Constitutional Amendments - Proposes new provision to Article I to provide that nothing in Constitution of Tennessee secures or protects right to abortion or requires the funding of an abortion; states that the people retain the right through their elected state representatives and state senators to enact, amend, or repeal statutes regarding abortion, including, but not limited to, circumstances of pregnancy resulting from rape or incest or when necessary to save the life of the mother. - -
  • Bill History
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  • Fiscal Note
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  • Actions For SJR0127Date
    Signed by H. Speaker06/09/2011
    Signed by S. Speaker06/01/2011
    Enrolled and ready for signatures05/27/2011
    Concurred, Ayes 76, Nays 18, PNV 1 05/20/2011
    Am. no. 1 tabled. 05/20/2011
    Read on third reading. 05/20/2011
    H. Placed on Regular Calendar for 5/20/201105/19/2011
    Reset on next reg cal.05/19/2011
    Read on 2nd Reading. 05/19/2011
    H. Placed on Regular Calendar for 5/19/2011 for Second Reading05/16/2011
    Reset on Next Available Reg cal.05/16/2011
    Read on first reading. 05/16/2011
    H. Placed on Regular Calendar for 5/16/201105/12/2011
    Placed on cal. Calendar & Rules Committee for 5/12/201105/11/2011
    Rec. For Pass. ref. to: Calendar & Rules Committee05/04/2011
    Placed on cal. Health & Human Resources Committee for 5/4/201104/27/2011
    Ref. to Health & Human Resources Committee 04/21/2011
    Engrossed; ready for transmission to House04/18/2011
    Adopted, Ayes 24, Nays 804/18/2011
    Placed on Senate Regular Calendar cal. for 4/18/201104/14/2011
    S. Reset on Cal. for 4/18/201104/11/2011
    Placed on Senate Regular Calendar cal. for 4/11/201104/08/2011
    Passed S. on 2nd reading 04/07/2011
    Placed on Senate Regular Calendar cal. for 4/7/201104/05/2011
    Passed S. on 1st reading04/04/2011
    Placed on Senate Regular Calendar cal. for 4/4/201104/01/2011
    Sponsor(s) Added.03/31/2011
    Rec. for adoption by S. Comm. ref to: S. Cal. Comm.03/29/2011
    Placed on S. Jud Comm. cal. for 3/29/201103/23/2011
    P2C, ref. to S. Jud. Comm.03/17/2011
    Sponsor(s) Added.03/15/2011
    Intro., P1C.03/14/2011
    Filed for intro.03/10/2011
  • AmendmentsFiscal Memos
    HA0458Amendment 1- to SJR0127Fiscal Memo for HA0458 (7530)  
    SA0209Amendment 1- to SJR0127 
    SA0210Amendment 2- to SJR0127 

    NOTE: Each fiscal memorandum applies only to the amendment(s) identified in the memorandum. The fiscal memorandum must be matched to any amendments that have been adopted.

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  • Fiscal Summary

    NOT SIGNIFICANT


    Bill Summary

    ON APRIL 4, 2011, THE SENATE COMPLETED THE FIRST READING OF SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION 127.

    ON APRIL 7, 2011, THE SENATE COMPLETED THE SECOND READING OF SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION 127.

    ON APRIL 18, 2011, THE SENATE COMPLETED THE THIRD READING OF SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION 127 AND ADOPTED SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION 127.

    ON MAY 16, 2011, THE HOUSE COMPLETED THE FIRST READING OF SENATE
    JOINT RESOLUTION 127.

    ON MAY 19, 2011, THE HOUSE COMPLETED THE SECOND READING OF SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION 127.

    ON MAY 20, 2011, THE HOUSE COMPLETED THE THIRD READING OF SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION 127 AND CONCURRED IN SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION 127.

  • FiscalNote for SJR0127/ filed under SJR0127
  • House Floor and Committee Votes

    SJR0127 by Beavers - FLOOR VOTE: 3RD READING MOTION TO CONCUR 5/20/2011
    Passed
              Ayes...............................................76
              Noes...............................................18

              Representatives voting aye were: Alexander, Bass, Brooks H, Brooks K, Butt, Campbell, Carr, Casada, Casada, Cobb, Coley, Curtiss, Dean, DeBerry J, Dennis, Dunn, Elam, Eldridge, Evans, Faison, Fitzhugh, Fitzhugh, Floyd, Ford, Forgety, Gotto, Halford, Hall, Harmon, Harrison, Harwell, Hawk, Hawk, Haynes, Hill, Holt, Hurley, Johnson C, Johnson C, Johnson P, Keisling, Lollar, Lundberg, Maggart, Marsh, Matheny, Matlock, McCormick, McCormick, McDaniel, McDaniel, McDonald, McManus, Miller D, Montgomery, Moore, Niceley, Pitts, Pody, Powers, Ragan, Ramsey, Rich, Roach, Sanderson, Sargent, Sexton, Shaw, Shepard, Shipley, Sparks, Swann, Todd, Turner M, Watson, Weaver, White, Williams K, Williams R, Windle, Wirgau, Womick, Mr. Speaker Harwell, Mr. Speaker Williams K -- 76.
              Representatives voting no were: Brown, Camper, Cooper, Favors, Gilmore, Hardaway, Jones S, Kernell, Miller L, Odom, Parkinson, Pruitt, Richardson, Sontany, Stewart, Tidwell, Towns, Turner J -- 18.

    SJR0127 by Beavers - FLOOR VOTE: PREVIOUS QUESTION 3RD READING MOTION TO CONCUR 5/20/2011
    Passed
              Ayes...............................................69
              Noes...............................................24

              Representatives voting aye were: Alexander, Armstrong, Brooks H, Brooks K, Butt, Campbell, Carr, Casada, Casada, Cobb, Coley, Dean, Dennis, Dunn, Elam, Eldridge, Evans, Faison, Floyd, Ford, Forgety, Gotto, Halford, Hall, Harrison, Harwell, Hawk, Hawk, Haynes, Hill, Holt, Hurley, Johnson C, Johnson C, Johnson P, Keisling, Lollar, Lundberg, Maggart, Marsh, Matheny, Matlock, McCormick, McCormick, McDaniel, McDaniel, McDonald, McManus, Miller D, Montgomery, Niceley, Pody, Powers, Pruitt, Ragan, Ramsey, Rich, Richardson, Roach, Sanderson, Sargent, Sexton, Shipley, Sparks, Swann, Todd, Watson, Weaver, White, Williams K, Williams R, Windle, Wirgau, Womick, Mr. Speaker Harwell, Mr. Speaker Williams K -- 69.
              Representatives voting no were: Bass, Brown, Camper, Cooper, DeBerry J, DeBerry L, Favors, Gilmore, Hardaway, Jones S, Kernell, Miller L, Moore, Naifeh, Odom, Parkinson, Pitts, Shaw, Shepard, Sontany, Stewart, Tidwell, Towns, Turner J, Mr. Speaker Naifeh -- 24.

    SJR0127 by Beavers - FLOOR VOTE: LAY ON THE TABLE MOTION TO ADOPT AMENDMENT # 1 BY Odom 3RD READING 5/20/2011
    Passed
              Ayes...............................................69
              Noes...............................................26

              Representatives voting aye were: Alexander, Bass, Brooks H, Brooks K, Butt, Campbell, Carr, Casada, Casada, Cobb, Coley, Curtiss, Dean, DeBerry J, DeBerry L, Dennis, Dunn, Elam, Eldridge, Evans, Faison, Floyd, Ford, Gotto, Halford, Hall, Harrison, Harwell, Hawk, Hawk, Haynes, Hill, Holt, Hurley, Johnson C, Johnson C, Johnson P, Keisling, Lollar, Lundberg, Maggart, Marsh, Matheny, Matlock, McCormick, McCormick, McDaniel, McDaniel, McDonald, McManus, Miller D, Montgomery, Niceley, Pitts, Pody, Powers, Ragan, Rich, Roach, Sanderson, Sargent, Sexton, Shipley, Sparks, Swann, Todd, Watson, Weaver, White, Williams K, Williams R, Windle, Wirgau, Womick, Mr. Speaker Harwell, Mr. Speaker Williams K -- 69.
              Representatives voting no were: Armstrong, Brown, Camper, Cooper, Favors, Fitzhugh, Fitzhugh, Gilmore, Hardaway, Harmon, Jones S, Kernell, Miller L, Moore, Naifeh, Odom, Parkinson, Pruitt, Richardson, Shaw, Shepard, Sontany, Stewart, Tidwell, Towns, Turner J, Turner M, Mr. Speaker Naifeh -- 26.

              SJR0127 by Beavers - HOUSE CALENDAR & RULES COMMITTEE:
    Recommended for passage - refer to: House Regular Calendar 1 5/12/2011
              Voice Vote - Ayes Prevail

              SJR0127 by Beavers - HOUSE HEALTH COMMITTEE:
    Recommended for passage - refer to: Calendar & Rules Committee 5/4/2011
              Voice Vote - Ayes Prevail Rep.(s) Favors, Odom, Pruitt, Richardson requested to be recorded as voting No

    Senate Floor and Committee Votes

    SJR0127 by Beavers - FLOOR VOTE: THIRD AND FINAL READING 4/18/2011
    Passed
              Ayes...............................................24
              Noes................................................8

              Senators voting aye were: Beavers, Bell, Burks, Campfield, Crowe, Faulk, Finney L, Gresham, Henry, Johnson, Kelsey, Ketron, McNally, Norris, Overbey, Ramsey, Roberts, Southerland, Stewart, Summerville, Tracy, Watson, Woodson, Yager, Mr. Speaker McNally, Mr. Speaker Ramsey -- 24.
              Senators voting no were: Barnes, Berke, Ford, Harper, Haynes, Herron, Marrero, Tate -- 8.

    SJR0127 by Beavers - FLOOR VOTE: LAY ON THE TABLE MOTION TO ADOPT AMEND# 1 BY Herron 4/18/2011
    Passed
              Ayes...............................................21
              Noes...............................................11

              Senators voting aye were: Beavers, Bell, Campfield, Crowe, Faulk, Gresham, Henry, Johnson, Kelsey, Ketron, McNally, Norris, Overbey, Ramsey, Roberts, Southerland, Summerville, Tracy, Watson, Woodson, Yager, Mr. Speaker McNally, Mr. Speaker Ramsey -- 21.
              Senators voting no were: Barnes, Berke, Burks, Finney L, Ford, Harper, Haynes, Herron, Marrero, Stewart, Tate -- 11.

    SJR0127 by Beavers - FLOOR VOTE: LAY ON THE TABLE MOTION TO ADOPT AMEND# 2 BY Herron 4/18/2011
    Passed
              Ayes...............................................22
              Noes...............................................10

              Senators voting aye were: Beavers, Bell, Campfield, Crowe, Faulk, Finney L, Gresham, Henry, Johnson, Kelsey, Ketron, McNally, Norris, Overbey, Ramsey, Roberts, Southerland, Summerville, Tracy, Watson, Woodson, Yager, Mr. Speaker McNally, Mr. Speaker Ramsey -- 22.
              Senators voting no were: Barnes, Berke, Burks, Ford, Harper, Haynes, Herron, Marrero, Stewart, Tate -- 10.

    SJR0127 by Beavers - SENATE JUDICIARY COMMITTEE:
    Recommended for passage - refer to: S. Cal. Comm. 3/29/2011
    Passed
              Ayes................................................6
              Noes................................................3

              Senators voting aye were: Beavers, Bell, Campfield, Kelsey, Overbey, Yager -- 6.
              Senators voting no were: Barnes, Ford, Marrero -- 3.