Lowell Russell

  • Tennessee
  • Representative
  • Republican
  • District 21

District Office

Room 634, Cordell Hull Building 425 Rep. John Lewis Way North, Nashville, TN 37243

Phone 615-741-3736 Fax 615-253-0312

Serving District 21

Sponsored Bills


SB 2785

Appeal and Review - As introduced, clarifies when a person, who has been sentenced to the punishment of death and the jury has determined that the sentence must be expedited, has concluded any appeal and exhausted all available methods of post-conviction relief; requires a person sentenced to the punishment of death to file any post-conviction appeal within 180 days of the original sentence and any unsuccessful direct appeal; requires the attorney general and reporter to notify the defendant and the defendant's attorney when two or more appeals may be filed simultaneously. - Amends TCA Title 39; Title 40 and Chapter 375 of the Public Acts of 2023.

  • Introduced Jan 30 2024
  • Assigned to s/c Criminal Justice Subcommittee Feb 07 2024

HB 2794

Law Enforcement - As introduced, authorizes a state or local law enforcement agency, at the direction of the executive officer with authority over such agency or the commissioner of safety, to provide aid and assistance to another state or a law enforcement agency of another state during an emergency. - Amends TCA Title 3; Title 4; Title 5; Title 6; Title 8; Title 38; Title 58 and Title 68.

  • Introduced Jan 31 2024
  • Passed on Second Consideration, refer to Senate Judiciary Committee Feb 05 2024

SB 2624

Law Enforcement - As introduced, authorizes a state or local law enforcement agency, at the direction of the executive officer with authority over such agency or the commissioner of safety, to provide aid and assistance to another state or a law enforcement agency of another state during an emergency. - Amends TCA Title 3; Title 4; Title 5; Title 6; Title 8; Title 38; Title 58 and Title 68.

  • Introduced Jan 31 2024
  • P2C, caption bill, held on desk - pending amdt. Feb 05 2024

SB 2542

Eminent Domain - As introduced, requires the commissioner of finance and administration to report the total amount of state funds paid to acquire property through eminent domain in the 2023-2024 fiscal year to the chairs of the finance, ways and means committees and the office of legislative budget analysis by January 1, 2025. - Amends TCA Title 5; Title 29, Chapter 17; Title 29, Chapter 16; Title 54, Chapter 21 and Title 65, Chapter 27.

  • Introduced Jan 30 2024
  • P2C, caption bill, held on desk - pending amdt. Feb 05 2024
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