MS HB1631 | 2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Failed on March 13 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-03-13 - Died In Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


An Act To Authorize The Issuance Of State General Obligation Bonds In The Amount Of $50,000,000.00 To Assist The Rankin-hinds Pearl River Flood And Drainage Control District In The Construction Of A Flood Control Project On The Pearl River In Hinds And Rankin Counties; To Amend Section 57-61-36, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Require The Mississippi Development Authority To Use Not More Than $45,000,000.00 Out Of The Unobligated Proceeds Of Bonds Authorized To Be Issued Under The Mississippi Business Investment Act As Grants To Urban Flood Control Districts For The Purpose Of Aiding In The Construction Of A Flood Control Project That Enhances The Economy Of The District Area; To Amend Section 57-61-9, Mississippi Code Of 1972, In Conformity Thereto; And For Related Purposes.

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Bonds and grants; authorize to assist the Rank-Hinds Pearl River Flood and Drainage Control District flood control project.


Roll Calls

2018-02-22 - House - House Passed (Y: 67 N: 37 NV: 17 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-02-20 - House - House Failed (Y: 57 N: 55 NV: 9 Abs: 0) [FAIL]


2018-03-13SenateDied In Committee
2018-02-23SenateReferred To Finance
2018-02-23HouseTransmitted To Senate
2018-02-20HouseMotion to Reconsider Entered (Smith, Lamar)
2018-02-20HouseTitle Suff Do Pass
2018-02-14HouseReferred To Ways and Means

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