Tennessee Senator Jeff Yarbro [D]

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TNSB2124PassAs enacted, creates the Tennessee rare disease advisory council. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 62; Title 63; Title 68 and Title 71.
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2020-04-01
Signed by Governor.
TNSB1747PassAs enacted, provides for restrictions or a ban on ownership of a companion animal by certain person convicted of certain offenses against animals. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 14, Part 2 and Title 40, Chapter 39, Part 1.
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2020-03-26
Pub. Ch. 570
TNSB0823PassAs enacted, requires TSAC to promulgate rules designating pregnancy as an approved medical leave of absence for purposes of the Tennessee HOPE scholarship. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 4.
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2020-03-26
Pub. Ch. 533
TNSB2464PassAs enacted, enacts the "Holly Bobo Act," which expands the bureau's endangered child and young adult alert program to include endangered persons under 21 years of age. - Amends TCA Title 38, Chapter 6, Part 1.
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2020-03-26
Pub. Ch. 595
TNSJR1260IntroBianca McNeary
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2020-03-19
To Senate Calendar Committee
TNSJR1272EngrossDr. Anthony S. Fauci
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2020-03-19
Concurred, Ayes 90, Nays 0, PNV 0
TNSJR1225EngrossOllie Otter Child Safety Foundation
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2020-03-19
Concurred, Ayes 90, Nays 0, PNV 0
TNSB2897IntroAs introduced, authorizes the governing body of the city of Crossville to allow participation in public meetings by electronic or other means. - Amends TCA Section 8-44-108.
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2020-03-19
Companion House Bill substituted
TNSJR1229EngrossPeggy Williams Daniel
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2020-03-19
Concurred, Ayes 90, Nays 0, PNV 0
TNSJR1228EngrossColonel Warner A. Ross II
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2020-03-19
Concurred, Ayes 90, Nays 0, PNV 0
TNSB0461IntroAs introduced, enacts the "Save Tennessee Call Center Jobs Act of 2019." - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 9; Title 12; Title 50 and Title 67.
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2020-03-17
Action deferred in Senate Commerce & Labor 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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2020-03-17
Action deferred in Senate State & 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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2020-03-17
Action deferred in Senate State & Local Government Committee
TNSB0938IntroAs introduced, enacts the "Private Prison Alignment Act." - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 12 and Title 41.
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2020-03-17
Action deferred in Senate State & Local Government Committee
TNSB1027IntroAs introduced, changes from December 31 to December 15 of each year the date by which the bureau of workers' compensation must report to the advisory council on workers' compensation, the chair of the commerce and labor committee of the senate, and t...
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2020-03-17
Action deferred in Senate Commerce & Labor Committee
TNSB1757IntroAs introduced, creates a select oversight committee on corrections. - Amends TCA Title 3; Title 40 and Title 41.
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2020-03-17
Action deferred in Senate State & Local Government Committee
TNSB2046IntroAs introduced, creates the Tennessee violence intervention program within the department's office of criminal justice programs to invest in evidence-based violence reduction initiatives. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 38, Chapter 6; Title 39 and Title 4...
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2020-03-17
Action deferred in Senate Judiciary Committee
TNSB2577IntroAs introduced, enacts the "Freedom to Work Act." - Amends TCA Title 8 and Title 50.
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2020-03-17
Action deferred in Senate Commerce & Labor Committee
TNSB2641IntroAs introduced, prohibits private employers with 50 or more employees and public employers from making employment decisions with regard to an applicant or current employee based on wage or salary history. - Amends TCA Title 8; Title 12 and Title 50.
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2020-03-17
Action deferred in Senate Commerce & Labor Committee
TNSB2655IntroAs introduced, requires the bureau to post to its website in a manner accessible to the general public its most recent annual report to the general assembly regarding its estate recovery collection activities. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 56; Title 68...
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2020-03-17
Action deferred in Senate Commerce & Labor Committee
TNSB2712IntroAs introduced, requires landlords in counties with a population greater than 75,000 to provide security deposit alternatives to tenants. - Amends TCA Title 66, Chapter 28.
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2020-03-17
Action deferred in Senate Commerce & Labor Committee
TNSJR0723EngrossUrges the federal government, TVA, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, and TWRA to assist in the control of the Asian carp invasion in Tennessee waters.
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2020-03-17
Meeting Canceled
TNSB0773IntroAs introduced, changes from October 1 to October 31 of each year the date by which the department of labor and workforce development must provide data on the state's anticipated workforce needs and other information to the commission. - Amends TCA Ti...
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2020-03-16
Action deferred in Senate Education Commitee
TNSB1230IntroAs introduced, changes, from February 1 to January 15, the date by which each governing board must provide a report to the office of legislative budget analysis with information regarding expenditures of revenues derived from any tuition and fees inc...
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2020-03-16
Action deferred in Senate Education Commitee
TNSB1880IntroAs introduced, requires each local board of education and governing body of a charter school to post its policy governing background check procedures for contract workers and volunteers to the local board's or governing body's website. - Amends TCA T...
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2020-03-16
Action deferred in Senate Education Commitee
TNSB1893IntroAs introduced, requires each high school to designate an apprenticeship training program contact; requires the department to compile and publish a list of the apprenticeship program contacts. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 49; Title 62 and Title 67.
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2020-03-16
Action deferred in Senate Education Commitee
TNSB1918IntroAs introduced, creates the Tennessee second chance scholarship program to award scholarships to assist persons who have been placed in the custody of the department of children's services in the person's pursuit of a postsecondary degree or credentia...
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2020-03-16
Action deferred in Senate Education Commitee
TNSB1916IntroAs introduced, requires, beginning with the 2020-2021 school year, the BEP formula to fund at least one full-time school nurse position and one full-time school counselor position for each school in an LEA; increases, beginning with the 2020-2021 sch...
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2020-03-16
Action deferred in Senate Education Commitee
TNSB1917IntroAs introduced, requires, beginning with the 2020-2021 school year, that the BEP fund one full-time teaching positions for every 20 average daily membership in grades kindergarten-12. - Amends TCA Title 49.
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2020-03-16
Action deferred in Senate Education Commitee
TNSB2578IntroAs introduced, authorizes LEAs serving any of the grades three through 12 to offer advanced mathematics courses; requires an LEA that offers advanced mathematics courses to place students achieving a benchmark score as determined by the state board o...
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2020-03-16
Action deferred in Senate Education Commitee
TNSB2574IntroAs introduced, changes, from November 1 to November 15, the date by which the commissioner's annual report must be published. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 1, Part 2.
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2020-03-16
Action deferred in Senate Education Commitee
TNSB2658IntroAs introduced, changes from February 1 to February 15 the date by which the state board of education, in association with the commissioner of education, must submit an annual report on teacher, student, and school performance to the governor and to t...
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2020-03-16
Action deferred in Senate Education Commitee
TNSB2659IntroAs introduced, requires local boards of education to notify the commissioner of education when a board declares itself to be a high performing school district; requires the commissioner to maintain a list of high performing school districts on the de...
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2020-03-16
Action deferred in Senate Education Commitee
TNSB2660IntroAs introduced, requires the Tennessee higher education commission to submit a report to the governor and speakers of the senate and house of representatives by December 31, 2021, on issues of food insecurity among students at public institutions of h...
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2020-03-16
Action deferred in Senate Education Commitee
TNSB1060IntroAs introduced, specifies that within 10 days of receiving the nonresidential buprenorphine guidelines and standards a health-related board that licenses any practitioner authorized to prescribe buprenorphine must post such guidelines and standards on...
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2020-03-16
Re-refer to Senate Cal. Comm.
TNSB2017EngrossAs introduced, adds dental hygiene diagnosis to the practice of dental hygiene; permits a dentist to supervise up to 10 dental hygienists when providing dental services on a volunteer basis through a nonprofit provider of free mobile clinics; permits...
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2020-03-16
Rcvd. from S., held on H. desk.
TNSB2503EngrossAs introduced, requires public institutions of higher education to provide certain information to a student about available financial aid to the student, including loans and work study funds, to enable the student to better assess the impact of borro...
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2020-03-16
Rcvd. from S., held on H. desk.
TNSB2552EngrossAs introduced, requires the department to submit a report, by January 15, 2022, to the health committees of the general assembly regarding births involving neonatal abstinence syndrome and opioid use by women of childbearing age for the last two avai...
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2020-03-16
Rcvd. from S., held on H. desk.
TNSB1578EngrossAs introduced, authorizes the department to contribute state funds toward the funeral expenses of any correctional employee killed in the line of duty. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 3, Part 6.
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2020-03-12
Rcvd. from S., held on H. desk.
TNSB2269EngrossAs introduced, requires that the family life curriculum adopted by the state board of education or an LEA include information on the prevention of dating violence. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 6, Part 13.
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2020-03-12
Rcvd. from S., held on H. desk.
TNSJR1089IntroNational Nurses Day, May 6, 2020
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2020-03-12
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
TNSJR1088IntroRegistered Dietitian Nutritionist Day
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2020-03-12
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
TNSJR1093IntroRespiratory Therapy Week, October 25-31, 2020
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2020-03-12
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
TNSJR1094IntroNational Rehabilitation Awareness Week, September 13-19, 2020
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2020-03-12
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
TNSJR1090IntroPhysical Therapy Month, October 2020
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2020-03-12
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
TNSJR1086IntroHospital Week, May 10-16, 2020
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2020-03-12
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
TNSJR1091IntroSpeech Therapy Month, May 2020
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2020-03-12
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
TNSJR1087IntroNational Emergency Medical Services Week, May 17-23, 2020
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2020-03-12
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
TNSJR1092IntroOccupational Therapy Month, April 2020
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2020-03-12
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
TNSB2202EngrossAs introduced, makes various changes to state law to reflect the change in federal law that raised the minimum age to purchase tobacco products from 18 years of age to 21 years of age. - Amends TCA Section 1-3-113; Title 39, Chapter 15 and Title 39, ...
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2020-03-12
Rcvd. from S., held on H. desk.
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