Municipalities

2020 Regular Session

Municipalities

Bill Number Bill Description Bill Status
HB 48
Not Rated
'Mississippi Joint Municipal Law Enforcement Act'; create. Alive
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HB 115
Not Rated
Code-charter municipality governing authorities; may delegate duties related to personnel actions. Alive
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HB 153
Not Rated
Community and Police Safety Act; create. Alive
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HB 221
Not Rated
Municipal annexation; provide that an election shall be held on the question of. Alive
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HB 273
Not Rated
Municipal judges; authorize to hold court outside municipal boundaries that is more than within a one-mile radius of municipality to accept pleas. Alive
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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
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HB 282
Good Policy
Golf carts and low-speed vehicles; allow municipalities to authorize operation on municipal streets. Alive
Analysis: This bill authorizes local municipalities to be the sole deciders on road permits for Golf carts and low-speed vehicles in their jurisdiction. Decentralization of authority on trivial matters such as permits for golf carts and other low-speed vehicles is prudent as local government is typically more equipped to handle these local issues.
HB 407
Not Rated
Reverse auction; revise method of receiving bids through for agencies and governing authorities. Alive
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HB 460
Not Rated
Reverse auctions; authorize local governments/agencies to solicit bids by a method other than reverse auction under certain circumstances. Alive
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HB 531
Neutral
Counties and municipalities; encourage to exchange information with military installations relating to land use and development. Alive
Analysis: This bill encourages counties and municipalities to coordinate more closely with military installations in the state for zoning purposes.
HB 555
Not Rated
Municipal annexation; require an election be held on the question of in the proposed annexed territory. Alive
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HB 569
Not Rated
Counties and municipalities; may enter into interlocal agreement to allow municipal officers to cover the duties of deputies who attend the funeral of an officer. Alive
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HB 610
Not Rated
'Keeping Our Municipalities Clean Pretrial Intervention Act'; create. Alive
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HB 645
Not Rated
Urban renewal agency commission; revise composition of. Alive
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HB 646
Not Rated
Urban renewal agency; authorize increase in number of commissioners serving on board of. Alive
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HB 730
Not Rated
Municipalities; authorize those of certain size to conduct special elections at one polling place. Alive
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HB 739
Not Rated
Counties and municipalities; authorize to offer Medicare eligible employees supplemental compensation, insurance and/or benefits if employees secure Medicare. Alive
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HB 791
Not Rated
Repealer on one cent special sales tax on gross proceeds/income of businesses in cities with population of 150,000 or more. Alive
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HB 792
Not Rated
Land banks; authorize counties and municipalities to create to convert certain property to productive use. Alive
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HB 793
Not Rated
Urban renewal agency commission; revise composition of. Alive
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HB 958
Not Rated
Municipal annexation; require an election be held in the proposed annexed territory. Alive
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HB 1004
Not Rated
Body-worn cameras; require cities and counties to provide to police officers and deputy sheriffs. Alive
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HB 1153
Not Rated
Radar; revise population threshold for municipal law enforcement to use on public streets of municipality. Alive
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HB 1192
Not Rated
County and cities; authorize use of law enforcement escorts for athletic teams attending school-related activities. Alive
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HB 1198
Not Rated
Small Business Employee Benefit Task Force; create. Alive
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KEY: * = Amended % = 3/5ths Vote Required V = Vetoed
  $ = Revenue @ = Exempted From Deadline P = Partially Vetoed