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MSSB2123EngrossAn Act Entitled The "mississippi Correctional Safety And Rehabilitation Act Of 2020"; To Amend Section 47-7-3, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Prescribe Conditions For Parole Eligibility And To Provide Limitations On Inmate Eligibility To Petition The S...
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2020-03-25
To House Judiciary B Committee
MSSB2464EngrossAn Act To Expand Offenders' Access To Administrative Reductions In Time Through The Trusty-time Program And The Earned-time Allowance Program; To Provide That Offenders Convicted Of Crimes That Prohibit Reductions In Sentence Shall Be Ineligible For ...
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2020-03-25
To House Corrections Committee
MSSB2684EngrossAn Act To Amend Sections 47-5-931 And 47-5-933, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Grant Authority To The Governor And Commissioner Of Corrections To Increase The Number Of Offenders Who Can Be Placed In Regional Correctional Facilities; To Authorize To In...
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2020-03-25
To House Corrections Committee
MSSB2523EngrossAn Act To Amend Section 45-2-1, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Increase The Death Benefit Payable From The Law Enforcement Officers And Fire Fighters Death Benefits Trust Fund For Law Enforcement Officers And Firefighters Killed In The Line Of Duty; An...
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2020-03-25
To House Appropriations Committee
MSSB2395EngrossAn Act To Amend Section 37-6-13, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Increase The Compensation Of School Board Members; And For Related Purposes.
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2020-03-25
To House Education Committee
MSSB2131EngrossAn Act To Amend Section 7-3-7, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide That The Official Seal Used By The Secretary Of State Shall Contain The Words "in God We Trust" At The Bottom Of The Seal; And For Related Purposes.
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2020-03-25
To House Accountability, Efficiency, Transparency Committee
MSSB2176EngrossAn Act To Amend Section 93-9-10, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Clarify The Circumstances Under Which A Putative Father Cannot Further Contest Paternity; And For Related Purposes.
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2020-03-25
To House Judiciary A Committee
MSSB2212EngrossAn Act To Create An Advisory Committee To Promote Transparency By Promulgating Criteria To Facilitate The Availability Of Comparable And Uniform County Jail Census Data; And For Related Purposes.
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2020-03-25
To House Judiciary A Committee
MSSB2526EngrossAn Act To Provide For A Six-month Provisional Driver's License Issued By The Department Of Public Safety To An Applicant Who Has Been Released From Incarceration After Serving A Minimum Of One Year And His License Has Been Suspended, Revoked Or Cance...
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2020-03-25
To House Transportation Committee
MSSB2421EngrossAn Act To Establish An Expedited Quiet Title And Foreclosure Procedure For Tax-forfeited Lands For Municipalities; To Provide That Such Procedures Shall Only Be Used By Municipalities With The Need To Rehabilitate Abandoned, Uninhabited Or Blighted P...
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2020-03-25
To House Municipalities Committee
MSSB2563EngrossAn Act To Create "the Incentives Transparency For A Prosperous Mississippi Act"; To Define Terms; To Set Initial Requirements For The Awarding Of An Economic Incentive By The Mississippi Development Authority To A Certified Applicant For A Qualified ...
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2020-03-25
To House Workforce Development Committee
MSSB2553EngrossAn Act To Create The "uniform Partition Of Heirs Property Act"; To Define Certain Terms; To Provide For Applicability And Relation To Other Law; To Establish The Procedures To Be Followed By The Courts In Partitioning Real Property That Is Determined...
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2020-03-25
To House Judiciary A Committee
MSSB2626EngrossAn Act To Amend Section 41-99-1, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Revise The Definition Of "service Grant"; To Define "primary Care Physician," "care Grant" And "physician Grant"; To Amend Section 41-99-3, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Expand The Purpose ...
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2020-03-25
To House Appropriations Committee
MSSB2759EngrossAn Act To Amend Sections 73-77-5, 73-77-7 And 73-77-9, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide That Certain Provisions Of The Fresh Start Act Of 2019 Shall Apply Notwithstanding Any Other Provision Of Law; And For Related Purposes.
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2020-03-25
To House Workforce Development Committee
MSSB2925EngrossAn Act To Authorize Local Governmental Entities And Local School Districts To Grant Administrative Leave With Pay To The Employees Of Those Local Governmental Entities And Local School Districts In The Event Of Certain Disasters Or Emergencies; And F...
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2020-03-25
To House Rules Committee
MSSB2340EngrossAn Act To Amend Section 27-7-22.31, Mississippi Code Of 1972, Which Authorizes An Income Tax Credit For Costs And Expenses Incurred For The Rehabilitation Of Certain Historic Structures, To Provide That The Tax Credit Shall Apply To Taxpayers Who Hav...
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2020-03-25
To House Ways and Means Committee
MSSR24EngrossA Resolution Commending And Congratulating The Coahoma High School "red Panthers" Boys Basketball Team And Coach Derrick Moore For Winning Their Third Class 2a State Championship In Four Years.
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2020-03-18
Immediate Release
MSSR27EngrossA Resolution Recognizing The Outstanding Career And Culinary Success Of Mississippi Chef Extraordinaire Nick Wallace.
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2020-03-18
Immediate Release
MSSB2983IntroAn Act To Authorize The Board Of Supervisors Of Coahoma County, Mississippi, To Contribute Up To $15,000.00 Annually To But God Ministries; And For Related Purposes.
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2020-03-18
To Senate Local and Private Committee
MSSC522EngrossA Concurrent Resolution Commending And Congratulating The Alcorn State University "braves" Football Team And Coach Fred Mcnair For Winning The 2019 Swac Championship For The Second-consecutive Year, Which Was The 17th Championship In School History.
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2020-03-17
Title Suff Do Be Adopted
MSSB2551EngrossAn Act To Amend Section 93-1-17, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Authorize Judges Of The United States District Courts For The Northern Or Southern Districts Of Mississippi To Solemnize Rites Of Matrimony Anywhere In The State; And For Related Purposes.
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2020-03-17
To House Judiciary A Committee
MSSC558EngrossA Concurrent Resolution Recognizing Dr. Al Rankins Of Greenville, Mississippi, As The First African American To Serve As Commissioner Of Higher Education In Mississippi And Commending His Record Of Achievement And Leadership.
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2020-03-17
To House Rules Committee
MSSC554EngrossA Concurrent Resolution Commending 2020 Higher Education Appreciation Day - Working For Academic Excellence (headwae) Honorees For Their Outstanding Academic Accomplishments And Establishing March 2, 2020, As Headwae Day.
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2020-03-17
To House Rules Committee
MSSC553EngrossA Concurrent Resolution Commending And Congratulating Super Bowl Liv Football Champion Kansas City Chief Defensive Tackle Christopher Deshun "chris" Jones From Houston, Mississippi.
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2020-03-17
To House Rules Committee
MSSC559EngrossA Concurrent Resolution Commending And Congratulating The Women Of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., Upon The Centennial Anniversary Of Its Founding And For Demonstrating 100 Years Of Commitment To Social Activism, Academic Excellence And Civic Engagemen...
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2020-03-17
To House Rules Committee
MSSC555EngrossA Concurrent Resolution Commemorating The Life And Historical Legacy Of The Honorable Hiram Rhodes Revels On The Occasion Of The 150th Anniversary Of His Monumental 1870 Election To The United States Senate As The First African American To Serve In C...
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2020-03-17
To House Rules Committee
MSSB2550EngrossAn Act To Amend Section 63-11-30, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Permit The Nonadjudication Of A First Offense Of Driving Under The Influence By A Commercial Driver's License Holder Who Was Not Operating A Commercial Vehicle At The Time Of The Offense ...
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2020-03-13
To House Transportation Committee
MSSB2424FailAn Act To Amend Sections 99-19-301 And 99-19-305, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Revise The Delineation Of Classes Of Victims Triggering An Enhanced Penalty For A Hate Crime; And For Related Purposes.
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2020-03-12
Died On Calendar
MSSB2461IntroAn Act To Amend Section 47-7-4, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Revise The Authority Of The Mississippi Department Of Corrections To Place An Offender On Conditional Medical Release; To Amend Section 47-7-3, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Revise The Autho...
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2020-03-12
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MSSB2681FailAn Act To Amend Section 47-7-3, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Authorize The Commuting Of Sentences And The Early Release Of Nonviolent Offenders Who Have Less Than Three Years Of Sentence Remaining To Serve Conditioned Upon Participation And Successfu...
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2020-03-12
Died On Calendar
MSSB2914IntroAn Act Making An Appropriation To The University Of Mississippi Medical Center For The Purpose Of Providing Funding For Establishing And Supporting A Graduate Medical Education Residency Program At The Delta Regional Medical Center In Greenville, Mis...
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2020-03-06
To Senate Appropriations Committee
MSSC541PassA Concurrent Resolution Commending And Congratulating Super Bowl Liv Football Champion Kansas City Chiefs' Linebacker Damien Wilson From Gloster, Mississippi.
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2020-03-05
Enrolled Bill Signed
MSSC542PassA Concurrent Resolution Commending And Congratulating Nfl Super Bowl Liv Champion Kansas City Chiefs' Football Cornerback Charvarius Ward Who Was A Standout At Mccomb High School And Hinds Community College.
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2020-03-05
Enrolled Bill Signed
MSSR18EngrossA Resolution Commending The Life And Extending The Condolences Of The Mississippi Senate To The Bereaved Family Of Respected Greenville Citizen And Democratic Party Activist Ruthie Mae Ransom Morris.
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2020-03-04
Immediate Release
MSSR19EngrossA Resolution Paying Tribute And Extending The Appreciation Of The Legislature To Former Jackson State University President Dr. John Arthur Peoples, Jr., And Mrs. Mary Peoples For Their Legacy Of Contributions To Higher Education In The State Of Missi...
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2020-03-04
Immediate Release
MSSR11EngrossA Resolution Commending And Congratulating Nfl Super Bowl Liv Champion Kansas City Chiefs Football Offensive Tackle Martinas Orlando Rankin Who Was A Standout At Mendenhall High School And Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College.
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2020-03-04
Immediate Release
MSSB2181FailAn Act To Amend Section 43-13-115, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Revise Medicaid Eligibility To Include Those Individuals Who Are Entitled To Benefits Under The Federal Patient Protection And Affordable Care Act Of 2010 (aca), As Amended; To Amend Sec...
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2020-03-03
Died In Committee
MSSB2293FailAn Act To Require The Mississippi Department Of Human Services To Establish A Grant Program For Regional Food Banks; To Require The Department To Allocate Funds To Regional Food Banks; To Provide A Formula To Calculate The Annual Percentages Of Funds...
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2020-03-03
Died In Committee
MSSB2352FailAn Act To Establish The Community Schools Planning And Implementation Grant Fund For The Purpose Of Providing Financial Assistance To Public Elementary Or Secondary Schools For The Administration Of Programs Established Within Such Schools Designed T...
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2020-03-03
Died In Committee
MSSB2335FailAn Act To Enact A Minimum Wage Law For The State Of Mississippi, With Annual Incremental Increases Over A Three-year Period; To Define Employers And Employees Subject To The Minimum Wage Law; To Empower The Mississippi Department Of Employment Securi...
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2020-03-03
Died In Committee
MSSB2384FailAn Act Relating To Fair Chance Hiring Standards By Employers In The State Of Mississippi Relative To The Criminal History Of The Applicant; To Provide Findings And Definitions; To Prescribe Fair Chance Hiring Practices To Be Followed By Employers; To...
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2020-03-03
Died In Committee
MSSB2456FailAn Act To Amend Section 99-19-83, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Revise Sentencing Of An Offender As An Habitual Violent Offender; And For Related Purposes.
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2020-03-03
Died In Committee
MSSB2450FailAn Act To Provide That The Governor May Restore The Right Of Suffrage To Certain Persons Disqualified By Reason Of Conviction Of A Disenfranchising Crime; To Provide That A Person Shall Be Enfranchised After Completing Any Sentence And Paying Any Fin...
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2020-03-03
Died In Committee
MSSB2458FailAn Act To Create The Restoration Of Voting Rights Act; To Provide That A Person Who Was Disqualified As An Elector For Commission Of Certain Crimes Shall Have The Right To Vote Restored Automatically Upon Completion Of The Sentence And Following A Tw...
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2020-03-03
Died In Committee
MSSB2442FailAn Act To Amend Sections 9-23-5 And 9-23-15, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide That A Conviction For Burglary Of A Dwelling Is Not A Crime Of Violence For Purposes Of Determining An Offender's Eligibility For An Intervention Court Program; And For...
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2020-03-03
Died In Committee
MSSB2463FailAn Act To Authorize A Procedure Consistent With Decisions Of The United States Supreme Court And The Mississippi Supreme Court For The Parole Of Certain Offenders Who Were Under The Age Of Eighteen When They Committed The Crimes For Which They Are Se...
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2020-03-03
Died In Committee
MSSB2444FailAn Act To Amend Section 99-19-81, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Revise The Calculation To Determine Whether An Offender Should Be Sentenced As An Habitual Offender; And For Related Purposes.
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2020-03-03
Died In Committee
MSSB2457FailAn Act To Amend Section 9-7-15, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Update Precincts And Precinct Names In The Fourth Circuit Court District To Conform To The 2010 Census Data; To Bring Forward Section 9-7-17, Mississippi Code Of 1972, For Clarity; To Provi...
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2020-03-03
Died In Committee
MSSB2448FailAn Act To Amend Section 37-26-1, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide Funds To The State Public Defender For Education Of Public Defenders; To Amend Section 37-26-3, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Revise The Education Fund Fee Charged In All Civil Case...
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2020-03-03
Died In Committee
MSSB2475FailAn Act To Authorize And Direct The State Personnel Board To Amend The Variable Compensation Plan As Necessary To Award A Salary Increase To Each State Employee Whose Salary Is Funded By The State General Fund In The Amount Of A 5% Across-the-board In...
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2020-03-03
Died In Committee
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