MS SB2361 | 2023 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 3-1)
Status: Failed on March 27 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-03-27 - Died In Conference
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


An Act To Establish The Mississippi Modified School Calendar Grant Program To Be Administered By The Department Of Education For The Purpose Of Incentivizing Public School Districts To Maintain Or Consider Adopting A Modified School Calendar By Offsetting Costs Associated With Adopting A Modified School Calendar Through A Time-limited Grant; To Require The Department To Develop Regulations And Procedures To Govern The Administration Of The Grant Program, Including Application Requirements; To Provide For The Eligibility Criteria; To Provide That Grants Awarded Shall Be Used For Expenses Incurred As A Result Of The Adoption Of A Modified School Calendar; To Provide That School Districts Shall Be Eligible For A Maximum Award Of $200,000.00 Per Year For A Maximum Of (3) Years; To Create A Special Fund In The State Treasury, To Be Known As The "mississippi Modified School Calendar Grant Fund; To Require The Department To Provide A Comprehensive Report On The Use Of Funds Distributed Under This Grant Program To The Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Speaker Of The House Of Representatives, And Chairs Of The Senate And House Appropriations And Education Committees By October 1, 2023, And October 1 Of Each Year Thereafter; And For Related Purposes.

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Mississippi Modified School Calendar Grant Program; establish and provide eligibility criteria.


Roll Calls

2023-03-07 - House - House Passed As Amended (Y: 116 N: 0 NV: 5 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-02-07 - Senate - Senate Passed (Y: 49 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2023-03-27SenateDied In Conference
2023-03-24HouseConferees Named Bennett,McCarty,Roberson
2023-03-23SenateConferees Named DeBar,Polk,Hopson
2023-03-23SenateDecline to Concur/Invite Conf
2023-03-08HouseReturned For Concurrence
2023-03-07HousePassed As Amended
2023-02-28HouseTitle Suff Do Pass As Amended
2023-02-21HouseReferred To Education
2023-02-08SenateTransmitted To House
2023-01-31SenateTitle Suff Do Pass
2023-01-16SenateReferred To Education

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