Tennessee General Assembly

99 Representatives
  • 26 Democrats
  • 73 Republicans
33 Senators
  • 28 Republicans
  • 5 Democrats
18 House Committees
12 Senate Committees

Bills

Recently Introduced

HB 1546

Human Rights - As introduced, enacts the CROWN Act, which defines race and protective hairstyle for purposes of the Tennessee Human Rights Act. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 21; Title 8; Title 49 and Title 50.

  • Introduced Jul 16 2019
  • Sponsored by Parkinson

HB 1547

Education, Higher - As introduced, creates a student athlete graduation grant fund to fund graduation grants to eligible student athletes who graduate from a public four-year postsecondary institution located in this state. - Amends TCA Title 49.

  • Introduced Jul 16 2019
  • Sponsored by Parkinson

HB 1545

Public Health - As introduced, directs the Tennessee Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations to study the homicide rate of African-American victims in this state to determine the causes of the state's high rate, whether legislative action is necessary to address those causes, and ways in which the state and local governments can work together to reduce the rate; requires TACIR to make its report to the general assembly by January 31, 2021. - Amends TCA Title 38 and Title 39.

  • Introduced Jul 09 2019
  • Sponsored by Staples

HB 1544

Holidays and Days of Special Observance - As introduced, designates Emancipation Day, August 8 each year, as a state legal holiday. - Amends TCA Title 15.

  • Introduced Jul 09 2019
  • Sponsored by Staples
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Recently Passed

SB 537

Taxes, Sales - As enacted, revises certain provisions of the Border Region Retail Tourism Development District Act. - Amends TCA Title 7, Chapter 40.

  • Introduced Feb 04 2019
  • Filed for introduction Jun 06 2019
  • Sponsored by Lundberg, Hulsey

HB 1543

Dickson - Subject to local approval, creates a municipal court. - Amends Chapter 274 of the Private Acts of 1924; as amended.

  • Introduced Apr 24 2019
  • R/S Intro., P1C. Jun 06 2019
  • Sponsored by Roberts, Curcio

SB 1551

Dickson - Subject to local approval, creates a municipal court. - Amends Chapter 274 of the Private Acts of 1924; as amended.

  • Introduced Apr 24 2019
  • Filed for introduction Jun 06 2019
  • Sponsored by Roberts, Curcio

HB 620

Taxes, Sales - As enacted, revises certain provisions of the Border Region Retail Tourism Development District Act. - Amends TCA Title 7, Chapter 40.

  • Introduced Feb 04 2019
  • Filed for introduction Jun 06 2019
  • Sponsored by Hulsey, Lundberg
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Available Sessions

Session Bill Count
110th Regular Session (2017-2018) 8380
111th Regular Session (2019-2020) 4673

Sources

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