Mississippi Senator Derrick Simmons [D]

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MSSB2077PassAn Act To Create The "mississippi Healthy Food And Families Program" Which Requires The Department Of Agriculture And Commerce, Subject To Appropriation, To Fund Qualified Mississippi Nonprofits To Distribute Funds To Mississippi Farmers Markets And ...
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2022-04-24
Law W/out Governor's Signature
MSSB2357PassAn Act To Allow Counties To Pay The Reasonable Hospital And Medical Expenses For Paid Or Volunteer Fire Department Members Suffering Injury Or Illness Incurred In The Line Of Duty; To Allow Counties To Provide Accident, Death Or Disability Policies T...
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2022-04-22
Approved by Governor
MSSB2120PassAn Act To Amend Section 45-1-12, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Revise The Salaries Of All Officers Of The Mississippi Highway Safety Patrol And The Mississippi Bureau Of Narcotics; And For Related Purposes.
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2022-04-22
Approved by Governor
MSSB2738PassAn Act To Amend Section 83-9-351, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Revise The Definition Of "telemedicine" As Used In The Statute Requiring Health Insurance Plans To Provide Coverage For Telemedicine Services; To Require Health Insurance And Employee Ben...
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2022-04-18
Approved by Governor
MSSB2899PassAn Act To Amend Section 83-9-39, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide That Alternative Delivery Systems And Group Health Insurance Policies, Plans Or Programs Regulated By The State Of Mississippi Shall Not Deny Any Community Mental Health Center The...
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2022-04-18
Approved by Governor
MSSB2735PassAn Act To Amend Section 41-75-1, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Create A Definition For Pilot Freestanding Emergency Rooms For The Purpose Of Licensure; To Amend Section 41-75-13, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide That The State Department Of Health...
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2022-04-18
Approved by Governor
MSSB2430PassAn Act To Create The Educational Facilities Revolving Loan Fund Program For The Purpose Of Improving Educational Facilities In The State; To Create The Educational Facilities Revolving Loan Fund In The State Treasury; To Authorize Public School Distr...
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2022-04-18
Approved by Governor
MSSB2725PassAn Act To Create New Section 41-10-5, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Require Health Care Providers To Provide Medical Records And Billing Records That Are In Their Possession Or Custody To A Patient Or The Patient's Representative Within 30 Days From T...
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2022-04-14
Approved by Governor
MSSB2422PassAn Act To Amend Section 31-7-9, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide That The Procurement Card For Classroom Supplies Using Educational Enhancement Funds Shall Be Issued To Teachers On August 1 Of Each Year; To Provide That Local School Boards Shall ...
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2022-04-14
Approved by Governor
MSSC545PassA Concurrent Resolution Recognizing The Public Service Of Longtime Hinds County Circuit Court Judge And Former State Representative Tomie T. Green On The Occasion Of Her Retirement.
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2022-04-08
Enrolled Bill Signed
MSSB2981PassAn Act To Authorize The Board Of Supervisors Of Bolivar County, Mississippi, To Contribute Funds To The Bolivar County Community Action Agency, Inc., And The Fannie Lou Hamer Breast Cancer Foundation; And For Related Purposes.
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2022-04-08
Approved by Governor
MSSC523FailA Concurrent Resolution Apologizing For The Role Mississippi Played In The Murder Of Emmett Till And The Acquittal Of His Killers.
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2022-04-05
Died In Committee
MSSB3200FailAn Act To Amend Chapter 951, Local And Private Laws Of 2011, As Last Amended By Chapter 912, Local And Private Laws Of 2017, To Extend Until July 1, 2026, The Repeal Date On The Law That Authorizes The Board Of Supervisors Of Washington County, Missi...
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2022-04-05
Died In Committee
MSSB3212FailAn Act To Codify Article 3, Section 17a, Of The Mississippi Constitution In The Mississippi Code Of 1972; To Provide That No Property Acquired By The Exercise Of The Power Of Eminent Domain Under The Laws Of The State Of Mississippi Shall, For A Peri...
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2022-04-05
Died In Committee
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A Resolution Recognizing Jeff Rosamond For His Distinguished And Outstanding Legal Service To The Mississippi Senate On The Occasion Of His Retirement As Director Of The Senate Legislative Services Office Following 32 Years With The Mississippi Senat...
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2022-04-05
Adopted
MSSC590PassA Concurrent Resolution Commemorating The 150th Anniversary Of The Founding Of The City Of Mccomb, Mississippi.
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2022-04-04
Enrolled Bill Signed
MSSC551PassA Concurrent Resolution Extending The Deepest Sympathy Of The Legislature To The Bereaved Family Of Former State Representative And State Senator Vernon Delma Furniss Of Rena Lara, Mississippi, And Paying Tribute To His Career Of Public And Charitabl...
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2022-03-31
Enrolled Bill Signed
MSSR60Engross

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A Resolution Recognizing The Career Of State Health Officer Thomas Dobbs, Md, Mph, As He Leaves This Position And Paying Tribute To His Heroic Leadership In Covid-19 And Communicable Disease Treatment Of Patients In Mississippi.
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2022-03-31
Adopted
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A Resolution Commending The Life, Legacy And Contributions Of Mrs. Ruth Antoinette Batton Campbell And Expressing Sincerest Sympathy Upon Her Passing.
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2022-03-31
Adopted
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A Resolution Recognizing The Athletic And Professional Educator Legacy Of Coach Leon Campbell And His Civic And Charitable Contributions.
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2022-03-31
Adopted
MSSC581PassA Concurrent Resolution Commending And Congratulating The Jackson State University "lady Tigers" Basketball Team And Head Coach Tomekia Reed For Winning The 2022 Swac Women's Basketball Regular Season Title And For Their Second Consecutive Swac Tourn...
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2022-03-30
Enrolled Bill Signed
MSSB2587FailAn Act To Amend Section 63-9-7, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide That Certain Moving Violations Under Title 63 Against The Holder Of The Commercial Driver's License Shall Be Treated As If The Moving Violation Was Against A Person Who Only Holds A...
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2022-03-28
Died In Conference
MSSB2506FailAn Act To Amend Section 49-7-31, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide An Open Season On Harvesting Deer With Bow And Arrow On The Last Friday, Saturday And Sunday Between September 10th And 20th, Provided That Only Legal Bucks May Be Harvested Throug...
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2022-03-28
Died In Conference
MSSB2803FailAn Act To Amend Section 25-3-25, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Increase The Annual Salaries Of The County Sheriffs; To Authorize The Board Of Supervisors To Pay An Annual Supplement To The Sheriff Of Any County In Which A Juvenile Detention Center Is ...
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2022-03-28
Died In Conference
MSSC550PassA Concurrent Resolution Recognizing The 100th Anniversary Of The Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation And Commemorating Its History And Contributions To Agriculture In Our State.
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2022-03-27
Enrolled Bill Signed
MSSC565PassA Concurrent Resolution Commending And Congratulating The Jackson Prep "patriots" Boys Basketball Team And Coach Tim Wise For Winning The Mais Overall State Championship.
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2022-03-27
Enrolled Bill Signed
MSSB3163FailAn Act To Authorize An Income Tax Credit For Certain Railroad Reconstruction Or Replacement Expenditures And For Certain New Rail Infrastructure Expenditures Made By Class Ii And Class Iii Railroads; To Define Certain Terms For The Purposes Of This A...
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2022-03-26
Died In Conference
MSSC568PassA Concurrent Resolution Recognizing The Legacy Of Dr. James Oliver, M.d., As The First African American To Graduate From The University Of Mississippi School Of Medicine.
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2022-03-26
Enrolled Bill Signed
MSSC576PassA Concurrent Resolution Commending And Congratulating Coahoma Community College Women's Basketball Coach Stephanie Murphy Upon Being Named The Mississippi Association Of Community Colleges Conference (maccc) "coach Of The Year."
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2022-03-26
Enrolled Bill Signed
MSSC564PassA Concurrent Resolution Recognizing The 30th Anniversary Of Parents For Public Schools (pps) And Commending The Mission And Accomplishments Of This Respected Organization On The Occasion Of Their Gala Celebration On March 5, 2022.
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2022-03-26
Enrolled Bill Signed
MSSC566PassA Concurrent Resolution Commending Mississippi College School Of Law Dean Patricia Bennett On The Occasion Of Her Retirement.
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2022-03-26
Enrolled Bill Signed
MSSC569PassA Concurrent Resolution Commending And Congratulating The Meridian High School "lady Wildcats" Girls Basketball Team And Coach Deneshia Faulkner For Winning Their First State Championship In Program History.
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2022-03-25
Enrolled Bill Signed
MSSC546PassA Concurrent Resolution Encouraging Further Economic Ties And Friendship Between The State Of Mississippi And The Republic Of China (taiwan).
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2022-03-25
Enrolled Bill Signed
MSSC563PassA Concurrent Resolution To Condemn The Invasion Of Ukraine And To Sever All Economic, Financial, And Other Connections With The Russian Federation, Its Leaders, And Its Businesses.
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2022-03-25
Enrolled Bill Signed
MSSC577PassA Concurrent Resolution Commending And Congratulating The Number-one Ranked Raymond High School "rangers" Boys Basketball Team And Coach Tony Tadlock For Winning The 2022 Mhsaa 4a State Championship.
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2022-03-25
Enrolled Bill Signed
MSSC575PassA Concurrent Resolution Commending And Congratulating The Clinton High School "arrows" Boys Basketball Team And Coach Leonard Taylor For Winning Back-to-back Mhsaa Class 6a State Championships.
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2022-03-25
Enrolled Bill Signed
MSSB2024FailAn Act Relating To The Creation Of A Comprehensive Legal Framework Within Which Travel Insurance May Be Sold In This State; To Amend Section 83-83-1, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Clarify The Name Of The Act; To Create New Section 83-83-2, Mississippi...
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2022-03-24
Died On Calendar
MSSB2782FailAn Act To Amend Section 45-2-1, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Revise The Definition Of "cause Of Death" Under The Law Enforcement Officers And Fire Fighters' Death Benefits Trust Fund To Include The Presumption Of Eligibility For Death Benefits For Of...
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2022-03-24
Died On Calendar
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A Resolution Extending The Best Wishes Of The Mississippi Senate To Former State Senator Nevin Sledge Of Cleveland, Mississippi, On The Occasion Of His 100th Birthday Celebration And Commending His Record Of Public Service, Military Duty And Hard Wor...
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2022-03-24
Adopted
MSSC552PassA Concurrent Resolution Recognizing United States District Judge Of The Northern District Of Mississippi, Debra M. Brown, As Mississippi's First African American Female Chief Federal Judge.
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2022-03-21
Enrolled Bill Signed
MSSC503PassA Concurrent Resolution Extending The Deepest Sympathy Of The Legislature To The Bereaved Family Of Former State Senator Joseph (jo) Thomas Stogner Of Sandy Hook, Marion County, Mississippi, And Paying Tribute To His Career Of Public And Charitable S...
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2022-03-17
Enrolled Bill Signed
MSSB3167FailAn Act Making An Appropriation Of Capital Expense Funds To Mississippi Department Of Transportation For The Purpose Of Providing Funds To The Emergency Road And Bridge Repair Fund For Fiscal Year 2023.
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2022-03-15
Died In Committee
MSSB2033FailAn Act To Amend Section 43-13-115, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Authorize And Direct The Division Of Medicaid To Provide Up To 12 Months Of Continuous Coverage Postpartum For Any Individual Who Qualifies For Medicaid As A Pregnant Woman To The Extent...
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2022-03-09
Died On Calendar
MSSR31Engross

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A Resolution Recognizing The Judicial Service Of Hinds County Chancellor Denise Sweet Owens On The Occasion Of Her Retirement.
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2022-03-08
Adopted
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A Resolution Commemorating The Celebration Of Seven Decades Of Community Service And Scholarship In The Mississippi Delta By Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., Epsilon Xi Lambda Chapter And Recognizing Brother Samuel Blackburn's Dedication To Epsilon ...
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2022-03-08
Adopted
MSSB2188FailAn Act To Amend Section 63-1-43, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Require The Department Of Public Safety To Waive The Fee For Any Driver's License, Intermediate License Or Learner's Permit Issued To Applicants Who Are In The Custody Of The Department Of...
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2022-03-01
Died In Committee
MSSB2002FailAn Act Entitled The "mississippi Grain Producer Indemnity Act"; To Provide Indemnification For Grain Producers In Mississippi Against The Financial Failure Of Grain Dealers And Warehouses In Order To Improve The Economic Stability Of Agriculture; To ...
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2022-03-01
Died In Committee
MSSB2105FailAn Act To Amend Section 37-6-13, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Increase The Compensation Of School Board Members Based On The School Districts' Enrollment; And For Related Purposes.
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2022-03-01
Died In Committee
MSSB2443FailAn Act To Amend Section 37-19-7, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Revise The Minimum Teacher Salary Scale By Increasing The Minimum Salary For The 2022-2023 School Year; To Set The Minimum Teacher Salary For The 2023-2024 School Year And Subsequent Schoo...
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2022-03-01
Died In Committee
MSSB2706FailAn Act To Create The Covid Impact Literacy-based Promotion Modification Act; To Provide That For The 2021-2022 School Year, Students In Third Grade Who Receive What Is Considered Failing Or The Lowest Achievement Level Score On The Reading Screener S...
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2022-03-01
Died In Committee
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