Karen Camper

  • Tennessee
  • Representative
  • Democrat
  • District 87

District Office

Room 664, Cordell Hull Building 425 Rep. John Lewis Way North, Nashville, TN 37243

Phone 615-741-1898 Fax 615-253-0211

Serving District 87

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HJR 955

Memorials, Recognition - Eureka Lodge #3 in Memphis, 150th anniversary -

  • Introduced Feb 15 2024
  • Adopted, Ayes 94, Nays 0, PNV 0 Feb 22 2024

SB 2768

Sentencing - As introduced, reduces the percentage of sentence that a person convicted of first degree murder on or after July 1, 1995, and sentenced to life imprisonment is required to serve before becoming eligible for release from 100 percent of 60 years less sentence credits earned and retained to 60 percent of 60 years less sentence credits earned and retained; prohibits a defendant becoming eligible for parole before serving 25 years of the sentence, if the defendant was 25 years of age or younger at the time of the offense, or 30 years of the sentence, if the defendant was 26 years of age or older at the time of the offense. - Amends TCA Title 37; Title 39, Chapter 13, Part 2 and Title 40.

  • Introduced Jan 31 2024
  • Assigned to s/c Criminal Justice Subcommittee Feb 07 2024

SB 2757

Correction, Dept. of - As introduced, enacts the Restoration of Dignity for the Elderly Act, which requires the department to create a five-year pilot program for the release of elderly inmates to home detention; defines an elderly inmate as a person who is 60 years of age or older, has served a minimum of 65 percent of the sentence imposed, is not serving a sentence for a violent sexual offense or more than one conviction for first degree murder or facilitation of first degree murder, and is not serving a sentence of imprisonment for life without parole. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 40 and Title 41.

  • Introduced Jan 31 2024
  • Assigned to s/c Criminal Justice Subcommittee Feb 07 2024

SB 2730

Public Defenders - As introduced, requires a supplemental adjustment to state funding for public defender offices in the twentieth and thirtieth judicial districts for pay parity purposes. - Amends TCA Title 8, Chapter 14.

  • Introduced Jan 31 2024
  • Assigned to s/c Criminal Justice Subcommittee Feb 07 2024
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