Tennessee - 2021 Legislation

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Convenes: January 12, 2021
Adjourns: April 30, 2021


HB 152

SYNOPSIS: As introduced, enacts the "Safe Seniors Act." - Amends TCA Title 39; Title 40 and Title 71.

STATUS: Assigned to s/c Criminal Justice Subcommittee, 2/1, Filed for introduction 1/12, Introduced 1/13, Referred to Criminal Justice Committee 1/14, Assigned to s/c Criminal Justice Subcommittee 2/1, Withdrawn 2/10

AmSA POSITION: Referred to AmSA study committee.

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HB 345

SYNOPSIS: As introduced, recreates the elder abuse task force, which was terminated and dissolved January 15, 2021; extends date for the task force to submit its findings and recommendations to the governor and general assembly to January 15, 2022. - Amends TCA Title 71, Chapter 6, Part 1.

STATUS: Filed for introduction 1/20, Intro P1C 2/18, P2C, ref. to Health Committee--Government Operations for review 2/10, Assigned to s/c Health Subcommittee 2/10, Placed on s/c cal Health Subcommittee for 3/30

AmSA POSITION: Support.

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SB 304

SYNOPSIS: As introduced, recreates the elder abuse task force, which was terminated and dissolved January 15, 2021; extends date for the task force to submit its findings and recommendations to the governor and general assembly to January 15, 2022. - Amends TCA Title 71, Chapter 6, Part 1.

STATUS: Filed for introduction 1/21, introduced, passed on 1st consideration 2/8, Passed on Second Consideration, refer to Senate Government Operations Committee 2/10, Placed on Senate Government Operations Committee calendar for 2/17, Placed on Senate Government Operations Committee calendar for 2/24/2021 2/17, Recommended for passage, refer to Senate Judiciary Committee 2/24, Placed on Senate Judiciary Committee calendar for 3/9, Recommended for passage, refer to Senate Calendar Committee 3/9, Recommended for passage, refer to Senate Calendar Committee, Passed Senate, Ayes 30, Nays 0 3/15, Engrossed; ready for transmission to House 3/15, Rcvd. from S., held on H. desk 3/18

AmSA POSITION: Support.

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HB 354

SYNOPSIS: Synopsis: As introduced, permits clerks of court to notify the department of health by electronic means of convictions that require inclusion on the registry of persons who have abused vulnerable individuals. - Amends TCA Title 39; Title 40 and Title 71.

STATUS: Filed for introduction 1/21, Intro P1C 2/8, P2C , caption bill, held on desk pending amendment 2/10

AmSA POSITION: Referred to AmSA study committee.

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SB 158

SYNOPSIS: Synopsis: As introduced, permits clerks of court to notify the department of health by electronic means of convictions that require inclusion on the registry of persons who have abused vulnerable individuals. - Amends TCA Title 39; Title 40 and Title 71.

STATUS: Filed for introduction 1/14, Introduced, Passed on First Consideration 1/15, Passed on 2nd Consideration, Referred to Senate Judiciary Committee 2/8

AmSA POSITION: Referred to AmSA study committee.

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