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Barbara Ward Cooper

Democratic — Representative — District 86
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Barbara Ward Cooper represents House District 86 in the Tennessee House, is a member of three committees, and is the primary sponsor of 165 bills.

1996 15829.37
1998 19429.37
2000 14898.0
2002 25950.0
2004 22963.19
2006 18681.01
2008 21241.98
2010 16968.4
2012 15725.0

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • HJR 558

    Memorials, Recognition - Honors the City of Memphis's efforts to bring the 2016 4th Annual Rhythm & Blues Music Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony to Memphis. -

  • SB 2449

    Boards and Commissions - As introduced, requires boards and commissions that appoint executive directors to appoint persons from different grand divisions of this state on a rotating basis; exempts boards and commissions that are required to appoint executive directors who reside outside of this state. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 3, Part 13; Title 4, Chapter 3, Part 5; Title 62; Title 63; Title 68 and Title 69.

  • SB 2637

    Personal Property - As introduced, prohibits any person or legal entity from reproducing, preparing derivative works from, distributing, or using digital or satellite transmission to perform a sound recording without the owner’s express permission if the sound recording was initially fixed on or before February 15, 1972; creates a cause of action for the owner. - Amends TCA Title 29; Title 39 and Title 40.

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  • HB 2434

    Evidence - As introduced, permits victim of domestic violence to testify via two-way closed circuit television if the court finds that the victim would be traumatized by testifying in the courtroom with the defendant present. - Amends TCA Title 24, Chapter 7.

  • SB 2452

    Taxes, Exemption and Credits - As introduced, requires the commissioner of revenue to annually report the amount of disaster relief refunds issued by the department. - Amends TCA Title 67.

  • HB 2322

    Boards and Commissions - As introduced, requires boards and commissions that appoint executive directors to appoint persons from different grand divisions of this state on a rotating basis; exempts boards and commissions that are required to appoint executive directors who reside outside of this state. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 3, Part 13; Title 4, Chapter 3, Part 5; Title 62; Title 63; Title 68 and Title 69.

Recent Votes

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SB 1929

FLOOR VOTE: AS AMENDED PASSAGE ON THIRD CONSIDERATION 4/17/2014 Passed

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 89100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
HR 310

FLOOR VOTE: MOTION TO ADOPT 4/17/2014 Passed

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 92100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
SJR 848

FLOOR VOTE: PASSAGE ON THIRD CONSIDERATION 4/17/2014 Passed

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 89100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 2054

FLOOR VOTE: PASSAGE ON THIRD CONSIDERATION 4/17/2014 Passed

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 8086.0
•••No: 1111.0
•••Other: 22.0
SB 2243

FLOOR VOTE: MOTION TO ADOPT CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT 4/17/2014 Passed

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 7581.0
•••No: 1314.0
•••Other: 44.0
SB 1602

FLOOR VOTE: MOTION TO ADOPT CONFERENCE COMMITTEE REPORT 4/17/2014 Passed

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 7578.0
•••No: 2021.0
•••Other: 00.0
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Sources

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