County Affairs

2020 Regular Session

County Affairs

Bill Number Bill Description Bill Status
HB 42
Not Rated
Counties; authorize to pay poll workers certain mileage. Alive
Analysis:
HB 278
Not Rated
Sixteenth section land; authorize leasing of certain land by cities/counties for less than minimum percentage of market value under certain circumstances. Alive
Analysis:
HB 407
Not Rated
Reverse auction; revise method of receiving bids through for agencies and governing authorities. Alive
Analysis:
HB 415
Not Rated
Counties; authorize boards of supervisors to pay county employees bi-weekly. Alive
Analysis:
HB 419
Not Rated
Counties; authorize boards of supervisors to pay county employees bi-weekly. Alive
Analysis:
HB 460
Not Rated
Reverse auctions; authorize local governments/agencies to solicit bids by a method other than reverse auction under certain circumstances. Alive
Analysis:
HB 493
Not Rated
Counties; may maintain electronic format of law books in courtrooms and in county public law libraries. Alive
Analysis:
HB 494
Bad Policy
County purchases; increase the minimum acquisition costs of items and services for certain purposes. Alive
Analysis: This bill raises the maximum amount a county can spend on any one purchase without reporting the purchase to the state government from $1,500 to $2,000. If anything, more oversight on what our tax dollars are spent on is necessary, not less.
HB 507
Not Rated
County public defenders; require salary of all to be the same as district attorneys. Alive
Analysis:
HB 588
Not Rated
Delinquent county garbage fees; provide nonrenewal of driver's licenses for nonpayment. Alive
Analysis:
HB 673
Not Rated
Group health insurance; allow local governing authorities to pay employees' benefits for dependents. Alive
Analysis:
HB 720
Not Rated
Board of Supervisors of Hancock County; revise salary of attorney hired to prosecute cases for county. Alive
Analysis:
HB 736
Not Rated
Counties; authorize to offer Medicare eligible county employees supplemental benefits if employees secure Medicare in lieu of using county insurance. Alive
Analysis:
HB 739
Not Rated
Counties and municipalities; authorize to offer Medicare eligible employees supplemental compensation, insurance and/or benefits if employees secure Medicare. Alive
Analysis:
HB 792
Not Rated
Land banks; authorize counties and municipalities to create to convert certain property to productive use. Alive
Analysis:
HB 1004
Not Rated
Body-worn cameras; require cities and counties to provide to police officers and deputy sheriffs. Alive
Analysis:
HB 1063
Not Rated
Certificate of educational recognition for tax assessors; authorize Mississippi Cooperative Extension Service to issue. Alive
Analysis:
HB 1171
Not Rated
County supervisors; designate as a first responder upon receipt of certain training. Alive
Analysis:
HB 1192
Not Rated
County and cities; authorize use of law enforcement escorts for athletic teams attending school-related activities. Alive
Analysis:
HB 1366
Not Rated
Budget of county sheriff, tax assessor and tax collector; remove certain obsolete reporting requirements concerning. Alive
Analysis:
HB 1397
Not Rated
County board of supervisors; authorize to provide certain annual salary supplement for members of the board. Alive
Analysis:
HB 1432
Not Rated
Supervisors and justice court judges; bring forward sections providing for annual salaries of. Alive
Analysis:
HB 1551
Not Rated
Counties; may assess the cost/penalty against menaced property as a civil debt. Alive
Analysis:
KEY: * = Amended % = 3/5ths Vote Required V = Vetoed
  $ = Revenue @ = Exempted From Deadline P = Partially Vetoed