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Tennessee Bills

Bill Title Introduced Latest Action
HJR 399 (111th Regular Session (2019-2020))
Memorials, Recognition - Recovery Houses, Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) -
Apr 02 2019 Signed By Governor.
Apr 24 2019
SB 194 (111th Regular Session (2019-2020))
Opioids - As enacted, defines "alternative treatments," for purposes of the requirement that prescribing physicians explain reasonable alternatives to opioids, as including chiropractic care, physical therapy, acupuncture, and other treatments that relieve pain without the use of opioids. - Amends TCA Section 63-1-164.
Jan 28 2019 Comp. Became Pub. Ch. 117
Apr 15 2019
HB 843 (111th Regular Session (2019-2020))
Drugs, Prescription - As enacted, makes various changes concerning the prescription of certain Scheduled controlled substances. - Amends TCA Title 53, Chapter 10, Part 3; Title 63, Chapter 1, Part 1 and Title 63, Chapter 1, Part 4.
Feb 05 2019 Effective Date(S) 04/09/2019; 07/01/2019
Apr 15 2019
SB 810 (111th Regular Session (2019-2020))
Drugs, Prescription - As enacted, makes various changes concerning the prescription of certain Scheduled controlled substances. - Amends TCA Title 53, Chapter 10, Part 3; Title 63, Chapter 1, Part 1 and Title 63, Chapter 1, Part 4.
Feb 05 2019 Comp. Became Pub. Ch. 124
Apr 15 2019
HB 150 (111th Regular Session (2019-2020))
Opioids - As enacted, defines "alternative treatments," for purposes of the requirement that prescribing physicians explain reasonable alternatives to opioids, as including chiropractic care, physical therapy, acupuncture, and other treatments that relieve pain without the use of opioids. - Amends TCA Section 63-1-164.
Jan 28 2019 Effective Date(S) 04/09/2019
Apr 15 2019
SB 475 (111th Regular Session (2019-2020))
Drugs, Prescription - As introduced, requires that Schedule II opioids, Schedule II stimulants, and Schedule IV benzodiazepines be dispensed in a lockable vial; provides exceptions where it is not practicable to dispense the controlled substance in a lockable vial or there is a request from the user not to do so. - Amends TCA Title 53 and Title 63.
Jan 31 2019 Deferred To Summer Study
Apr 10 2019
HB 364 (111th Regular Session (2019-2020))
Drugs, Prescription - As introduced, requires that Schedule II opioids, Schedule II stimulants, and Schedule IV benzodiazepines be dispensed in a lockable vial; provides exceptions where it is not practicable to dispense the controlled substance in a lockable vial or there is a request from the user not to do so. - Amends TCA Title 53 and Title 63.
Jan 31 2019 Deferred To Summer Study
Apr 10 2019
HB 1259 (111th Regular Session (2019-2020))
TennCare - As introduced, requires the bureau to submit to the federal department of health and human services a Section 1115 waiver that would expand medicaid eligibility to Tennessee residents who suffer from an opioid addiction and earn less than 138 percent of the federal poverty level as long as the eligibility only lasts for the duration of the person's involvement in a substance abuse treatment program approved by the bureau. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 56 and Title 71.
Feb 06 2019 Assigned To General Subcommittee Of Senate Commerce And Labor Committee
Apr 02 2019
SB 1049 (111th Regular Session (2019-2020))
TennCare - As introduced, requires the bureau to submit to the federal department of health and human services a Section 1115 waiver that would expand medicaid eligibility to Tennessee residents who suffer from an opioid addiction and earn less than 138 percent of the federal poverty level as long as the eligibility only lasts for the duration of the person's involvement in a substance abuse treatment program approved by the bureau. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 56 and Title 71.
Feb 06 2019 Assigned To General Subcommittee Of Senate Commerce And Labor Committee
Apr 02 2019
HB 935 (111th Regular Session (2019-2020))
Opioids - As introduced, clarifies that per-encounter opioid treatment by a healthcare practitioner operates as an exception to the prohibition on treatment of a patient with an opioid more frequently than once every 10 days. - Amends TCA Title 63, Chapter 1.
Feb 05 2019 Assigned To General Subcommittee Of Senate Health & Welfare Committee
Apr 01 2019
SB 791 (111th Regular Session (2019-2020))
Opioids - As introduced, clarifies that per-encounter opioid treatment by a healthcare practitioner operates as an exception to the prohibition on treatment of a patient with an opioid more frequently than once every 10 days. - Amends TCA Title 63, Chapter 1.
Feb 05 2019 Assigned To General Subcommittee Of Senate Health & Welfare Committee
Apr 01 2019
SJR 270 (111th Regular Session (2019-2020))
Memorials, Recognition - AARP, 60th anniversary -
Mar 06 2019 Signed By Governor.
Mar 25 2019
SJR 214 (111th Regular Session (2019-2020))
Memorials, Professional Achievement - Commissioner Marie Williams, National Council for Behavioral Health 2019 Excellence in Advocacy Individual Achievement Award -
Feb 19 2019 Enrolled And Ready For Signatures
Mar 06 2019
SJR 236 (111th Regular Session (2019-2020))
Memorials, Professional Achievement - Commissioner Marie Williams, National Council for Behavioral Health 2019 Excellence in Advocacy Individual Achievement Award -
Feb 26 2019 Withdrawn.
Feb 27 2019
SJR 196 (111th Regular Session (2019-2020))
Memorials, Recognition - Thurston S. Smith, Governor's Volunteer Stars Award -
Feb 13 2019 Signed By Governor.
Feb 20 2019
HB 1137 (111th Regular Session (2019-2020))
Health Care - As introduced, allows the controlled substance database committee to submit formal recommendations regarding rulemaking to the commissioner of agriculture electronically. - Amends TCA Title 33; Title 53; Title 63 and Title 68.
Feb 06 2019 Passed On Second Consideration, Refer To Senate Judiciary Committee
Feb 11 2019
SJR 171 (111th Regular Session (2019-2020))
General Assembly, Statement of Intent or Position - Encourages the bureau of TennCare to improve access to and quality of treatment for eligible Tennessee residents suffering from addiction to opiates and other substances by means of an appropriate federal Section 1115 waiver for medicaid services. -
Feb 06 2019 Passed On Second Consideration, Refer To Senate Commerce & Labor Committee
Feb 11 2019
SB 1117 (111th Regular Session (2019-2020))
Health Care - As introduced, allows the controlled substance database committee to submit formal recommendations regarding rulemaking to the commissioner of agriculture electronically. - Amends TCA Title 33; Title 53; Title 63 and Title 68.
Feb 06 2019 P2c, Caption Bill, Held On Desk - Pending Amdt.
Feb 11 2019
SB 1295 (111th Regular Session (2019-2020))
Mental Health & Substance Abuse Services, Dept. of - As introduced, requires the commissioner to report to the health committee of the house of representatives and the senate health and welfare committee on the adequacy of resources to assist children and youth impacted by the opioid epidemic and adverse childhood experiences by January 15, 2020. - Amends TCA Title 33; Title 37; Title 39; Title 49; Title 56; Title 63; Title 68 and Title 71.
Feb 05 2019 Passed On Second Consideration, Refer To Senate Health And Welfare Committee
Feb 11 2019
SJR 170 (111th Regular Session (2019-2020))
General Assembly, Statement of Intent or Position - Authorizes governor to expand medicaid eligibility in accordance with the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to fully combat the opioid crisis in Tennessee. -
Feb 06 2019 Passed On Second Consideration, Refer To Senate Commerce & Labor Committee
Feb 11 2019

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