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#1HB372FailedAn Act To Amend Section 3-3-16, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide That The Historical Magnolia Flag Will Be An Additional Design Of The Official State Flag; To Provide That Each Of The Designs Of The Official Flag Will Be Of Equal Status And Digni...
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2018-01-30
Died In Committee
#2HB354FailedAn Act To Provide That Fifty Percent Of The Growth In State General Fund Revenue Above Two Percent In Any Fiscal Year Shall Be Deposited Into Special Funds In The State Treasury To Be Used For The Repair, Maintenance And Reconstruction Of State, Coun...
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2018-03-28
Died In Conference
#3SC502PassedA Concurrent Resolution Commending And Saluting The Pearl "pirates" Football Team, Coach Of The Year John Perry And Player Of The Year Tylan Knight For Winning Their First-ever Mhsaa Class 6a State Championship And For Their Perfect Season.
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2018-02-05
Enrolled Bill Signed
#4SB2516FailedAn Act To Amend Section 3-3-7, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide That The Legal State Holiday For Robert E. Lee's Birthday Observance Shall Be Moved To The Last Monday Of April; And For Related Purposes.
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2018-01-30
Died In Committee
#5SR7EngrossedA Resolution Extending The Greetings And Congratulations Of The Mississippi Senate To Pastor Hickman M. Johnson And The Congregation Of Historic Farish Street Baptist Church In Jackson, Mississippi, On The Occasion Of Its 125th Anniversary Celebratio...
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2018-03-24
Immediate Release
#6SB2256FailedAn Act To Amend Section 99-19-83, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Revise Sentencing Of An Offender As A Habitual Violent Offender; And For Related Purposes.
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2018-01-30
Died In Committee
#7HB1257FailedAn Act To Create The Evelyn Gandy Fair Pay Act To Prohibit Discrimination By Industries Engaged In Commerce Or In The Production Of Goods For Commerce Against Any Employee On The Basis Of Sex By Paying A Salary Or Wage To Such Employee At A Rate Less...
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2018-01-30
Died In Committee
#8SC509FailedA Concurrent Resolution Applying For A United States Constitution Article V Amendments Convention Specifically Relating To The Federal Debt And To Congressional Term Limits.
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2018-03-28
Died In Committee
#9SB2769FailedAn Act To Amend Section 27-7-5, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Remove The Provisions That Phase Out, Beginning January 1, 2018, Income Taxation On The First $5,000.00 Of Taxable Income; To Amend Section 27-7-18, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Remove A Pr...
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2018-02-21
Died In Committee
#10SC590PassedA Concurrent Resolution Recognizing Master Sergeant Sheila Smith From Brookhaven, Mississippi, As The Department Of Wildlife, Fisheries And Parks "2017 Conservation Officer Of The Year."
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2018-02-21
Enrolled Bill Signed
#11SC636PassedA Concurrent Resolution Commending And Congratulating The East Rankin Academy "lady Patriots" Varsity Basketball Team And Coach Rod Delaney For Winning The Mais Aaaa Division Ii State Championship.
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2018-03-27
Enrolled Bill Signed
#12HB1029FailedAn Act To Enact The "local Government Debt Collection Setoff Act"; To Authorize Counties And Municipalities To Submit Certain Debts Owed To Them To The Department Of Revenue For Collection Through A Setoff Against The Debtors' Mississippi Income Tax ...
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2018-03-07
Died On Calendar
#13SC566PassedA Concurrent Resolution Commending And Congratulating The Simpson County Academy Cross Country "lady Cougars" For Winning The 2017 Mais Division Ii State Championship.
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2018-02-14
Enrolled Bill Signed
#14HB1536PassedAn Act To Authorize The Governing Authorities Of The City Of Vicksburg, Mississippi, To Contribute Funds To The Heritage Guild Of Vicksburg And Warren County; And For Related Purposes.
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2018-03-27
Approved by Governor
#15HB1640FailedAn Act To Authorize The Issuance Of State General Obligation Bonds To Provide Funds To Assist The Town Of Burnsville, Mississippi, In Paying Costs Associated With Expansion Of And Upgrades And Improvements To The Town's Water System And Related Infra...
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2018-02-21
Died In Committee
#16SB2172FailedAn Act To Amend Section 97-41-16, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Create A First-offense Felony Of Aggravated Abuse Of A Dog Or Cat; To Enact Definitions; To Limit The Number Of Counts That Can Be Charged Arising From A Single Incident; To Require That ...
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2018-01-30
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#17SC501PassedA Concurrent Resolution Commending The Life And Remembering The Dedicated Public Service Of Former State Senator And Former Representative Robert H. "rob" Smith And Extending The Condolences Of The Legislature To His Bereaved Family.
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2018-02-05
Enrolled Bill Signed
#18HB1256FailedAn Act To Provide That No Employer Shall Pay An Employee A Wage At A Rate Less Than The Rate At Which An Employee Of The Opposite Sex In The Same Establishment Is Paid For Equal Work On A Job, The Performance Of Which Requires Equal Skill, Effort And...
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2018-01-30
Died In Committee
#19SB2467PassedAn Act To Reenact And Amend Section 83-34-4, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Require Monies Derived From The Nonadmitted Policy Fee To Be Deposited Into The Rural Fire Truck Fund Or Supplementary Rural Fire Truck Fund And To Extend The Repealer Thereon;...
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2018-04-13
Approved by Governor
#20SC603PassedA Concurrent Resolution Recognizing The Award-winning Career Of Jackson State University "sonic Boom Of The South" Longtime Band Director Dowell Taylor.
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2018-03-06
Enrolled Bill Signed
#21HB105FailedAn Act To Amend Section 37-3-2, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Authorize The State Department Of Education To Issue A Nontraditional Teaching Route Standard License To Individuals Holding Advanced Degrees And Achieving The Nationally Recommended Passin...
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2018-01-30
Died In Committee
#22HB131FailedAn Act To Amend Section 73-21-127, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Require Dispensers And Prescribers Of Prescription Drugs To Check The Prescription Monitoring Program Database Before Dispensing Or Prescribing Controlled Substances And Specified Noncon...
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2018-01-30
Died In Committee
#23HB205FailedAn Act To Amend Section 99-19-71, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Authorize Expungement For A Felony That Is Not Classified As A Crime Of Violence; And For Related Purposes.
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2018-01-30
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#24HB72FailedAn Act To Provide For The Removal Of Appointed Board Members By The Appointing Local Governing Authority For Just Cause; To Amend Section 37-6-13, Mississippi Code Of 1972, In Conformity Thereto; To Bring Forward Section 37-3-2, Mississippi Code Of 1...
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2018-01-30
Died In Committee
#25SB2063FailedAn Act To Amend Section 37-3-2, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Prescribe Alternative Qualifications For Local School Superintendent Licensure Under The Nontraditional Route And By Reciprocity; And For Related Purposes.
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2018-01-30
Died In Committee
#26HB595FailedAn Act To Require Local School Districts To Adopt Policies Allowing Instructors To Determine The Level Of Intensive Instruction And Intervention Needed By Students Using A Raw Grading Scale For Evaluating Student Performance; To Require Each Instruct...
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2018-01-30
Died In Committee
#27SB2187FailedAn Act To Amend Section 37-3-2, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Authorize The State Department Of Education To Issue A Standard License For Teaching On A Reciprocal Basis To Individuals Who Hold Foreign-certified Teaching Credentials Upon Presentation O...
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2018-01-30
Died In Committee
#28SB2269FailedAn Act To Amend Section 99-19-81, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Revise The Calculation To Determine Whether An Offender Should Be Sentenced As A Habitual Offender; And For Related Purposes.
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2018-01-30
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#29HB749FailedAn Act To Amend Section 37-3-2, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Require Teachers Who Hold A Nonrenewable Three-year Special License And Are Employed In Public Schools And Nonpublic Schools Accredited By The State Department Of Education To Obtain A Stan...
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2018-01-30
Died In Committee
#30SB2313FailedAn Act To Require That Pharmacies Keep A Written Log Of All Ephedrine And Pseudoephedrine Sales; To Prescribe A Standard For The Written Log; To Provide Penalties For Violations; To Enact Exceptions; To Require The Board Of Pharmacy To Devise And App...
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2018-01-30
Died In Committee
#31SB2355FailedAn Act To Amend Section 37-3-2, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Expand Qualifications For An Expert Citizen Teacher Certification For Persons With Experience In The Business Community To Address Teacher Shortage Issues; And For Related Purposes.
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2018-01-30
Died In Committee
#32HB1053FailedAn Act To Amend Section 37-3-1, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Abolish The Existing State Department Of Education And Transfer The Powers And Duties To The Office Of The Governor; To Provide That The Former State Department Of Education Shall Be Known ...
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2018-01-30
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#33HB1360FailedAn Act To Amend Section 37-19-7, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide For A Salary Supplement Incentive In The Amount Of $4,000.00 For Certain School Teachers Who Teach In The Critical Subject Areas Of Mathematics, Science, Special Education And Hist...
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2018-01-30
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#34HB1408FailedAn Act To Amend Section 37-3-2, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide For The Denial Of License And Revocation Of License To Licensed School Teachers And Administrators For Physically Abusing Or Having Inappropriate Sexual Involvement With Students; T...
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2018-01-30
Died In Committee
#35SB2523FailedAn Act To Amend Section 37-159-9, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Require The State Department Of Education To Collaborate With The University Assisted Teacher Recruitment And Retention Grant Program, State Institutions Of Higher Learning With Teacher E...
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2018-01-30
Died In Committee
#36SB2584FailedAn Act To Amend Section 37-3-2, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Authorize The State Department Of Education To Implement An Alternative Route Special Nonrenewable License For Prospective Teachers; And For Related Purposes.
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2018-01-30
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#37HB1505FailedAn Act To Amend Sections 41-23-37 And 43-20-8, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Authorize Exemptions From The Immunization Requirements Of Schools And Licensed Child Care Facilities When A Parent Or Legal Guardian Objects To Immunization Of The Child On ...
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2018-01-30
Died In Committee
#38SB2764FailedAn Act To Require That Pharmacies Keep A Written Log Of All Ephedrine And Pseudoephedrine Sales; To Prescribe A Standard For The Written Log; To Provide Penalties For Violations; To Enact Exceptions; To Require The Board Of Pharmacy To Devise And App...
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2018-01-30
Died In Committee
#39SB2817FailedAn Act To Amend Section 73-21-127, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Require Dispensers And Prescribers To Check The Prescription Monitoring Program Database Before Dispensing Or Prescribing Certain Drugs; To Delete The Sunset Provision; And For Related P...
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2018-01-30
Died In Committee
#40HC31FailedA Concurrent Resolution Applying To The United States Congress To Call A Convention Of The States Under The Provisions Of Article V Of The Constitution Of The United States For The Purpose Of Proposing Amendments Limited To Balancing The Federal Budg...
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2018-03-28
Died In Committee
#41HB1569PassedAn Act Approving The Expenditure Of Special Funds For The Purpose Of Defraying The Expenses Of The State Board Of Cosmetology For The Fiscal Year 2019.
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2018-03-21
Approved by Governor
#42HB948FailedAn Act To Reenact And Amend Section 83-34-4, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Require Monies Derived From The Nonadmitted Policy Fee To Be Deposited Into The Rural Fire Truck Fund Or Supplementary Rural Fire Truck Fund And To Extend The Repealer Thereon;...
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2018-02-27
Died In Committee
#43SB2463PassedAn Act To Provide That The University Of Mississippi Medical Center As The Lead Agency, Together With The State Department Of Health, The Division Of Medicaid And The Mississippi Health Information Network, Shall Cooperate With Each Other In Preparin...
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2018-03-19
Approved by Governor
#44SB2011FailedAn Act To Amend Section 37-135-1, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide That Mississippi Students Participating In The Southern Regional Education Board (sreb) Contract Program At Any College Of Optometry Outside Of The State Shall Not Be Required To ...
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2018-01-30
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#45SB2277PassedAn Act To Amend Sections 63-21-15 And 63-21-39, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Remove The Provisions That Authorize A Vehicle With A Salvage Certificate Of Title To Receive A Clear Title If Certain Requirements Are Met And Provide That Such A Vehicle M...
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2018-03-15
Approved by Governor
#46SB2953PassedAn Act Making An Appropriation For The Purpose Of Defraying The Administrative Expenses Of The Mississippi Community College Board For Fiscal Year 2019.
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2018-04-12
Approved by Governor
#47HB866FailedAn Act To Amend Section 43-13-115, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide Medicaid Coverage For Children Who Are Under 19 Years Of Age And Whose Family Income Is Not More Than 200% Of The Federal Poverty Level If The Division Of Medicaid Determines Tha...
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2018-01-30
Died In Committee
#48HB1637PassedAn Act To Amend Chapter 909, Local And Private Laws Of 1999, As Last Amended By Chapter 937, Local And Private Laws Of 2015, To Revise The Membership Of The Jackson Convention And Visitors Bureau; To Require The Joint Legislative Committee On Perform...
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2018-04-12
Approved by Governor
#49HB1031FailedAn Act To Create The Mississippi Delta Alternative Teacher Licensure Pilot Program For The Purpose Of Establishing An Alternative Teacher Licensure Route For Qualified Persons To Teach In School Districts Located In The Mississippi Delta Region; To S...
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2018-01-30
Died In Committee
#50SB2841VetoedAn Act To Amend Section 63-1-71, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Remove The Requirement That A Person's License Be Suspended For A Controlled Substance Violation That Is Unrelated To Operating A Motor Vehicle; To Amend Section 9-23-13, Mississippi Code ...
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2018-04-13
Vetoed
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