MS HB816 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 7-3)
Status: Failed on March 5 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-03-05 - Died In Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


An Act To Create The Mississippi Educational Talent Recruitment Act; To Provide For A Rebate Program In Which An Individual Who Is A Recent Graduate Of A College Or University In Mississippi Or Outside Mississippi, And Is A Resident Of This State Employed In A Qualifying Job In This State May Participate And Receive A Rebate In An Amount Equal To All Or A Portion Of The Amount Of The Individual's State Income Tax Liability For A Five-year Period In Which The Individual Participates In The Program; To Define Certain Terms Used In This Act; To Amend Section 27-7-18, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide That A Rebate Received Under This Act Is Deductible As An Adjustment To Gross Income For State Income Tax Purposes; And For Related Purposes.

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Mississippi Educational Talent Recruitment Act; create.


Roll Calls

2019-02-06 - House - House Passed (Y: 111 N: 2 NV: 6 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-03-05SenateDied In Committee
2019-02-20SenateReferred To Finance
2019-02-08HouseTransmitted To Senate
2019-02-06HouseCommittee Substitute Adopted
2019-02-05HouseTitle Suff Do Pass Comm Sub
2019-01-21HouseReferred To Ways and Means

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