Judiciary, Division B

2019 Regular Session

Judiciary, Division B

Bill Number Bill Description Bill Status
HB 281
Neutral
Suffrage; restore to Larry Braddock of Lowndes County. Alive
Analysis:
HB 602
Neutral
Suffrage; restore to James Vaughn of Tunica County. Alive
Analysis:
HB 666
Good Policy
Secure detention; raise minimum age for youth. Alive
Analysis: This bill raises the age that a child can be committed to the State Training School from 10 to 12 years old.
HB 677
Neutral
School bus overtaking; provide that all may report. Alive
Analysis: This bill allows for anyone who sees someone passing a stopped school bus to report the incident.
HB 940
Bad Policy
Consigned motor fuels; provide crime for theft of. Alive
Analysis: This bill makes violating contracts and larceny illegal and provides a regulatory framework for selling cosigned motor fuels. Larceny and violating contracts are already illegal and the state should enforce contracts and rights, not limit contracts and willing business opportunities through regulations
HB 1009
Neutral
Suffrage; restore to Catina Faulkner Taylor of Marshall County. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1320
Bad Policy
Sale of urine; prohibit and prescribe criminal penalties for violation of. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1445
Bad Policy
Implied Consent Law Violation Assessments; increase general fund of. Dead
Analysis: This bill raises the fees that the state can collect on those who do not consent to a warrantless blood or urine test.
HB 1465
Neutral
Assault and aggravated assault; include health care providers in provisions regarding. Alive
Analysis: This bill expands the definition of aggravated assault to include assaulting employees of a healthcare provider or facility.
HB 1535
Bad Policy
Window tint; remove medical exemption and delete population threshold for law enforcement. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1676
Neutral
Suffrage; restore to Kathy Whitten Huling of Itawamba County. Alive
Analysis:
HB 1692
Neutral
Suffrage; restore to Anthony Leroy Wallace of Harrison County. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1693
Neutral
Suffrage; restore to Shannon B. Oatis of Harrison County. Alive
Analysis:
HB 1713
Neutral
Suffrage; restore to Dexter Lee Foster of Lee County. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1722
Neutral
Suffrage; restore to Jimmie Joseph Webb, Jr., of Harrison County. Alive
Analysis:
HB 1725
Neutral
Suffrage; restore to Miko Butler of Pike County. Alive
Analysis:
HB 1728
Neutral
Suffrage; restore to Christopher Mathis of Tippah County. Alive
Analysis:
HB 1729
Neutral
Suffrage; restore to Billy Gene Barnes of Tippah County. Alive
Analysis:
HB 1746
Neutral
Suffrage; restore to Donna Kaye Taylor of Panola County. Alive
Analysis:
HB 1747
Neutral
Suffrage; restore to Phillip L. Sterling of Lincoln County. Alive
Analysis:
HB 1748
Neutral
Suffrage; restore to Stanley Love of Tunica County. Alive
Analysis:
HB 1749
Neutral
Suffrage; restore to Dorothy Jones of Amite County. Alive
Analysis:
HB 1751
Neutral
Suffrage; restore to Charles Frank Holloway, Jr. of Copiah County. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1752
Neutral
Suffrage; restore to Patrick J. Fick. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2054
Not Rated
Machete; prohibit possession of by a felon. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2096
Not Rated
Tax evasion; limit prosecution's authority to plea bargain. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2113
Not Rated
Chemical endangerment of a child or fetus; create crime of. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2118
Not Rated
Conviction; clarify subsequent for certain crimes and post-convictions relief. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2140
Not Rated
Arrest warrant; opportunity for probable cause hearing before issuance. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2159
Not Rated
Shoplifting; revise penalties. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2181
Not Rated
Arrest; require probable cause hearing for legislators. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2189
Not Rated
Organized retail theft; revise. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2191
Not Rated
Medical examiners and medical examiner investigators; make technical corrections. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2192
Not Rated
Mass-fatality incident; clarify authority of State Medical Examiner in recovery and identification operations. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2216
Not Rated
Department of Public Safety; efficiency and transparency for driver's license stations and firearm fingerprint locations. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2232
Not Rated
Motorcycles and bicycles; allow to proceed through red light if green light is not triggered. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2311
Not Rated
Expunction of conviction; revise. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2339
Not Rated
Statewide monetary assessments; discretionary. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2342
Not Rated
Expunction; allow for all nonviolent felonies. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2349
Not Rated
Marijuana; legalize. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2358
Not Rated
Marijuana; allow medical use by seriously ill patients, including service-connected PTSD. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2377
Not Rated
Sexual battery; conform statute of limitations to rape. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2378
Not Rated
Criminal procedure; allow interlocutory appeal by prosecution to stay proceedings and toll statute. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2406
Not Rated
Child abuse; felony if child tests positive for a controlled substance at birth. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2419
Not Rated
Expunction of felony; revise. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2420
Not Rated
Indecent assault; create the crime of. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2422
Not Rated
Expunction; allow after 20 years' good behavior. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2423
Not Rated
Sex offenders; future contact with victim prohibited (Carly's Law). Dead
Analysis:
SB 2432
Not Rated
Malicious mischief; create felony offense of damage to law enforcement surveillance equipment. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2437
Not Rated
Unlawfully overtaking a school bus; increase misdemeanor penalties. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2445
Good Policy
Pay and Trade with Confidence and Electronic Device Tampering Act; create. Alive
Analysis: It is unlawful for a person to possess a scanning device or reencoder without the permission of the cardholder of the credit card from which the information is being scanned or reencoded with the intent to defraud the cardholder, the issuer or a merchant.
SB 2470
Bad Policy
Forgery; revise penalty for. Alive
Analysis: This bill removes gold and silver from being protected from forgery in 97-21-13;15;17 by replacing them with the word, "currency." Code Section 97-21-23 already covers any promissory note, bill of exchange, draft, check, certificate of deposit, or other evidence of debt issued by any bank under the laws of the state, the USA, or foreign state. "Lenin was certainly right. There is no subtler, no surer means of overturning the existing basis of society than to debauch the currency. The process engages all the hidden forces of economic law on the side of destruction, and does it in a manner which not one man in a million is able to diagnose." -John Maynard Keynes, The Economic Consequences of the Peace, Chapter VI pg 236, 1919.
SB 2471
Not Rated
Possession of precursor chemicals; allow conviction to be expunged. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2473
Not Rated
Second chance; authorize expunction of certain nonviolent property crimes. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2474
Not Rated
Highway traffic; violation to maliciously impede. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2475
Not Rated
Bail; clarify judicial responsibility to conduct criminal background check. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2476
Not Rated
School bus; driver's license suspended for unlawfully passing when stopped. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2477
Not Rated
Pseudoephedrine; require written log of over-the-counter sales. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2478
Not Rated
Towing of vehicle; wrecker company allowed to retain contents of vehicle pending payment of towing bill. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2508
Not Rated
Suffrage; provide for restoration upon completion of sentence or placement on probation. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2532
Good Policy
Sex offenders; employers must notify parent or guardian of certain minors who come in contact with registered employee. Alive
Analysis: This bill mandates that employers with employees with sex offenses who have direct, private and unsupervised contact with minors under the age of eighteen years must notify the parents.
SB 2549
Not Rated
Juvenile offenders; provide alternative sentencing and parole options if convicted of certain offenses. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2553
Not Rated
Controlled substance offenses; revise enhanced penalties. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2554
Not Rated
Conviction; clarify subsequent for certain crimes and post-conviction relief. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2564
Not Rated
Expunction; consolidate statutes concerning. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2572
Not Rated
Expunction and reenfranchisment; revise procedure for requesting. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2575
Not Rated
Windshield tint restrictions; revise enforcement of. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2586
Not Rated
Expunction; revise which offenses are eligible. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2593
Not Rated
Board on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Training; revise membership of. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2594
Not Rated
Criminal history background checks; enact 'Ban the Box'. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2609
Not Rated
Employment Protection Act; revise and clarify. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2610
Not Rated
Open-box items; retailers required to prominently display exchange policies. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2612
Not Rated
Secure detention; raise minimum age. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2615
Not Rated
Felony conviction; revise expunction of. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2627
Not Rated
Suffrage; provide for restoration upon completion of sentence and other conditions. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2639
Not Rated
Conviction; clarify subsequent for certain crimes and post-conviction relief. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2662
Not Rated
Expunction/expungement; revise for those acquitted or found not guilty. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2696
Not Rated
Pretrial detention; persons charged with certain misdemeanor offenses to be released on recognizance. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2701
Not Rated
Pretrial detention; persons charged with certain misdemeanor offenses to be released on recognizance. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2706
Not Rated
Suffrage restored to James Gregory Banana of Clay County, Mississippi. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2728
Not Rated
Gang act; revise. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2733
Not Rated
Expunction; revise crimes. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2751
Not Rated
Motorcycles; allow to proceed through red light if green light is not triggered. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2752
Not Rated
Voyeurism; prescribe criminal penalties for conviction. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2811
Not Rated
Parole; change length of sentence to be served before offenders may request judicial recommendation of. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2812
Not Rated
Urine; create the crime of selling or tampering with urine. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2865
Not Rated
Assault and aggravated assault; include health care providers in provisions regarding. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2887
Not Rated
Sex offenders; must obtain approval from MDOC and MDPS before leaving state. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2907
Not Rated
Municipal courts; may accept electronic signatures for warrant applications. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2924
Not Rated
Habitual offender; revise. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2957
Suffrage restored to Amanda Hamblin of Clay County, Mississippi. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2997
Neutral
Suffrage; restore to James Maurice Mallett of Hinds County, Mississippi. Alive
Analysis:
SN 55
Leonard B. (Len) Schaefer, III, Mooreville, Mississippi, Polygraph Examiners Board as the Supervisor in Law Enforcement representative, term beginning March 4, 2019 and ending June 1, 2023. Alive
Analysis:
SN 61
Ricky Edward Dean, Brandon, Mississippi, Polygraph Examiners Board as the Active Polygraph Examiner, term beginning March 4, 2019 and ending February 6, 2023. Alive
Analysis:
SN 62
David J. Clayton, Petal, Mississippi, Polygraph Examiners Board as the Commercial Polygraph Examiner, six year term beginning July 1, 2019 and ending June 30, 2025. Alive
Analysis:
SN 76
Douglas Leroy (Doug) Adams, Moss Point, Mississippi, Crime Stoppers Advisory Council, term beginning March 13, 2019 and ending June 30, 2020. Alive
Analysis:
SN 77
Myrtis Elizabeth (Leisa) McElreath, Oxford, Mississippi, Crime Stoppers Advisory Council, term beginning March 13, 2019 and ending June 30, 2020. Alive
Analysis:
SN 82
Christopher (Chris) Freeze, Ridgeland, Mississippi, Crime Stoppers Advisory Council, two year term beginning July 1, 2019 and ending June 30, 2021. Alive
Analysis:
SN 99
Dr. Robert Edward (Bobby) Fox, Ph.D., Perkinston, Mississippi, Crime Stoppers Advisory Council, two year term beginning July 1, 2019 and ending June 30, 2021. Alive
Analysis:
SN 118
Katie Nicole Moulds, Jackson, Mississippi, Crime Stoppers Advisory Council, term beginning February 20, 2019 and ending June 30, 2020. Alive
Analysis:
KEY: * = Amended % = 3/5ths Vote Required V = Vetoed
  $ = Revenue @ = Exempted From Deadline P = Partially Vetoed