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TNHB1978IntroAs introduced, enacts the "Permit Freedom Act," which requires local governmental entities to make final determinations and provide certain information with regard to forms of permission required to engage in constitutionally protected activities wit...
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2020-02-26
Reset on Final cal. of Cities & Counties Subcommittee
TNHB2013IntroAs introduced, requires a county governing body that levies a privilege tax on residential development under the County Powers Relief Act to post the administrative guidelines, procedures, regulations, and forms to the county's website. - Amends TCA ...
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2020-02-26
Assigned to s/c Property & Planning Subcommittee
TNHB2345IntroAs introduced, requires that state payments provided to local governments as reimbursement for housing state inmates at local jails be equal to the same rate as state payments provided to private prisons for housing state inmates. - Amends TCA Title ...
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2020-02-26
To House Corrections Subcommittee
TNHB2441IntroAs introduced, authorizes local governments to appropriate funds to, and enter interlocal agreements for the operation of, a transition center that assists inmates' crossover from prison life to productive citizenship. - Amends TCA Title 6, Chapter 5...
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2020-02-26
[Hearing: Mar 4 @ 11:00 am]
To House Corrections Subcommittee
TNHB2366IntroAs introduced, prohibits local governing bodies from adopting or continuing in effect any ordinance regarding the exhibition of livestock; declares that any such ordinance presently or later enacted is void and of no legal effect. - Amends TCA Title ...
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2020-02-26
To House Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee
TNHB2459IntroAs introduced, authorizes local governments to add the cost of a criminal history background check for an applicant for a beer permit or adult-oriented establishment as a separate fee instead of including such cost in the application fee for the lice...
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2020-02-26
[Hearing: Mar 4 @ 3:30 pm]
To House Cities & Counties Subcommittee
TNSB2378IntroAs introduced, prohibits local governing bodies from adopting or continuing in effect any ordinance regarding the exhibition of livestock; declares that any such ordinance presently or later enacted is void and of no legal effect. - Amends TCA Title ...
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2020-02-26
To Senate Energy, Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee
TNHB2518IntroAs introduced, expands presumptive disability in acquiring certain infectious diseases in the line of duty by emergency rescue workers to include the hepatitis B virus. - Amends TCA Section 7-51-209.
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2020-02-26
To House Cities & Counties Subcommittee
TNSB1614IntroAs introduced, removes prohibition on a member of a local governing body who is also an employee of the local governing body from voting on matters in which the member has a conflict of interest, and reinstates the declaration of conflict prior to vo...
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2020-02-24
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB2137IntroAs introduced, requires that state payments provided to local governments as reimbursement for housing state inmates at local jails be equal to the same rate as state payments provided to private prisons for housing state inmates. - Amends TCA Title ...
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2020-02-10
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNHB2296IntroAs introduced, authorizes local governments to take special censuses that include unborn children; requires that any state funds distributed and allocated to local governments based on population use such special census figures. - Amends TCA Title 2;...
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2020-02-10
Assigned to s/c Cities & Counties Subcommittee
TNSB2398IntroAs introduced, authorizes local governments to add the cost of a criminal history background check for an applicant for a beer permit or adult-oriented establishment as a separate fee instead of including such cost in the application fee for the lice...
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2020-02-10
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB2621IntroAs introduced, authorizes local governments to appropriate funds to, and enter interlocal agreements for the operation of, a transition center that assists inmates' crossover from prison life to productive citizenship. - Amends TCA Title 6, Chapter 5...
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2020-02-10
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB2768IntroAs introduced, expands presumptive disability in acquiring certain infectious diseases in the line of duty by emergency rescue workers to include the hepatitis B virus. - Amends TCA Section 7-51-209.
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2020-02-10
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB2908IntroAs introduced, requires a county governing body that levies a privilege tax on residential development under the County Powers Relief Act to post the administrative guidelines, procedures, regulations, and forms to the county's website. - Amends TCA ...
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2020-02-10
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB2883IntroAs introduced, clarifies that the written quarterly report from the office for refugees to representatives of local governments to plan and coordinate the appropriate placement of refugees in advance of the refugees' arrival may be sent by electronic...
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2020-02-10
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB2069IntroAs introduced, authorizes local governments to take special censuses that include unborn children; requires that any state funds distributed and allocated to local governments based on population use such special census figures. - Amends TCA Title 2;...
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2020-02-06
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB1993IntroAs introduced, enacts the "Permit Freedom Act," which requires local governmental entities to make final determinations and provide certain information with regard to forms of permission required to engage in constitutionally protected activities wit...
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2020-02-03
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNHB1881IntroAs introduced, requires local governments to report, no later than February 1, 2021, to the general assembly the number of business licenses issued to places of accommodation for transients for calendar year 2020. - Amends TCA Title 5; Title 6; Title...
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2020-01-30
P2C, caption bill, held on desk - pending amdt.
TNSB1869IntroAs introduced, requires the notice sent to a taxpayer by an equalization board established by a modified city manager-council regarding the board's final decision on the taxpayer's appeal of a tax assessment, be sent within five business days instead...
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2020-01-30
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB1870IntroAs introduced, expresses legislative intent that the persons appointed to a charter commission for the consolidation of the functions of the county and creation of a metropolitan government be representative of both incorporated and unincorporated ar...
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2020-01-30
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNHB1910IntroAs introduced, clarifies that the written quarterly report from the office for refugees to representatives of local governments to plan and coordinate the appropriate placement of refugees in advance of the refugees' arrival may be sent by electronic...
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2020-01-30
P2C, caption bill, held on desk - pending amdt.
TNHB1984IntroAs introduced, expresses legislative intent that the persons appointed to a charter commission for the consolidation of the functions of the county and creation of a metropolitan government be representative of both incorporated and unincorporated ar...
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2020-01-30
P2C, caption bill, held on desk - pending amdt.
TNHB1985IntroAs introduced, requires the notice sent to a taxpayer by an equalization board established by a modified city manager-council regarding the board's final decision on the taxpayer's appeal of a tax assessment, be sent within five business days instead...
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2020-01-30
P2C, caption bill, held on desk - pending amdt.
TNSB1931IntroAs introduced, requires local governments to report, no later than February 1, 2021, to the general assembly the number of business licenses issued to places of accommodation for transients for calendar year 2020. - Amends TCA Title 5; Title 6; Title...
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2020-01-30
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNSB1567IntroAs introduced, requires this state to refuse to consent to receive any refugees for purposes of resettlement; requires each local government within this state to refuse to consent to receive any refugees for purposes of resettlement unless resettleme...
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2020-01-16
To Senate State and Local Government Committee
TNHB1578IntroAs introduced, requires this state to refuse to consent to receive any refugees for purposes of resettlement; requires each local government within this state to refuse to consent to receive any refugees for purposes of resettlement unless resettleme...
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2020-01-15
Assigned to s/c Departments & Agencies Subcommittee
TNHB1607IntroAs introduced, removes prohibition on a member of a local governing body who is also an employee of the local governing body from voting on matters in which the member has a conflict of interest, and reinstates the declaration of conflict prior to vo...
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2020-01-15
Assigned to s/c Cities & Counties Subcommittee
TNHB1352IntroAs introduced, requires that all school funds collected by a county for capital projects be apportioned among the LEAs in the county in proportion to each LEA on the basis of the weighted full-time equivalent average daily attendance. - Amends TCA Se...
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2020-01-14
Assigned to s/c K-12 Subcommittee
TNHB1347PassAs enacted, specifies a county's, a municipal corporation's, and a special school district's right of subrogation under the local authority's group life, hospitalization, disability, or medical insurance plan. - Amends TCA Title 5; Title 8 and Title ...
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2019-05-15
Pub. Ch. 325
TNSB1331PassAs enacted, specifies a county's, a municipal corporation's, and a special school district's right of subrogation under the local authority's group life, hospitalization, disability, or medical insurance plan. - Amends TCA Title 5; Title 8 and Title ...
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2019-05-15
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 325
TNHB0602PassAs enacted, prohibits local governments from imposing certain requirements on alarm systems contractors; adds certain other provisions under the Alarm Contractors Licensing Act. - Amends TCA Title 7 and Title 62, Chapter 32.
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2019-05-13
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 315
TNSB1443PassAs enacted, prohibits local governments from imposing certain requirements on alarm systems contractors; adds certain other provisions under the Alarm Contractors Licensing Act. - Amends TCA Title 7 and Title 62, Chapter 32.
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2019-05-13
Pub. Ch. 315
TNSB0212PassAs enacted, clarifies applicable date in regard to a hotel facility under the Convention Center and Tourism Development Financing Act of 1998 and the apportionment and distribution of the incremental increase in local sales and use tax revenue associ...
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2019-05-09
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 226
TNHB0396PassAs enacted, clarifies applicable date in regard to a hotel facility under the Convention Center and Tourism Development Financing Act of 1998 and the apportionment and distribution of the incremental increase in local sales and use tax revenue associ...
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2019-05-09
Pub. Ch. 226
TNSB0793PassAs enacted, increases pay supplement from $600 to $800 for police officers and firefighters who complete 40 hours of in-service training. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 24, Part 2 and Title 38, Chapter 8, Part 1.
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2019-04-24
Pub. Ch. 152
TNHB0937PassAs enacted, increases pay supplement from $600 to $800 for police officers and firefighters who complete 40 hours of in-service training. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 24, Part 2 and Title 38, Chapter 8, Part 1.
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2019-04-24
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 152
TNHB1021PassAs enacted, prohibits a local government from banning or regulating certain auxiliary containers; specifies that the state is the exclusive regulator of food and drink sellers, vendors, vending machine operators, food establishments, and food service...
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2019-04-24
Pub. Ch. 158
TNSB0431PassAs enacted, prohibits a local government from banning or regulating certain auxiliary containers; specifies that the state is the exclusive regulator of food and drink sellers, vendors, vending machine operators, food establishments, and food service...
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2019-04-24
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 158
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
TNSB0320PassAs enacted, removes the requirement that the office of local government have a director who is both appointed by the comptroller of the treasury and serves at the pleasure of the comptroller of the treasury. - Amends TCA Section 4-16-101.
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2019-04-15
Pub. Ch. 100
TNHB0337PassAs enacted, removes the requirement that the office of local government have a director who is both appointed by the comptroller of the treasury and serves at the pleasure of the comptroller of the treasury. - Amends TCA Section 4-16-101.
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2019-04-15
Comp. became Pub. Ch. 100
TNSB0932EngrossAs introduced, permits local authorities to regulate the use of tobacco products in public places, places of employment, and parks. - Amends TCA Section 39-17-1551.
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2019-04-15
Rcvd. from S., held on H. desk.
TNSB0821IntroAs introduced, authorizes any county, including any county having a metropolitan form of government, or incorporated city or town, to acquire a school building owned by a county school system or city school system within its borders that is blighted ...
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2019-04-09
Withdrawn.
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
TNHB0555IntroAs introduced, authorizes any county, including any county having a metropolitan form of government, or incorporated city or town, to acquire a school building owned by a county school system or city school system within its borders that is blighted ...
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2019-04-03
Returned to the Clerk's Desk.
TNHB1335IntroAs introduced, permits local authorities to regulate the use of tobacco products in public places, places of employment, and parks. - Amends TCA Section 39-17-1551.
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2019-03-27
Def. to Summer Study in Local Committee
TNHB0635IntroAs introduced, requires local governments to provide a secure electronic interactive system for invitations to bid, requests for proposals and other offers; exempts certain local governments. - Amends TCA Title 12, Chapter 4, Part 1.
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2019-03-20
Def. to Summer Study in Local Committee
TNHB0625IntroAs introduced, authorizes the board of mayor and alderman for the city of Kingsport to vest supervisory authority over the public library system with the city manager by a two-thirds majority vote. - Amends TCA Section 10-3-103.
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2019-02-14
Withdrawn.
TNSB0583IntroAs introduced, authorizes the board of mayor and alderman for the city of Kingsport to vest supervisory authority over the public library system with the city manager by a two-thirds majority vote. - Amends TCA Section 10-3-103.
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2019-02-14
Withdrawn.
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