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HB 959 - Close Handgun Permit Records - Key Vote

Tennessee Key Votes

Kent Williams voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

Read statements Kent Williams made in this general time period.

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Legislation - Bill Failed With Amendment (Senate) (-) -
Note:

NOTE: THIS IS A SUBSTITUTE BILL, MEANING THE LANGUAGE OF THE ORIGINAL BILL HAS BEEN REPLACED. THE DEGREE TO WHICH THE SUBSTITUTE BILL TEXT DIFFERS FROM THE PREVIOUS VERSION OF THE TEXT CAN VARY GREATLY.

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (83-12) - (Key vote)

Title: Close Handgun Permit Records

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that would make public handgun carry permit records confidential.

Highlights:
-Makes confidential all records pertaining to the issuance, renewal, expiration, suspension, or revocation of a permit, or the result of any criminal history record check (Sec. 1). -Makes available to a law enforcement agency any information regarding an applicant or permit holder for the purpose of conducting an investigation or prosecution, or for determining the validity of a permit (Sec. 1). -Defines the act of publishing any of the information or records referred to in this bill by any person other than the applicant or permit holder as a Class A misdemeanor punishable by fine only (Sec. 1).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Close Handgun Permit Records

Sponsors

  • Eddie Bass (TN - D) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Mike Bell (TN - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Stacey Campfield (TN - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Jim Cobb (TN - R) (Out Of Office)
  • John Tyler 'Ty' Cobb (TN - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Vance W. Dennis (TN - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Joshua G. Evans (TN - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Chad Faulkner (TN - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Henry D. 'Hank' Fincher (TN - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Michael 'Mike' Harrison (TN - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Ryan A. Haynes (TN - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Joey Hensley (TN - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Phillip Johnson (TN - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Ulysses Jones Jr. (TN - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Mark L. Maddox (TN - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Joe McCord (TN - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Richard Montgomery (TN - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Gary W. Moore Sr. (TN - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Barrett Rich (TN - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Dennis Edward 'Coach' Roach (TN - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Tony Shipley (TN - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Harry J. Tindell (TN - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Curry Todd (TN - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Eric Watson (TN - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Waymon 'Kent' Williams (TN - C) (Out Of Office)
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