MS HB1585 | 2017 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on March 22 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-03-22 - Approved by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


An Act To Amend Section 51-35-333, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide That If The Board Of Directors Of A District Formed Under The Urban Flood And Drainage Control Act Determines That A Flood Or Drainage Control Project Will Benefit Only A Portion Of The District, The Board May Levy Special Assessments On The Property So Benefited To Pay Certain Costs Related To Such Project; To Provide For The Collection Of Such Assessments; To Provide That Prior To Levying Such A Special Assessment, The Board Of Directors Of The District Shall Make A Determination That The Necessary Approvals And Authorizations Are In Place And That Project-related Activities Are Ready To Commence; And For Related Purposes.

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Urban Flood Control and Drainage Law; authorize special assessment on property benefited by projects.


Roll Calls

2017-03-14 - Senate - Senate Passed (Y: 45 N: 1 NV: 6 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-02-21 - House - House Passed (Y: 110 N: 4 NV: 8 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2017-03-22 Approved by Governor
2017-03-15SenateEnrolled Bill Signed
2017-03-15HouseEnrolled Bill Signed
2017-03-15SenateReturned For Enrolling
2017-03-13SenateTitle Suff Do Pass
2017-03-06SenateReferred To Finance
2017-02-22HouseTransmitted To Senate
2017-02-20HouseTitle Suff Do Pass
2017-02-15HouseReferred To Ways and Means

Mississippi State Sources

Bill Comments