Legislative Update

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Legislation calls for Medicaid block grant waiver to construct an innovative plan that better serves the needs of TennCare recipients Major legislation calling for Tennessee’s Commissioner of Finance and Administration … Read More

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Office of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives seeks to maximize the effectiveness of organizations serving Tennesseans in need Legislation establishing the Governor’s Office of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives was approved by … Read More

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State Senators work to protect consumers from being victimized by scams Senate Committees worked diligently last week, holding 10 more budget hearings and moving a number of important bills out … Read More

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State Senators approve legislation continuing General Assembly’s ongoing efforts to combat Human Trafficking Several bills continuing the Tennessee General Assembly’s ongoing efforts to combat human trafficking advanced last week. While … Read More

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Senate takes action on key education bills State senators approved several key education bills last week, including three proposals to increase school safety, a bill improving the state’s public charter … Read More

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News from Nashville Senate Judiciary Committee approves legislation continuing General Assembly’s efforts to protect elderly and vulnerable adults Senate Committees worked diligently last week advancing several bills which continue the … Read More

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Governor Lee presents conservative budget proposal highlighting job growth, public safety and education improvements Governor Bill Lee presented his first State of the State / Budget Address to the General … Read More

Legislative Update

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Struggling hospitals in Tennessee hurt by flawed federal Medicare reimbursement formula A resolution asking the federal government to change the flawed reimbursement formula currently paid to Tennessee hospitals for Medicare … Read More

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Senate Judiciary Committee approves JaJuan Latham Act strengthening penalties against those convicted of harming a minor during a drive-by shooting Legislation strengthening penalties against those convicted of harming a minor … Read More