Rules

2020 Regular Session

Rules

Bill Number Bill Description Bill Status
HB 39
Not Rated
Commission to redesign the MS State Flag; establish to develop 2 options for a new flag to present to the Legislature. Alive
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HB 170
Not Rated
Medicaid; require Governor and Division of Medicaid to negotiate to obtain federal waiver to expand Medicaid coverage. Alive
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HB 201
Not Rated
Juneteenth Freedom Day; designate June 19 as. Alive
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HB 202
Not Rated
State Flag; provide for statewide referendum on removing Confederate Battle Flag from the design of. Alive
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HB 203
Not Rated
Holy Bible; designate as the official state book of Mississippi. Alive
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HB 223
Not Rated
Monuments on public property; prohibit the removal or relocation unless authorized by legislation. Alive
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HB 232
Not Rated
Legislature; limit introduction of general bills requiring majority vote for passage to sessions in even-numbered years. Alive
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HB 342
Not Rated
Civil Rights Memorial Day; designate the last Monday in April as. Alive
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HB 516
Not Rated
Indigenous Native American Day; declare the second Monday in October as. Alive
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HB 517
Not Rated
State holiday; designate the last Monday of April as Civil Rights Memorial Day. Alive
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HB 580
Not Rated
State and United States flags; require state universities to display when in session. Alive
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HB 725
Not Rated
Landowners Protection Act; repeal. Alive
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HB 820
Not Rated
Commission to Redesign the Mississippi State Flag; establish to recommend new state flag design. Alive
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HB 881
Not Rated
House Rule 11A; amend to authorize personal staff for each member of the House. Alive
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HB 996
Not Rated
State flag; require public colleges and universities to display on each campus or lose state funds. Alive
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HB 1002
Not Rated
Commission to redesign the MS State Flag; establish to develop 2 options for a new flag to present to the Legislature. Alive
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HB 1003
Not Rated
State flag; prohibit display of current flag at or on state buildings or property until design is changed. Alive
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HB 1031
Not Rated
Mississippi Day of Freedom and Abolishment of Slavery; declare February 7 as. Alive
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HB 1032
Not Rated
Mississippi Day of Freedom and Abolishment of Slavery; declare February 7 as. Alive
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HB 1045
Not Rated
State flag; change design to that of the Magnolia flag. Alive
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HB 1066
Not Rated
State Flag; legislative caucuses may purpose new designs as options in nonbinding statewide referendum. Alive
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HB 1169
Not Rated
Landowners Protection Act; repeal. Alive
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HB 1204
Not Rated
Mississippi Public Records Act; authorize public bodies to continue to contract even though right to protest still available. Alive
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HB 1232
Not Rated
Bonds; create small municipalities security cameras and equipment grant program and authorize bonds to provide funds. Alive
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HB 1235
Not Rated
Unclaimed dead bodies; coroner shall cause to be entrusted to funeral homes in county on a rotation basis. Alive
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HB 1248
Not Rated
Education consultants; require to provide annual report of cost benefit analysis for professional development contracts for schools and districts with 'D' and 'F' accountability ratings. Alive
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HB 1249
Not Rated
Group health insurance; allow local governing authorities to pay employee's benefits for dependents. Alive
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HB 1252
Not Rated
School accountability rating system; exempt certain child development centers from the requirement of. Alive
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HB 1264
Not Rated
Department of Marine Resources; authorize unmarked vehicle for law enforcement activities in certain situations. Alive
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HB 1270
Not Rated
Conditions of probation; clarify that courts may provide certain treatment for veterans when placed on probation. Alive
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HC 1
Governor-Elect Tate Reeves; appoint a joint committee of the House and Senate to arrange inauguration of. Alive
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HC 2
Joint Session; provide for the inauguration of and to hear the message of Governor Tate Reeves. Alive
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HC 3
State of the State of the Governor; call joint session to hear. Alive
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HC 4
Alcorn State University 'Braves' Football Team; commend upon winning the 2019 Southwestern Athletic Conference championship. Alive
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HC 5
Fannie Lou Hamer; request the Joint Committee on the Library of Congress to approve the replacement of the statue of James Zachariah George with statue of. Alive
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HC 6
Arielle Hudson; commend and congratulate upon being named a 2020 Rhodes Scholar. Alive
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HC 7
Joint Rules; amend to limit introduction of general bills requiring majority vote to sessions in even-numbered years. Alive
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HC 8
Mr. Albert M. Ray, Sr.; commend stellar career and service of. Alive
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HC 9
Bad Policy
Yazoo Backwater Pump Project; support the completion of. Alive
Analysis: This is a concurrent resolution calling on various agencies of the Federal Government to complete the Yazoo Backwater Pump Project. The state is calling for a massive increase in the cost and scope of government that is out of line with what ought to be the government’s priorities.
HC 10
Puckett High School students; commend for placing second at the National 4-H Forestry Invitational. Alive
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HC 12
Joint Rules; adopt for 2020-2024 term. Alive
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HC 13
Mr. William J. 'Billy' McCoy; honor the life, service and legacy of upon his passing and express great sympathy to his family. Alive
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HC 14
Congress; urge to call a convention of the states under Article V of the U.S. Constitution to propose amendments limited to balancing the federal budget. Alive
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HC 15
'MS Initiative on HBCUs'; acknowledge importance of need to establish and encourage legislative support and funding. Alive
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HC 16
Constitution; amend to restore voting rights to qualified electors who have committed a felony once sentencing requirements are met. Alive
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HC 17
Daylight saving time; urge Congress to enact legislation to allow states to observe year-round. Alive
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HC 18
United States Constitution; urge congress to call convention of the states to amend regarding prayer in public schools. Alive
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HC 19
Not Rated
President Trump; urge to cancel any plans for a military parade and use monies to help the veterans. Alive
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HC 20
Ted Parker; commend upon being named the 2019 Swisher Sweets/Sunbelt Ag Expo Southeastern Farmer of the Year. Alive
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HC 21
Charvarius Ward; commend and congratulate for being a member of the Kansas City Chiefs, the Super Bowl LIV Champions. Alive
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HC 22
Chris Jones; commend and congratulate for being a member of the Super Bowl LIV Champions Kansas City Chiefs. Alive
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HC 24
Not Rated
Constitution; amend to restore voting rights to qualified electors who have committed certain felonies once sentencing requirements met. Alive
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HC 26
Not Rated
Gentry High School Gentrytes; commend for remarkable success and numerous awards. Alive
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HC 28
Not Rated
Everest; commend upon becoming the state's first rural education and innovation hub to train computer coding professionals. Alive
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HC 29
Not Rated
Constitution; amend to prohibit local governments from imposing upon any real property an ad valorem tax rate of more than 200 mills. Alive
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HC 30
Nineteenth amendment; celebrate ratification of. Alive
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HC 32
Not Rated
Joint Rules; amend to create a procedure for issuance of ethnic disparity impact statements. Alive
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HC 36
Not Rated
Lieutenant Colonel Reuben Soliz; commend for display of courage under fire. Alive
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HC 37
Not Rated
Dr. Clyde Muse; commend laudable career and distinguished service of upon the occasion of his retirement. Alive
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HR 5
Resolution
Payne Edward Sleeper; commend and congratulate for his academic achievements, accomplishments and community service. Alive
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HR 6
Resolution
Emmett Till murder; issue apology for state's role in killers' acquittals that were based on a lie. Alive
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HR 7
Resolution
Lake Hico; urge Entergy Mississippi to assist residents with returning to a public park. Alive
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HR 8
Resolution
President Trump; urge to end the tariff war that is hurting Mississippi farmers. Alive
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HR 9
Resolution
President Trump; urge to agree that the press is not a threat to America. Alive
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HR 10
Resolution
Mr. J.D. Burchfield; commend service as World War II veteran and congratulate on the occasion of his 98th birthday. Alive
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HR 11
Resolution
Elder Walter S. Dixon, Sr.; commend upon the occasion of his 100th birthday. Alive
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HR 12
Resolution
Alcorn State University Braves Football Team; commend upon winning the 2019 Southwestern Athletic Conference Championship. Alive
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HR 13
Resolution
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., recognize and declare Feb. 4, 2020, as Mississippi Delta Day at the State Capitol. Alive
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HR 14
Resolution
Omega Psi Phi Day; designate February 5, 2020 as in Mississippi. Alive
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HR 15
Not Rated
House Rules; amend to create a new rule that requires each committee's agenda to be published 24 hours before the meeting. Alive
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HR 16
Resolution
'Caring Shirts'; commend and thank the members of. Alive
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HR 17
Resolution
Siggers High School; commemorate as first African-American high school in Shannon, MS. Alive
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HR 18
Resolution
Robert 'Kipp' Greggory Knippers; commend life upon his passing. Alive
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HR 19
Resolution
Hiram Rhodes Revels; honor the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the election as the first African-American United States Senator. Alive
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HR 20
Resolution
Dr. Howard D. Clark; commend life and legacy upon his passing. Alive
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HR 21
Resolution
Dr. Josephine Posey; commend life and legacy upon passing of. Alive
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HR 22
Not Rated
House Rules; create new rule that provides a procedure for a racial and ethnic impact statement. Alive
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HR 23
Not Rated
House Rules; amend to require a racial impact statement for all legislation to be attached to each bill. Alive
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HR 24
Not Rated
Mississippi Links Day at the Capitol 2020; commend for their outstanding service under the initiative, 'Transforming Communities - Fulfilling Our Purpose.' Alive
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HR 25
Resolution
State Games of Mississippi Youth Athlete of the Year; commend and congratulate Tulio Figarola upon earning. Alive
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HR 26
Resolution
'Mississippi Links Day at the Capitol 2020'; honor as 'Agents of Change, Advocates of Action.' Alive
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HR 27
Resolution
State Games of MS Male Athlete of the Year; commend and congratulate Larry Dudley for earning. Alive
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HR 28
Resolution
Stephanie Cayula; commend for being named the 2019 State Games of Mississippi 'Female Athlete of the Year'. Alive
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HR 29
Not Rated
Gentry High School Gentrytes; commend for remarkable success and numerous awards. Alive
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HR 30
Not Rated
National Commander James W. 'Bill' Oxford; commend on election as National Commander of American Legion and welcome to Guatier, MS. Alive
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HR 31
Not Rated
Jordan Tierney; commend and congratulate upon being crowned Miss Rodeo America 2020. Alive
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HR 32
Not Rated
Makayla Jordan; commend upon being crowned Miss Dixie National 2020. Alive
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SC 501
Joint assembly to inaugurate Lieutenant Governor and state officials. Alive
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SC 502
Commend the Hernando High School 'Marching Tigers' and staff for winning fourth Class 6A State Championship. Alive
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SC 503
Remembering the professional football legacy of Oakland Raider Super Bowl Champion William (Willie) Brown of Yazoo City. Alive
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SC 504
Extend sympathy of Legislature to surviving family of Panola County Constable Raye Hawkins. Alive
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SC 505
Remembering the legacy of Hinds County Senior Court Judge Houston J. Patton. Alive
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SC 506
Recognize March as 'Theatre in Our Schools' Month. Alive
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SC 507
Celebrating the 175th Anniversary of Neely Baptist Church in Greene County. Alive
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SC 508
Commend Nanih Waiya High School 'Warriors' Football Team for second consecutive Class 1A State Championship. Alive
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SC 509
Commend Oxford High School 'Chargers' Football Team and Coach Chris Cutcliffe for first-ever 6A State Championship. Alive
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SC 510
Commend musical excellence of Select Chorus at Forrest County Agricultural High School. Alive
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SC 512
Recognize outstanding military career of U.S. Army Reserve Lt. Colonel 'Dex' McCain of Batesville on his retirement. Alive
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SC 513
Pay tribute to the memory of former Jackson City Commissioner and Mississippi Public Service Commissioner Nielsen Cochran. Alive
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SC 514
Commend Murrah High School Mustang Speech and Debate Team for national awards and four senior Academic All-Americans. Alive
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SC 515
Mourn the passing of Alcorn State University Historian Dr. Josephine Posey. Alive
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SC 516
Commend Lt. Col. (Retired)' Dr. William 'Bill' Cooley. Alive
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SC 517
Commend Honorable Fred Banks, Jr. Alive
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SC 518
Commend Honorable Reuben V. Anderson, first African American Justice of Mississippi Supreme Court. Alive
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SC 519
Commend the 2019 West Point High School 'Green Wave' Football Team for winning their four-peat Class 5A Championship. Alive
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SC 520
Congratulating Mississippi Public Broadcasting (MPB) on 50th Anniversary on February 1, 2020. Alive
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SC 521
Recognize January 13 as Founders Day for Delta Sigma Theta Sorority public service organization. Alive
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SC 522
Commend Alcorn State University 'Braves' Football Team and Coach Fred McNair for winning 2019 second-consecutive SWAC Championship. Alive
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SC 523
Commemorate 150th Anniversary of Saint Joseph Catholic School. Alive
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SC 524
Designate February 12, 2020, as 'World Cholangiocarcinoma Day'. Alive
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SC 525
Recognize former Senator Willie Simmons as first African American elected to the Mississippi Transportation Commission. Alive
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SC 526
Recognize Ruby Jean McGee Kennedy on the occasion of her 100th Birthday. Alive
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SC 527
Remember JSU Legend Walter Payton on the occasion of being named as No. 16 in ESPN's College Football's 150 Greatest Players. Alive
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SC 528
'Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Day at the Capitol'; observe on March 17, 2020. Alive
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SC 529
Commend legacy of former Ole Miss record-breaking quarterback Eli Manning on the occasion of his retirement from the New York Giants. Alive
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SC 530
Commend the public service of Hinds County Supervisor Peggy Hobson Calhoun on the occasion of her retirement. Alive
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SC 531
Recognize Richard Kelso as the recipient of the 2020 Governor's Arts Award for Excellence in Visual Arts. Alive
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SC 532
Recognize Steve Forbert as the recipient of the 2020 Governor's Arts Award for Excellence in Music. Alive
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SC 533
Recognize Henry Danton as the recipient of the 2020 Governor's Arts Award for Lifetime Achievement in Dance. Alive
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SC 534
Recognize Tougaloo College Art Collections as the recipient of the 2020 Governor's Arts Award for Preservation of the Arts. Alive
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SC 535
Recognize The Jackson Southernaires as the recipient of the 2020 Governor's Arts Award for Lifetime Achievement in Music. Alive
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SC 536
Recognize achievements of Grammy Award-Winning Country Music Singer-Songwriter Marty Stuart and his commitment to Mississippi. Alive
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KEY: * = Amended % = 3/5ths Vote Required V = Vetoed
  $ = Revenue @ = Exempted From Deadline P = Partially Vetoed