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MSSC584PassA Concurrent Resolution Paying Tribute To The Life Of Iconic Vicksburg Physician Dr. William Briggs Hopson, Jr., A Pillar In The Mississippi Health-care Community, And Extending The Deepest Sympathy Of The Mississippi Legislature To His Family.
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2020-08-10
Enrolled Bill Signed
MSSC587IntroA Concurrent Resolution Extending The Deepest Sympathy Of The Legislature To The Bereaved Family Of Former Senator Bob M. Dearing Of Natchez, Mississippi, And Paying Tribute To His Career Of Public And Charitable Service.
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2020-08-10
To Senate Rules Committee
MSSB2464FailAn 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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2020-07-10
Died In Conference
MSSB2759FailAn 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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2020-07-10
Died In Conference
MSSB2966FailAn Act Making An Appropriation Of Special Funds To Defray The Expenses Of The Mississippi Fair Commission, The Mississippi Livestock Coliseum, And The Industrial Showcase And Trade Mart Building For Fiscal Year 2021.
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2020-07-10
Died In Conference
MSSB3044PassAn Act To Establish The "equity In Distance Learning Act" To Be Administered By The Mississippi Department Of Education To Provide Guidance, Technical Support And Financial Reimbursement To Schools To Provide Distance Learning And Online Services; To...
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2020-07-09
Law W/out Governor's Signature
MSSB3047PassAn Act To Establish The Mississippi County And Municipality Emergency Relief Program Which Shall Be Administered By The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency To Reimburse Counties And Municipalities For Eligible Expenditures Incurred In Response To...
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2020-07-09
Law W/out Governor's Signature
MSSB2277PassAn Act To Authorize The Mississippi Board Of Mental Health, Acting On Behalf Of And Through The Mississippi Department Of Mental Health, To Sell Certain State-owned Real Property And Any Improvement Thereon, Which Served As The Former Old Friendship ...
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2020-07-08
Approved by Governor
MSSB2123VetoAn 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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2020-07-08
Vetoed
MSSB2684PassAn 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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2020-07-08
Approved by Governor
MSSB2696PassAn Act To Amend Section 47-5-24, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Revise The Minimum Qualifications For The Commissioner Of Corrections; And For Related Purposes.
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2020-07-08
Approved by Governor
MSSB2563PassAn 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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2020-07-08
Approved by Governor
MSSB2967PassAn Act Making An Appropriation To The State Department Of Agriculture And Commerce For The Purpose Of Defraying The Expenses Of The Dixie National Livestock Show; A Roundup For Junior Exhibitors Of Livestock And Goats; Supplemental Funds For Livestoc...
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2020-07-07
Approved by Governor
MSSB2965PassAn Act Making An Appropriation To The Mississippi Board Of Animal Health For The Purpose Of Defraying The Expenses Of The Board For Fiscal Year 2021.
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2020-07-07
Approved by Governor
MSSB2936PassAn Act Making An Appropriation For The Support And Maintenance Of The Mississippi Department Of Corrections For Fiscal Year 2021.
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2020-07-06
Approved by Governor
MSSB2937PassAn Act Making An Appropriation To Defray The Expenses Of The Department Of Public Safety For Fiscal Year 2021.
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2020-07-06
Approved by Governor
MSSB2963PassAn Act Making An Appropriation For The Purpose Of Defraying The Expenses Of The State Department Of Agriculture And Commerce, For Fiscal Year 2021.
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2020-07-06
Approved by Governor
MSSB2964PassAn Act Making An Appropriation Of Special Funds In The State Treasury For The Support And Maintenance Of The Mississippi Egg Marketing Board, For Fiscal Year 2021.
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2020-07-06
Approved by Governor
MSSB2362PassAn Act To Amend Section 27-67-35, Mississippi Code Of 1972, Which Creates A Special Fund In The State Treasury To Be Used To Provide Funds To Assist Municipalities In Paying Costs Associated With Road And Bridge Improvements And Water And Sewer Infra...
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2020-07-03
Approved by Governor
MSSB2215FailAn Act To Create New Section 27-104-75, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Require The Department Of Finance And Administration To Conduct A Biennial Review Of The State's Commodities And Personal Services Contracting Process; To Amend Section 31-7-13, Mis...
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2020-07-02
Died On Calendar
MSSC548FailA Concurrent Resolution Proposing To Amend The Mississippi Constitution Of 1890 By Amending Section 140 And Repealing Sections 141, 142 And 143 To Provide That The Person Receiving The Majority Of Votes For The Office Of Governor And All State Electe...
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2020-07-02
Died On Calendar
MSSC585PassA Concurrent Resolution Commending The Distinguished Career And Meritorious Service Of Dr. Vernon Clyde Muse As President Of Hinds Community College And Congratulating Him Upon The Occasion Of His Retirement On June 30, 2020, After 42 Years Of Outsta...
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2020-07-02
Enrolled Bill Signed
MSSB2553PassAn Act To Create The "uniform Partition Of Heir 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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2020-07-01
Approved by Governor
MSSC582EngrossA Concurrent Resolution Saluting And Memorializing The Generation Of Businessmen And Community Leaders That Established A Vibrant Automotive Marketplace In Jackson, Mississippi, Following World War Ii And The African American Legends And Success Stor...
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2020-07-01
To House Rules Committee
MSSC583EngrossA Concurrent Resolution Recognizing And Commending Talking Book Services, The Statewide Library Service For Mississippians With Visual, Physical Or Organic Reading Disabilities, Which Is Housed At The Mississippi Library Commission, On 50 Years Of Se...
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2020-07-01
To House Rules Committee
MSSR57EngrossA Resolution Mourning The Passing Of Emma Sanders, Lifelong Member Of The Democratic Party State Executive Committee, And Expressing The Sympathy Of The Senate To Her Surviving Family.
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2020-07-01
Immediate Release
MSSR56EngrossA Resolution Commending The 2019-2020 Pine Grove High School Lady Panthers Basketball Team And Coach Katie Bates Upon Winning The 2020 Mhsaa Class 1a State Basketball Championship And The Team's Fourth Consecutive Class 1a State Basketball Championsh...
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2020-07-01
Immediate Release
MSSR55EngrossA Resolution Commending The Ripley High School Lady Tigers Basketball Team And Coach Steve Willey Upon Winning The Mississippi High School Activities Association Class 4a State Basketball Championship.
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2020-07-01
Immediate Release
MSSB2626PassAn 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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2020-06-30
Approved by Governor
MSSB2680PassAn Act To Amend Section 19-25-74, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Require A County Sheriff To Record On An Annual Basis Certain Information Related To Meals Served To Prisoners In The Custody Of The County Jail; And For Related Purposes.
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2020-06-29
Approved by Governor
MSSB2725PassAn Act To Authorize And Legalize The Cultivation, Processing And Transportation Of Hemp; To Define Certain Terms; To Develop A State Plan To Monitor And Regulate The Cultivation, Transportation And Processing Of Hemp In This State And Comply With All...
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2020-06-29
Approved by Governor
MSSB2716PassAn Act To Amend Section 63-5-52, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Allow The Mississippi Department Of Transportation To Issue Forestry Permits To Vehicles Of A Certain Size For The Transporting Of Forestry-related Equipment; To Set An Annual Fee Of $200....
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2020-06-25
Approved by Governor
MSSB2131PassAn 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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2020-06-25
Approved by Governor
MSSC581IntroA Concurrent Resolution Suspending The Deadlines For The Purpose Of Requesting The Drafting, Introduction, Consideration And Passage Of A Bill Entitled "an Act To Amend Section 3-3-7, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Designate June 19th As An Official St...
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2020-06-24
To Senate Rules Committee
MSSB2523FailAn 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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2020-06-17
Died On Calendar
MSSB2715FailAn Act To Create A New Section In Title 65, Chapter 3, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Require The Mississippi Department Of Transportation To Erect Signs On Interstate 55 And Mississippi Highway 568 Directing Motorists To The Lynyrd Skynyrd Monument In...
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2020-06-17
Died On Calendar
MSSB2526FailAn 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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2020-06-17
Died On Calendar
MSSB2744FailAn Act To Create New Section 1-3-42, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Define Terms Describing Photo Identification That Is Legal In This State; To Create New Section 97-7-77, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Create The Crime Of Counterfeiting, Fraud Or Misre...
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2020-06-17
Died On Calendar
MSSB2633FailAn Act To Amend Section 63-1-13, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide That The Director Of The Driver Services Division, Director Of The Driver License Examining Bureau And Supervising Examiners Must Meet Qualifications Set By The State Personnel Boa...
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2020-06-17
Died On Calendar
MSSC575IntroA Concurrent Resolution Suspending The Deadlines For The Purpose Of The Further Consideration And Passage Of Senate Bill No. 2446, 2020 Regular Session, Entitled "an Act To Amend Section 3-3-16, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Change The Design Of The O...
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2020-06-15
To Senate Constitution Committee
MSSB2001FailAn Act To Amend Section 37-19-7, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Revise The Minimum Teacher Salary Scale By Increasing The Minimum Salary; To Amend Section 37-21-7, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Increase The Minimum Annual Salary For Teacher Assistants; ...
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2020-06-09
Died In Committee
MSSB2332FailAn Act To Amend Section 49-19-115, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Extend The Repeal Date On The Authority Of County Boards Of Supervisors To Levy The Forest Acreage Tax; And For Related Purposes.
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2020-06-09
Died In Committee
MSSB2395FailAn 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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2020-06-09
Died In Committee
MSSB2513FailAn Act To Amend Section 69-13-111, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Conform The Laws Relating To Estrayed Livestock On Highways With Mississippi Negligence Law; And For Related Purposes.
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2020-06-09
Died In Committee
MSSB2702FailAn Act To Amend Section 47-5-943, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Transfer All Of The Rights, Benefits, Obligations And Duties Of The Walnut Grove Correctional Authority To The Mississippi Department Of Corrections; To Repeal Chapter 991, Laws Of 1998, ...
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2020-06-09
Died In Committee
MSSB2746FailAn Act To Create The Mississippi Emergency Communications Authority Act; To Define Certain Terms Used In The Act; To Establish The Mississippi Emergency Communications Authority As An Entity Within The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency; To Prov...
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2020-06-09
Died In Committee
MSSB2139FailAn Act To Authorize An Income Tax Credit For Taxpayers That Employ Persons Who Have Been Convicted Of Certain Nonviolent Crimes; To Provide The Amount Of The Tax Credit; To Limit The Amount Of The Tax Credit That May Be Claimed In A Taxable Year; And...
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2020-06-03
Died In Committee
MSSB2129FailAn Act To Authorize The Issuance Of State General Obligation Bonds To Provide Funds To Assist The Kemper County Natural Gas District In Paying The Costs Associated With The Construction Of A Natural Gas Pipeline To The East Mississippi Community Coll...
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2020-06-03
Died In Committee
MSSB2141FailAn Act Making An Appropriation To The Kemper County Natural Gas District For The Purpose Of Constructing A Gas Line To The East Mississippi Community College Campus For Fiscal Year 2021.
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2020-06-03
Died In Committee
MSSC522PassA 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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2020-06-03
Enrolled Bill Signed
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