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Rick Staples

  • Tennessee
  • Representative
  • Democrat
  • District 15

Capitol Office

425 5th Avenue North
Suite 592 Cordell Hull Bldg.
Nashville, TN 37243

Email rep.rick.staples@capitol.tn.gov

Phone 615-741-0768

Fax 615-253-0316

Serving District 15

Sponsored Bills


SB 2522

Planning, Public - As introduced, extends, from three years to five years, the period of time that planning commissions must retain the documentation related to the commission members' attendance at training and continuing education. - Amends TCA Title 5; Title 6; Title 7 and Title 13.

  • Introduced Feb 04 2020
  • Action deferred in Senate State & Local Government Committee Mar 17 2020

HB 2591

Salaries and Benefits - As introduced, increases the minimum hourly wage for an employee who receives tips, from "$2.13 plus tips that must equal at least $7.25" to "$7.25 in addition to any tips the employee receives". - Amends TCA Title 50, Chapter 2.

  • Introduced Jan 24 2020
  • Assigned to s/c Employee Affairs Subcommittee Feb 11 2020

HJR 747

Memorials, Death - Judge Harold Wimberly, Jr. -

  • Introduced Feb 03 2020
  • Signed by Governor. Mar 04 2020

SB 2250

Election Laws - As introduced, allows a person to register to vote or update voter information during the first 10 days of early voting during an election. - Amends TCA Title 2.

  • Introduced Feb 04 2020
  • Failed in s/c Elections & Campaign Finance Subcommittee of Local Committee Mar 11 2020
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Recent Votes


Mar 14, 2019

Staples voted Not Voting

FLOOR VOTE: REGULAR CALENDAR MOTION TO CONCUR 3/14/2019 Passed (1)

Mar 16, 2020

Staples voted Yes

FLOOR VOTE: PASSAGE ON THIRD CONSIDERATION 3/16/2020 Passed

Mar 19, 2020

Staples voted Yes

FLOOR VOTE: PASSAGE ON THIRD CONSIDERATION 3/19/2020 Passed


Sources

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