Tennessee Bills

sponsored by Barbara Ward Cooper

Bill Title Introduced Latest Action↓
SB 1452 (112th Regular Session (2021-2022))
Sentencing - As introduced, reduces the sentence a person who commits first degree murder as a minor is required to serve before becoming release eligible from 51 years to 30 years; applies to offenses committed on or after July 1, 2021. - Amends TCA Title 37; Title 39; Title 40 and Title 41.
Feb 10 2021 Assigned To General Subcommittee Of Senate Judiciary Committee
Apr 12 2021
HB 1089 (112th Regular Session (2021-2022))
Sentencing - As introduced, reduces the sentence a person who commits first degree murder as a minor is required to serve before becoming release eligible from 51 years to 30 years; applies to offenses committed on or after July 1, 2021. - Amends TCA Title 37; Title 39; Title 40 and Title 41.
Feb 10 2021 Assigned To General Subcommittee Of Senate Judiciary Committee
Apr 12 2021
HJR 202 (112th Regular Session (2021-2022))
Memorials, Recognition - Celebrates National Groundwater Awareness Week, March 7-13, 2021 -
Mar 08 2021 Signed By Governor.
Apr 12 2021
HB 1226 (112th Regular Session (2021-2022))
Correctional Programs - As introduced, makes eligible for parole an inmate who is 60 years of age or older or is terminally ill; requires the Tennessee corrections institute to provide members of the general assembly the results of inspections of local jails, lock-ups, workhouses, and detention facilities within five days of the completion of inspection results. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 5; Title 6; Title 7; Title 9; Title 40 and Title 41.
Feb 11 2021 Assigned To General Subcommittee Of Senate Judiciary Committee
Apr 07 2021
SB 1290 (112th Regular Session (2021-2022))
Correctional Programs - As introduced, makes eligible for parole an inmate who is 60 years of age or older or is terminally ill; requires the Tennessee corrections institute to provide members of the general assembly the results of inspections of local jails, lock-ups, workhouses, and detention facilities within five days of the completion of inspection results. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 5; Title 6; Title 7; Title 9; Title 40 and Title 41.
Feb 11 2021 Assigned To General Subcommittee Of Senate Judiciary Committee
Apr 07 2021
HB 30 (112th Regular Session (2021-2022))
Jails, Local Lock-ups - As introduced, requires the acquisition or construction of a new correctional facility in Shelby County; requires the appointment of a committee to submit plans for such acquisition or construction to the board of control of the Tennessee corrections institute. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 5; Title 6; Title 7; Title 9; Title 40 and Title 41.
Dec 09 2020 Def. To Special Calendar To Be Published With Final Calendar In Corrections Subcommittee
Apr 06 2021
HJR 386 (112th Regular Session (2021-2022))
General Assembly, Statement of Intent or Position - Denounces racism for deleterious effects on human development. -
Apr 06 2021 Filed For Introduction
Apr 06 2021
HJR 247 (112th Regular Session (2021-2022))
Memorials, Professional Achievement - Paul Young, Downtown Memphis Commission President & CEO -
Mar 18 2021 Enrolled; Ready For Sig. Of H. Speaker.
Mar 31 2021
HB 162 (112th Regular Session (2021-2022))
Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation - As introduced, requires TSAC to provide one-time grants, subject to appropriation, to students enrolled in eligible postsecondary institutions who have lost a family member due to COVID-19 to assist the students in completing their degree or credential. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 4.
Jan 13 2021 Assigned To General Subcommittee Of Senate Education Committee
Mar 31 2021
SB 335 (112th Regular Session (2021-2022))
Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation - As introduced, requires TSAC to provide one-time grants, subject to appropriation, to students enrolled in eligible postsecondary institutions who have lost a family member due to COVID-19 to assist the students in completing their degree or credential. - Amends TCA Title 49, Chapter 4.
Jan 13 2021 Assigned To General Subcommittee Of Senate Education Committee
Mar 31 2021
HB 34 (112th Regular Session (2021-2022))
Tennessee Housing Development Agency - As introduced, authorizes the THDA to provide eligible displaced tenants who have been denied requests for housing or housing repairs by local governmental entities with affordable housing and services. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 21; Title 5; Title 6; Title 7; Title 13, Chapter 23 and Title 66, Chapter 7.
Dec 09 2020 Taken Off Notice For Cal In S/C Property & Planning Subcommittee Of Local Government Committee
Mar 23 2021
SB 549 (112th Regular Session (2021-2022))
Tennessee Housing Development Agency - As introduced, authorizes the THDA to provide eligible displaced tenants who have been denied requests for housing or housing repairs by local governmental entities with affordable housing and services. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 21; Title 5; Title 6; Title 7; Title 13, Chapter 23 and Title 66, Chapter 7.
Dec 09 2020 Taken Off Notice For Cal In S/C Property & Planning Subcommittee Of Local Government Committee
Mar 23 2021
HB 28 (112th Regular Session (2021-2022))
Telecommunications - As introduced, authorizes municipal electric plants, electric cooperatives, and telephone cooperatives to provide broadband internet service on their own or by joint venture in geographical areas outside their service areas if the areas are located in a distressed county; requires broadband internet service be provided in state parks located in distressed counties. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 6; Title 7; Title 10; Title 11; Title 65; Title 67 and Title 68.
Dec 09 2020 Action Def. In S/C Business & Utilities Subcommittee To First Calendar Of 2022
Mar 17 2021
SB 1421 (112th Regular Session (2021-2022))
Eminent Domain - As introduced, requires property taken by eminent domain to be valued at 130 percent of the fair market value; requires compensation for depreciation of property on which an easement is taken by eminent domain. - Amends TCA Title 29, Chapter 16 and Title 29, Chapter 17.
Feb 10 2021 Taken Off Notice For Cal In S/C Civil Justice Subcommittee Of Civil Justice Committee
Mar 09 2021
HB 1090 (112th Regular Session (2021-2022))
Eminent Domain - As introduced, requires property taken by eminent domain to be valued at 130 percent of the fair market value; requires compensation for depreciation of property on which an easement is taken by eminent domain. - Amends TCA Title 29, Chapter 16 and Title 29, Chapter 17.
Feb 10 2021 Taken Off Notice For Cal In S/C Civil Justice Subcommittee Of Civil Justice Committee
Mar 09 2021
HJR 31 (112th Regular Session (2021-2022))
Memorials, Death - Judge Teresa Jones -
Jan 14 2021 Signed By Governor.
Feb 23 2021
HB 32 (112th Regular Session (2021-2022))
Probation and Parole - As introduced, makes eligible for parole an inmate who is 65 years of age or older or is terminally ill. - Amends TCA Title 40, Chapter 28 and Title 40, Chapter 35.
Dec 09 2020 Withdrawn.
Feb 10 2021
HB 164 (112th Regular Session (2021-2022))
Correction, Dept. of - As introduced, changes the content requirements for the annual report that the commissioner makes to the general assembly concerning the state penitentiary, requires local officials to provide information concerning jails to the commissioner for inclusion in the report, and requires the general assembly to consider the report for budgeting matters. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 7; Title 8 and Title 41.
Jan 13 2021 Withdrawn.
Feb 10 2021
HB 29 (112th Regular Session (2021-2022))
Jails, Local Lock-ups - As introduced, requires the Tennessee corrections institute to provide members of the general assembly the results of inspections of local jails, lock-ups, workhouses, and detention facilities within five days of the completion of inspection results. - Amends TCA Title 41.
Dec 09 2020 Withdrawn.
Feb 10 2021
HB 163 (112th Regular Session (2021-2022))
Criminal Procedure - As introduced, requires a defendant's counsel to meet with the defendant at least three times prior to the commencement of the defendant's criminal trial or show good cause for failure to do so. - Amends TCA Title 39; Title 40 and Title 41.
Jan 13 2021 Withdrawn.
Feb 10 2021

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