Energy

2020 Regular Session

Energy

Bill Number Bill Description Bill Status
SB 2081
Not Rated
Municipally owned waterworks; prohibit from charging higher rates to certain customers in another municipality. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2157
Not Rated
Mississippi Telephone Solicitation Act; revise the time period for authorized calls and require a certain prefix. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2193
Not Rated
Commercial mobile radio service providers; shall automatically compensate customers for loss of service. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2194
Not Rated
Mississippi Telephone Solicitation Act; remove repealer on statute providing for the deposit of fees into the State General Fund. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2330
Not Rated
Public Service Commission; require to study the funding and expenditures of emergency communications districts. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2386
Not Rated
PSC; extend repealers, remove Motor Carrier Law references, treat renewable purchases like other power purchases. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2389
Bad Policy
Telecommunications Fraud Prevention and Utility Infrastructure Protection Act; enact. Alive
Analysis: This bill creates an enforcement arm of the Mississippi Public Service Commission consisting of law enforcement officers tasked with preventing scam phone calls. As there are already federal and state law enforcement entities tasked with solving this issue, this bill would be creating more needless government jobs.
SB 2391
Not Rated
Excavations; require use of the Positive Response Information System (PRIS) when marking the location of underground facilities. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2392
Not Rated
Jackson County Utility Authority; reconstitute board of directors and revise provisions relating to the board. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2393
Not Rated
Underground Facilities Damage Prevention Board; clarify term length for board members and term limits for executive committee members. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2396
Not Rated
Motor fuel sales; provide immunity for damages caused by the use of incompatible fuel upon certain conditions. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2674
Not Rated
Community public water systems; require continuing education for board members. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2685
Not Rated
Local governments; may not prohibit expansion, connection or reconnection of utility services based on source of energy. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2687
Not Rated
Investor-owned electric public utilities; certain provisions of MS Broadband Enabling Act shall be applicable to. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2689
Not Rated
Liquefied petroleum gas providers; provide affirmative defense in civil actions for damage or injury caused by certain circumstances. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2746
Not Rated
Emergency phone service and DPS; bring forward sections for possible amendment. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2761
Not Rated
Oil and gas severance taxes; move remittance date back one month. Alive
Analysis:
KEY: * = Amended % = 3/5ths Vote Required V = Vetoed
  $ = Revenue @ = Exempted From Deadline P = Partially Vetoed