Elections

2019 Regular Session

Elections

Bill Number Bill Description Bill Status
HB 637
Good Policy
voter enfranchisement; create joint legislative study committee on. Dead
Analysis:
HB 914
Neutral
Precinct boundaries; prohibit altering for certain time of. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2025
Not Rated
Electronic voter registration; authorize. Dead
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SB 2026
Not Rated
Early voting; authorize for the two-week period preceding an election. Dead
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SB 2030
Neutral
Elections; impose residency requirement to run for certain offices. Alive
Analysis: This bill seeks to add 5 year residency requirements for the Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce, district attorneys, and the State Highway Commission. Any candidate for any municipal, county or county district office shall be a resident for 2 years.
SB 2073
Not Rated
Open primary elections; authorize for state, county and municipal offices. Dead
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SB 2085
Not Rated
Open primary elections; authorize for state, county and municipal offices. Dead
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SB 2110
Not Rated
Absentee voting; establish electronic application procedure for college students. Dead
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SB 2237
Good Policy
Public office; persons convicted of certain crimes are ineligible to qualify as a candidate for or be appointed to. Alive
Analysis: This bill seeks to to disqualify candidates from running for office if they have misappropriated funds.
SB 2240
Not Rated
Election commissioners; revise to be a nonpartisan office. Dead
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SB 2242
Not Rated
Affidavit ballots; certain persons who vote by must present proper voter ID or execute religious exemption within 3 days. Dead
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SB 2258
Not Rated
Elections; authorize online voter registration and preelection day voting. Dead
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SB 2302
Not Rated
Fourth Circuit Court District; clarify precinct composition of subdistricts. Dead
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SB 2374
Not Rated
Nonpartisan elections; require for offices of chancery clerk, circuit clerk, tax assessor, tax collector, surveyor and coroner. Dead
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SB 2394
Not Rated
Primary elections; certain duties regarding conduct of to be performed by local election commissions and clerks. Dead
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SB 2464
Not Rated
Voter registration; applicants must submit documentation proving U.S. citizenship. Dead
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SB 2506
Not Rated
Voter registration; authorize election officials to ensure that non-United States citizens are not registered to vote. Dead
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SB 2508
Not Rated
Suffrage; provide for restoration upon completion of sentence or placement on probation. Dead
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SB 2518
Not Rated
'Mississippi Recall Act of 2019'; enact. Dead
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SB 2527
Not Rated
Elections; authorize procedures to promote full investigation and detection of election law violations. Dead
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SB 2530
Not Rated
Absentee voting; may be conducted by voting machine if clerk and board of supervisors approve. Dead
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SB 2563
Not Rated
Absentee ballot; require to be placed in an unmarked envelope inside the envelope containing affidavits to ensure ballot secrecy. Dead
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SB 2572
Not Rated
Expunction and reenfranchisment; revise procedure for requesting. Dead
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SB 2589
Not Rated
Elections; authorize early voting. Dead
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SB 2619
Not Rated
Referendum; authorize to determine voter preferences regarding tax increase for infrastructure improvements. Dead
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SB 2635
Not Rated
Public lands; reestablish Office of State Land Commissioner and transfer authority of Secretary of State relative to supervision of. Dead
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SB 2654
Good Policy
Elections; revise procedure for examining certain records and for filing certain election contests. Dead
Analysis: This bill expands government transparency by allowing candidates to have the right of full examination of the ballot box, its contents, marked pollbooks, voting machines and any other document used to record the election results or proceedings.
SB 2705
Not Rated
Elections; make absentee vote final once cast. Dead
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SB 2726
Not Rated
Absentee voting; allow for persons who are detained but have not been convicted. Dead
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SB 2806
Not Rated
Mississippi Student Absentee Voting Act; enact. Dead
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SB 2818
Neutral
Electioneering; prohibit for all persons in any public area within 150 feet of polling place. Dead
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SB 2855
Not Rated
Suffrage; provide for restoration upon completion of sentence and payment of fines. Dead
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SB 2880
Not Rated
Absentee voting by mail; change notarization requirements for ballots submitted by certain college students. Dead
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SB 2895
Not Rated
Early voting; authorize. Dead
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SB 2909
Not Rated
Voter registration; require verification of an applicant's U.S. citizenship. Dead
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SB 2916
Neutral
Judicial offices; change qualifying deadline to March 1. Alive
Analysis: This bill changes the dealine to qualify for judicial offices from the first Friday after the first Monday in May before the general election for judicial office to March 1st.
SB 2917
Not Rated
Online voter registration; revise to allow for first-time voters to register through. Dead
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SB 2929
Not Rated
Presidential candidates; must release copy of income tax returns to have names placed on the ballot. Dead
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KEY: * = Amended % = 3/5ths Vote Required V = Vetoed
  $ = Revenue @ = Exempted From Deadline P = Partially Vetoed