and municipal school systems and special school districts on Veterans' Day. - Amends TCA Title 15 and Title 49.
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2019-03-20
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TNSB0717IntroAs introduced, enacts the "Good Neighbor Compact." - Amends TCA Title 4.
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2019-03-19
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0560IntroAs introduced, authorizes Williamson County to participate in a pilot project to use convenient voting centers upon approval by a supermajority of the county election commission for elections held in 2020 and thereafter. - Amends TCA Title 2, Chapter...
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2019-03-19
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TNSB0882IntroAs introduced, authorizes the minority party to appoint members of the state executive committee by rules of the party rather than at the regular August primary election. - Amends TCA Title 2, Chapter 13.
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2019-03-19
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0086IntroAs introduced, authorizes the use of campaign funds for the child care expenditures of a candidate that are incurred by the candidate as a direct result of the candidate's participation in campaign-related events and activities. - Amends TCA Title 2,...
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2019-03-19
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TNSB0090IntroAs introduced, authorizes the use of a driver license from another state to establish a person's identity for the purposes of being issued a photo identification license by the department of safety for the purposes of voting. - Amends TCA Title 2 and...
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2019-03-19
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TNSB0822IntroAs introduced, revises provisions governing voter registration applications through the department of safety. - Amends TCA Title 2, Chapter 2.
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2019-03-19
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TNSB0193IntroAs introduced, authorizes a person who registered to vote by mail or online and who is voting for the first time to vote absentee by applying to vote absentee at any county election commission office. - Amends TCA Title 2.
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2019-03-19
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TNSB0720IntroAs introduced, allocates revenue from occupancy tax imposed by Hamilton County on short-term vacation rental units in the City of Chattanooga to the City to be used solely for improvements to certain city-owned youth and community facilities. - Amend...
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2019-03-19
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TNSB0027IntroAs introduced, changes the nomination process for candidates for United States senator. - Amends TCA Title 2, Chapter 13.
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2019-03-19
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TNSB0880IntroAs introduced, requires a court to impose an additional $1,000 fine for a conviction for certain prohibited election practices. - Amends TCA Title 2 and Title 40.
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2019-03-19
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TNSB0191IntroAs introduced, requires central procurement office to collect and maintain data regarding minority- and woman-owned businesses that contract with the state; requires the office to maintain an internet portal to make the data available to the public. ...
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2019-03-19
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TNSB0777IntroAs introduced, requires department of safety to automatically register a qualified person to vote from information on an application for a driver license or photo identification card unless the person opts out; designates certain other state departme...
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2019-03-19
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TNSB0224IntroAs introduced, directs the agency to create a registry of tenants who have been evicted through the execution of a writ of possession. - Amends TCA Title 13, Chapter 23.
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2019-03-19
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TNSB1303IntroAs introduced, requires a person to declare a statewide political party affiliation before voting in a primary election. - Amends TCA Title 2.
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2019-03-19
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TNSB0678IntroAs introduced, authorizes the Tennessee state veterans' homes board to name, subject to the governor's approval, the campus, buildings, facilities, and grounds of any state veterans' home; authorizes the administrator of each veterans' home to name a...
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2019-03-19
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TNSB0990IntroAs introduced, requires that elections in Shelby and Davidson counties for judicial offices and offices elected in countywide elections and for the legislative bodies be nonpartisan. - Amends TCA Title 2; Title 5; Title 7; Title 16 and Title 17.
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2019-03-12
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TNSB0582IntroAs introduced, lowers the amount of revenue required from the sale of artwork from 90 percent to 80 percent in order for an art gallery that does not sell food or beverages to serve wine to patrons. - Amends TCA Title 57.
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2019-03-12
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TNSB0998IntroAs introduced, provides for the registration of eligible voters upon the submission by the department to the appropriate county election commission of an eligible voter's application for a driver license or photo identification card; establishes meth...
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2019-03-06
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TNSB0762IntroAs introduced, permits any registered Tennessee voter to vote absentee for any reason after providing a certification as to the identity of the voter in the application for a ballot; requires an absentee ballot to be counted for the election in which...
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2019-03-06
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TNSB1378IntroAs introduced, authorizes the senate or house of representatives to nominate and designate a person as a "Tennessee Pioneer." - Amends TCA Title 3.
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2019-03-06
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TNSB1118IntroAs introduced, imposes a penalty on retailers that sell beer of less than 10.1 percent alcohol by volume at a price less than 5 percent below the cost to the retailer. - Amends TCA Title 57, Chapter 5.
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2019-03-05
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TNSB1500IntroAs introduced, enacts the "Political Party Registration Act." - Amends TCA Title 2 and Title 3, Chapter 18.
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2019-02-28
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TNSB1063IntroAs introduced, requires nonpartisan elections for state trial court judges and county judicial offices, effective January 1, 2021; requires the incumbent officer to be listed first on the election ballot if the incumbent qualifies for the election. -...
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2019-02-28
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TNSB0872IntroAs introduced, authorizes the use of campaign funds for the payment of fines, fees, and penalties assessed for the violation of campaign finance laws. - Amends TCA Title 2, Chapter 10.
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2019-02-26
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TNSB0873IntroAs introduced, sets a maximum for civil penalties for violations of campaign finance laws issued by the registry of election finance of $1,000. - Amends TCA Title 2, Chapter 10, Part 2.
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2019-02-26
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TNSB1092IntroAs introduced, revises provisional voting process; authorizes person who registers to vote by mail to cast the person's first vote by absentee ballot. - Amends TCA Title 2.
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2019-02-26
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TNSB1154IntroAs introduced, requires a state primary board to strive to fill a vacancy on a county primary board not later than 45 days after receiving notice of the vacancy. - Amends TCA Title 2.
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2019-02-26
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TNSB0527IntroAs introduced, clarifies that a county judicial commissioner or magistrate may administer the oath of office to an elected or appointed official as authorized by a judge of the court or the county mayor. - Amends TCA Section 8-18-109.
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2019-02-25
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0735IntroAs introduced, requires an application for an absentee ballot to contain only the last four digits of the voter's social security number rather than the entire social security number of the voter. - Amends TCA Title 2, Chapter 6.
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2019-02-20
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TNSB0761IntroAs introduced, requires a county election commission to maintain certain office hours on Sundays for purposes of early voting. - Amends TCA Title 2.
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2019-02-20
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TNSB0247IntroAs introduced, requires election officials to inspect filings for sufficiency and timeliness; establishes conclusive presumption that accepted filings are sufficient and timely filed. - Amends TCA Title 2.
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2019-02-20
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TNSB1255IntroAs introduced, prohibits a person who was convicted of a felony under the election laws of this state and who is prohibited from voting from entering the premises of any election commission or polling place during the time that ballots are being cast...
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2019-02-19
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TNSB0596IntroAs introduced, increases penalty from Class C misdemeanor to Class B misdemeanor for knowingly publishing or distributing false campaign literature. - Amends TCA Title 2.
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2019-02-19
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TNSB0235IntroAs introduced, prohibits any candidate for local public office who has not filed a required statement of interest or who owes civil penalties to the ethics commission from being able to qualify for election until the statement is filed or the civil p...
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2019-02-19
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TNSB1127IntroAs introduced, authorizes a municipality to seek reimbursement for expenses from the office of the comptroller relating to an employee obtaining the designation of certified municipal finance officer; authorizes comptroller to reimburse the municipal...
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2019-02-11
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB1224IntroAs introduced, prohibits local governments after the effective date of the act from entering into or renewing a contract for the operation of a private prison. - Amends TCA Title 5; Title 6; Title 7 and Title 41.
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2019-02-11
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TNSB1254IntroAs introduced, prohibits public utilities from requiring governmental entities to pay a deposit as a precondition for service. - Amends TCA Title 7 and Title 65.
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2019-02-11
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0891IntroAs introduced, requires state agencies to produce an economic impact statement prior to entering a contract with a private party if either the contract is in excess of $2.5 million or the contract will result in the furlough or layoff of any state em...
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2019-02-11
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB1155IntroAs introduced, allows the Tennessee state veterans' homes board to submit its annual report electronically to the governor and general assembly. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 16; Title 36; Title 37; Title 39; Title 40 and Title 58.
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2019-02-11
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TNSB1090IntroAs introduced, creates real property tax freeze program for persons 65 years of age or older who have lived in their principal residence for 30 years or more when the assessed value of the property increases by 50 percent or more from an established ...
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2019-02-11
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB1016IntroAs introduced, directs the comptroller of the treasury to study the economic impact to the state and local governments as the result of the passage and approval of chapter 973 of the Public Acts of 2018 regarding sanctuary policies, and to report to ...
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2019-02-11
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB0930IntroAs introduced, extends the time given to state executive committees for each political party to post schedule of public appearances for gubernatorial candidates, from 15 to 20 days. - Amends TCA Title 2.
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2019-02-11
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TNSB0889IntroAs introduced, allows the department of environment and conservation to send in the required report regarding the development and maintenance practices at Ober Gatlinburg to the alcoholic beverage commission in electronic format. - Amends TCA Section...
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2019-02-11
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TNSB1221IntroAs introduced, prohibits a state governmental entity from conducting a financial audit of a business entity more than once in a 12-month period unless the entity finds substantial evidence of egregious financial misconduct. - Amends TCA Title 4; Titl...
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2019-02-11
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TNSB1356IntroAs introduced, adds administrators of elections to the list of county general officers for purposes of determining compensation; requires counties to compensate administrators as general officers; establishes certain minimum hours for election commis...
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2019-02-11
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TNSB1253IntroAs introduced, prohibits a public utility from charging a deposit as a precondition of providing utility service to persons who have been customers for at least five years and whose accounts have been in good standing for at least five years. - Amend...
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2019-02-11
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB1233IntroAs introduced, extends the deadline from 10 days to 15 days by which a state agency releasing public records originating in the office of a county property assessor must notify the property assessor of the release. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 8 and T...
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2019-02-11
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TNSB1332IntroAs introduced, authorizes the state coordinator of elections to electronically submit the report regarding the integrity of Tennessee's statewide voter registration database to the state and local government committee of the senate and the state gove...
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2019-02-11
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