MS SB2160 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Failed on February 5 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-02-05 - Died In Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


An Act To Amend Section 37-19-7, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide For The Increase Of The Starting Base Teacher Salary To $40,000.00 Over A Five-year Period; To Provide That Beginning In The 2024-2025 School Year, Teacher Salaries Be Equal To The Southeastern Regional Average; And For Related Purposes.

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Teachers' salary; implement a five-year phase-in to increase to the southeastern average.



2019-02-05SenateDied In Committee
2019-01-14SenateReferred To Education

Mississippi State Sources

Bill Comments 750