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#1SB2973PassedAn Act Making An Appropriation For The Purpose Of Defraying The Expenses Of The Mississippi Department Of Revenue, Including The Homestead Exemption Division, The Motor Vehicle Comptroller Functions, The Alcoholic Beverage Control Division, And The B...
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2017-04-18
Approved by Governor
#2HB829FailedAn Act To Amend Section 97-3-2, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Make A Technical Correction By Striking The Reference That Offenders Who Are Convicted Of A Crime Of Violence Are Eligible For Parole; And For Related Purposes.
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2017-02-28
Died In Committee
#3HB1523PassedAn Act Making An Appropriation For The Support And Maintenance Of The Department Of Environmental Quality; And For Related Purposes, For The Fiscal Year 2018.
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2017-04-18
Approved by Governor
#4HB293FailedAn Act To Amend Section 37-13-63, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Reduce The Length Of The Public Schools' Scholastic Year From 180 To 170 Days; To Amend Sections 37-13-91, 37-151-5 And 37-151-7, Mississippi Code Of 1972, In Conformity To The Preceding ...
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2017-02-09
Died On Calendar
#5HB974FailedAn Act To Amend Section 25-9-127, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide That From July 1, 2017, Through June 30, 2020, The Personnel Actions Of Certain Agencies Shall Be Exempt From The State Personnel Board Rules, Regulations And Procedures; To Amend...
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2017-02-28
Died In Committee
#6HB69FailedAn Act To Amend Section 47-7-3, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide That An Offender Who Committed An Offense Before The Age Of 26 Shall Be Eligible For Parole After Serving 50% Of His Or Her Sentence For A Crime Of Violence Or 25% For A Nonviolent ...
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2017-01-31
Died In Committee
#7SC661PassedA Concurrent Resolution Joining The Mississippi Hospital Industry In Recognizing Greene County Hospital Upon Its Receipt Of The Award For Top-performing Critical Access Hospital In The State Of Mississippi.
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2017-04-05
Enrolled Bill Signed
#8SR17EngrossedA Resolution Commending And Congratulating The Pearl River Central "blue Devils" Baseball Team And Coach Neil Walther For Winning Their First-ever State 5a Championship.
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2017-06-05
Adopted
#9SC675PassedA Concurrent Resolution Remembering The Military Service And Mississippi Gulf Coast Civic Leadership Of Lieutenant Colonel Dean Todd, U.s. Air Force, Retired, And Extending The Condolences Of The Legislature To His Surviving Family.
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2017-04-05
Enrolled Bill Signed
#10HB1151FailedAn Act To Bring Forward Sections 21-23-8, 99-5-9 And 99-5-11, Mississippi Code Of 1972, Which Regulate Bail Requirements, For Purposes Of Amendment; And For Related Purposes.
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2017-01-31
Died In Committee
#11SB2377FailedAn Act Entitled The "2017 Aging Mississippi Care Act" To Authorize An Income Tax Credit To Taxpayers For Certain Expenses Incurred In Providing Care For Spouse, Parent, Stepparent Of The Taxpayer Or Other Relative Of The Taxpayer Within The First Deg...
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2017-02-22
Died In Committee
#12HB63FailedAn Act To Amend Section 47-7-3.2, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide That Any Eligible Offender Who Has Committed A Nonviolent Crime Or Violent Crime On Or After July 1, 1995, Shall Not Be Released By The Department Of Corrections Until After He Or...
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2017-01-31
Died In Committee
#13HB1089PassedAn Act To Authorize Mental Health Diversion Pilot Programs; To Specify The Purpose And Goals Of Mental Health Diversion Pilot Programs; To Provide Certain Definitions; To Specify Minimum Standards For Mental Health Intervention Services; To Provide C...
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2017-04-11
Approved by Governor
#14HB70FailedAn Act To Amend Sections 47-5-1211 And 47-4-1, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide That All Contracts For Services For Private Correctional Facilities Shall Be Subject To The Purchasing Laws; To Amend Section 31-7-1, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Rev...
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2017-01-31
Died In Committee
#15HB316FailedAn Act To Codify New Section 37-6-17, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Require The Election Of All School Board Members At The Same Time As The Presidential Or General Statewide Elections, Beginning In November 2019 Or 2020 As Determined By Trustee Distr...
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2017-01-31
Died In Committee
#16HB180FailedAn Act To Authorize The Growing And Handling Of Industrial Hemp; To Define Certain Terms; To Require The Licensing Of Hemp Growers By The Department Of Agriculture And Commerce; To Require Record Keeping, Seed Retention And Inspections; To Provide Fo...
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2017-01-31
Died In Committee
#17HB147FailedAn Act To Create An Incentive For Persons, Corporations Or Other Entities To Repair And Renovate Hotels In This State; To Create The Hotel Renovation Projects Sales Tax Incentive Fund; To Authorize Certain Incentive Payments From Such Fund To Approve...
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2017-01-31
Died In Committee
#18HB321FailedAn Act To Provide That Expense Depreciation May Be Included In An Insurance Policy Covering Damaged Property If Notice Is Provided Within The Policy In A Form Approved By The Commissioner Of Insurance; And For Related Purposes.
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2017-01-31
Died In Committee
#19HB553FailedAn Act To Amend Section 23-15-217, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Remove The Requirement That An Election Commissioner Resign One Year Before Qualifying As A Candidate For Another Office; And For Related Purposes.
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2017-01-31
Died In Committee
#20SB2190FailedAn Act To Amend Section 31-17-3, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide That The State Bond Commission Shall Not Issue And Sell Any General Obligation Bonds Of The State Of Mississippi Except For Bonds Authorized For Critical Repairs To Transportation ...
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2017-01-31
Died In Committee
#21SB2218FailedAn Act To Authorize And Direct The State Personnel Board To Amend The Variable Compensation Plan As Necessary To Award A 15% Salary Realignment To Each Mississippi Department Of Corrections Correctional Officer, Probation And Parole Officer Whose Sal...
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2017-01-31
Died In Committee
#22SB2222FailedAn Act To Amend Section 47-5-1211, Mississippi Code Of 1972, Private Prison Contractors Must Demonstrate The Ability To Provide Incarceration Services That Result In An Offender Recidivism Rate That Is Lower Than The Mississippi Department Of Correct...
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2017-02-28
Died In Committee
#23HB589FailedAn Act To Establish Assistant Teacher Elevated Salary Waiver Program For The Purpose Of Allowing Eligible Assistant Teachers Enrolled In A Recognized Postsecondary Teacher Education Program To Be Compensated At The Salary Level Commensurate With Firs...
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2017-01-31
Died In Committee
#24SB2264FailedAn Act To Amend Section 37-151-5, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Include Teaching Experience In Community Colleges And Universities For The Purpose Of Calculating Annual Experience Increments Under The Mississippi Adequate Education Program (maep); And...
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2017-01-31
Died In Committee
#25HB689FailedAn Act To Amend Sections 27-55-7 And 27-55-507, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Increase The Maximum Amount Of Bond That Is Required To Be Posted By Distributors Of Gasoline And Special Fuel; And For Related Purposes.
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2017-02-08
Died In Committee
#26HB886FailedAn Act Entitled The "mississippi Health Agency Reorganization Act Of 2017"; To Provide That The Mississippi Department Of Mental Health Shall Be Under The Policy Direction Of The Governor; To Provide That The Executive Director Of The Mississippi Dep...
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2017-01-31
Died In Committee
#27HB1003FailedAn Act To Create New Section 75-71-413, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Require Broker-dealers And Investment Advisers Registered Under The Mississippi Securities Act Who Are Required To File A Report With The Department Of Human Services Under The Miss...
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2017-02-09
Died On Calendar
#28HB1062FailedAn Act To Amend Section 33-1-21, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide That All Officers And Employees Of Any Public Or Private Business Or Industry Who Are Active Members Of The Military Shall Be Entitled To Military Leave Of Absence From Their Respe...
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2017-02-28
Died In Committee
#29HB1032PassedAn Act To Amend Section 73-21-127, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Require All Licensed Health Care Providers That Are Authorized By Law To Diagnose And Prescribe Drugs To Register As Users With The Prescription Monitoring Program Of The State Board Of ...
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2017-03-13
Approved by Governor
#30SB2430FailedAn Act To Amend Sections 37-3-2 And 37-9-57, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide For The Membership Of The Commission On Teacher And Administrator Education, Certification And Licensure And Development, To Authorize The Commission To Charge Fees For...
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2017-01-31
Died In Committee
#31SB2539FailedAn Act To Amend Section 63-21-30, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide A Procedure For Retiring The Title To A Manufactured Home Or Mobile Home That Has Become Affixed To Real Property By Recording An Affidavit Of Affixation With The Chancery Clerk O...
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2017-01-31
Died In Committee
#32SB2629FailedAn Act To Amend Sections 37-17-7 And 37-15-33, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide That Grades And Coursework Completed By Elementary And Secondary Students Attending Nonpublic Schools Accredited By Certain Recognized Accrediting Agencies Shall Be A...
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2017-01-31
Died In Committee
#33HB1191FailedAn Act To Require Minimum Annual Spending Levels On The Child Care Payment Program (ccpp) From The Temporary Assistance For Needy Families (tanf) Block Grant; And For Related Purposes.
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2017-01-31
Died In Committee
#34SB2755FailedAn Act To Create New Section 63-11-31.1, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Prescribe Standards To Be Met By Vendors Providing Drug-testing Services To Dui Offenders Who Participate In Court-ordered Drug Testing; To Amend Section 63-11-30, Mississippi Code...
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2017-01-31
Died In Committee
#35SB2870FailedAn Act To Amend Section 75-76-67, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Revise The Level Of Scrutiny By The Gaming Commission To Be Accorded Certain Unverified Investors In A Casino; And For Related Purposes.
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2017-01-31
Died In Committee
#36HB1409FailedAn Act To Amend Section 9-5-13, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Add One Chancellor To The Third Chancery Court District; To Amend Section 9-5-11, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Conform To The Preceding Section; And For Related Purposes.
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2017-01-31
Died In Committee
#37HB1436FailedAn Act To Amend Section 43-21-321, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide That The Length Of The Scholastic School Year At Juvenile Detention Centers Shall Be Determined By The Sponsoring Local School District, Which Must Keep School In Session For A M...
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2017-02-09
Died On Calendar
#38SC592PassedA Concurrent Resolution Extending The Recognition Of The Mississippi Legislature For 42 Years Of Dedicated And Professional Education Service By Clinton Public School District Superintendent Dr. Phil Burchfield On The Occasion Of His Retirement.
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2017-03-07
Enrolled Bill Signed
#39SB2967PassedAn Act Making An Appropriation For The Purpose Of Defraying The Expenses Of The Mississippi National Guard For Fiscal Year 2018.
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2017-04-13
Approved by Governor
#40HB1485PassedAn Act Making An Appropriation From Special Funds In The State Treasury For The Purpose Of Defraying The Expenses Of The State Board Of Optometry For The Fiscal Year 2018.
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2017-04-17
Approved by Governor
#41HB1544FailedAn Act Making An Appropriation To The State Department Of Education For The Purpose Of Providing Funding For The Program Established Under House Bill No. 1544, 2017 Regular Session, To Make Funding Available To School Districts To Enhance Vocational ...
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2017-02-22
Died In Committee
#42HB1687FailedAn Act To Amend Section 27-65-17, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Reduce The Sales Tax Rate On Retail Sales Of Motorcycles From Seven Percent To Five Percent; And For Related Purposes.
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2017-02-22
Died In Committee
#43SC656PassedA Concurrent Resolution Recognizing The Distinguished Civic And Utility Industry Leadership Of Donald L. Jordan, Longtime Chief Executive Officer Of Southern Pine Electric Cooperative, And His Dedicated Service To The State Of Mississippi.
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2017-04-05
Enrolled Bill Signed
#44HR88PassedA Resolution Commending The 2016-2017 Retirees Of The Greenwood Public School District For Their Many Years Of Dedicated Service.
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2017-03-26
Enrolled Bill Signed
#45HB1784FailedAn Act To Authorize The Board Of Supervisors Of Forrest County, Mississippi, To Provide Funds To The Association For Retarded Citizens, Big Brothers/big Sisters Of Southeast Mississippi, The Boy Scouts Of America, The Gulf Pine Girl Scout Council, Th...
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2017-03-29
Died In Committee
#46SC690PassedA Concurrent Resolution Congratulating Kristy D'anna Johnson Upon Being Named Miss Black Mississippi Usa 2017, And Extending Best Wishes For Success In The National Pageant.
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2017-04-05
Enrolled Bill Signed
#47SC513FailedA Concurrent Resolution Recognizing The Legacy Of Leadership And Public Service And Military Service Of Coldwater, Mississippi, Mayor Vernon Jackson As He Retires From Office.
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2017-06-06
Died On Calendar
#48SR5EngrossedA Resolution Paying Tribute To The Ole Miss Softball Team, Head Coach Mike Smith And Star Pitcher Kaitlin Lee For Winning The Sec Championship, Hosting And Winning The Ncaa Regional Championship, And Advancing To The Super Regionals For The First Tim...
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2017-06-05
Adopted
#49SR9EngrossedA Resolution Congratulating Southern Pipe & Supply In Meridian, Mississippi, Upon Being Named By Fortune Magazine As A "top 100 Medium-sized Company To Work For In The United States."
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2017-06-05
Adopted
#50SR19EngrossedA Resolution Commending And Congratulating The Tupelo High School "golden Wave" Baseball Team And Head Coach Justin Reed For Winning Their First Mhsaa Class 6a State Championship In 24 Years.
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2017-06-05
Adopted
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