Rules

2020 Regular Session

Rules

Bill Number Bill Description Bill Status
HC 1
Not Rated
Governor-Elect Tate Reeves; appoint a joint committee of the House and Senate to arrange inauguration of. Alive
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HC 2
Not Rated
Joint Session; provide for the inauguration of and to hear the message of Governor Tate Reeves. Alive
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HC 3
Not Rated
State of the State of the Governor; call joint session to hear. Alive
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HC 4
Not Rated
Alcorn State University 'Braves' Football Team; commend upon winning the 2019 Southwestern Athletic Conference championship. Alive
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HC 6
Not Rated
Arielle Hudson; commend and congratulate upon being named a 2020 Rhodes Scholar. Alive
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HC 8
Not Rated
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 12
Not Rated
Joint Rules; adopt for 2020-2024 term. Alive
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HC 13
Not Rated
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 20
Not Rated
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
Not Rated
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
Not Rated
Chris Jones; commend and congratulate for being a member of the Super Bowl LIV Champions Kansas City Chiefs. Alive
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HC 30
Not Rated
Nineteenth amendment; celebrate ratification of. Alive
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SB 2036
Not Rated
Official Mississippi state song; authorize two state songs. Alive
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SB 2040
Not Rated
Legislature; reduce size of beginning with the 2023 statewide general election. Alive
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SB 2041
Not Rated
Mississippi Daylight Protection Act; create. Alive
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SB 2043
Not Rated
Alteration or renaming of historical monuments, memorials and streets; prohibit and provide sanctions. Alive
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SB 2054
Good Policy
Capitol mail carrier and post office; repeal certain provisions relating to. Alive
Analysis: This bill eliminates the position of mail carrier and distributor for the legislature and de-funds the upkeep of the legislative post-office room. The elimination of government functions that are not completely necessary saves the taxpayer's money.
SB 2248
Not Rated
State Flag; revise design of. Alive
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SB 2250
Not Rated
State Truth Commission; establish. Alive
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SB 2251
Not Rated
Official Mississippi state song; authorize 'Mississippi Beautiful.' Alive
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SB 2263
Not Rated
Compact for a Balanced Budget; revise the delegates and extend repeal date on the compact. Alive
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SB 2314
Neutral
State parks; change name of Natchez State Park to 'Bob M. Dearing Natchez State Park.' Alive
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SB 2446
Not Rated
Official State Flag; revise the design of. Alive
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SC 501
Not Rated
Joint assembly to inaugurate Lieutenant Governor and state officials. Alive
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SC 502
Not Rated
Commend the Hernando High School 'Marching Tigers' and staff for winning fourth Class 6A State Championship. Alive
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SC 503
Not Rated
Remembering the professional football legacy of Oakland Raider Super Bowl Champion William (Willie) Brown of Yazoo City. Alive
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SC 504
Not Rated
Extend sympathy of Legislature to surviving family of Panola County Constable Raye Hawkins. Alive
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SC 505
Not Rated
Remembering the legacy of Hinds County Senior Court Judge Houston J. Patton. Alive
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SC 506
Not Rated
Recognize March as 'Theatre in Our Schools' Month. Alive
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SC 507
Not Rated
Celebrating the 175th Anniversary of Neely Baptist Church in Greene County. Alive
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SC 508
Not Rated
Commend Nanih Waiya High School 'Warriors' Football Team for second consecutive Class 1A State Championship. Alive
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SC 509
Not Rated
Commend Oxford High School 'Chargers' Football Team and Coach Chris Cutcliffe for first-ever 6A State Championship. Alive
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SC 510
Not Rated
Commend musical excellence of Select Chorus at Forrest County Agricultural High School. Alive
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SC 512
Not Rated
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
Not Rated
Pay tribute to the memory of former Jackson City Commissioner and Mississippi Public Service Commissioner Nielsen Cochran. Alive
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SC 514
Not Rated
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
Not Rated
Mourn the passing of Alcorn State University Historian Dr. Josephine Posey. Alive
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SC 516
Not Rated
Commend Lt. Col. (Retired)' Dr. William 'Bill' Cooley. Alive
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SC 517
Not Rated
Commend Honorable Fred Banks, Jr. Alive
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SC 518
Not Rated
Commend Honorable Reuben V. Anderson, first African American Justice of Mississippi Supreme Court. Alive
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SC 519
Not Rated
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
Not Rated
Congratulating Mississippi Public Broadcasting (MPB) on 50th Anniversary on February 1, 2020. Alive
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SC 521
Not Rated
Recognize January 13 as Founders Day for Delta Sigma Theta Sorority public service organization. Alive
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SC 522
Not Rated
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
Not Rated
Commemorate 150th Anniversary of Saint Joseph Catholic School. Alive
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SC 524
Not Rated
Designate February 12, 2020, as 'World Cholangiocarcinoma Day'. Alive
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SC 525
Not Rated
Recognize former Senator Willie Simmons as first African American elected to the Mississippi Transportation Commission. Alive
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SC 526
Not Rated
Recognize Ruby Jean McGee Kennedy on the occasion of her 100th Birthday. Alive
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SC 527
Not Rated
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
Not Rated
'Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Day at the Capitol'; observe on March 17, 2020. Alive
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SC 529
Not Rated
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
Not Rated
Commend the public service of Hinds County Supervisor Peggy Hobson Calhoun on the occasion of her retirement. Alive
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SC 531
Not Rated
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
Not Rated
Recognize Steve Forbert as the recipient of the 2020 Governor's Arts Award for Excellence in Music. Alive
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SC 533
Not Rated
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
Not Rated
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
Not Rated
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
Not Rated
Recognize achievements of Grammy Award-Winning Country Music Singer-Songwriter Marty Stuart and his commitment to Mississippi. Alive
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SC 537
Not Rated
'Southeastern Super Tuesday Presidential Primary for the 2024 Election'; urge Governor and Secretary of State to develop agreement. Alive
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SC 538
Not Rated
Designate March 7, 2020, as 'Mississippi Colorectal Cancer Awareness Day.' Alive
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SC 539
Not Rated
Commend Stone County High School 'Tomcats' Tennis Team for winning 2019 5A State Championship. Alive
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SC 540
Not Rated
Paying tribute to the public, legal and military service of Honorable Cono Caranna II of Biloxi, Mississippi. Alive
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SC 541
Not Rated
Commend Super Bowl LIV football Champion Kansas City Chief Linebacker Damien Wilson from Gloster, Mississippi. Alive
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SC 542
Not Rated
Commend Super Bowl Champion Kansas City Chief Cornerback Charvarius Ward. Alive
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SC 544
Not Rated
Designate April 13-19, 2020, as 'Mississippi Mosquito and West Nile Virus Awareness Week.' Alive
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SC 545
Not Rated
Bonnet Carr Spillway; urge Congress to work collaboratively with the state to find long-term solutions. Alive
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SC 546
Not Rated
Celebrating the Consecration of Bishop-Elect Dr. Charles E. Bass of Family Worship Church in Greenville, Mississippi. Alive
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SC 547
Not Rated
Constitution; amend Section 241 to allow felons to vote upon meeting certain conditions. Alive
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SC 549
Not Rated
Constitution of 1890; insert 'Marsy's Law' to give victims certain rights in the criminal justice system. Alive
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SC 552
Not Rated
Second Amendment rights and preemption of Mississippi law relative to firearms; express legislative intent. Alive
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SC 553
Not Rated
Commend Super Bowl LIV football Champion Kansas City Chief Defensive Tackle Chris Jones from Houston, Mississippi. Alive
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SC 554
Not Rated
Commend 2020 Higher Education Appreciation Day Working for Academic Excellence (HEADWAE) honorees. Alive
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SC 555
Not Rated
Commend legacy of Honorable Hiram Revels on 150th Anniversary of his election to U.S. Senate. Alive
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SN 17
Not Rated
Nancy Rea Luke Carpenter, Columbus, Mississippi, Board of Trustees of the Mississippi Department of Archives and History, six year term beginning January 1, 2020 and ending January 1, 2026. Alive
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SN 18
Not Rated
Spencer J. (Spence) Flatgard, Ridgeland, Mississippi, Board of Trustees of the Mississippi Department of Archives and History, six year term beginning January 1, 2020 and ending January 1, 2026. Alive
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SN 19
Not Rated
Edmond Earl Hughes, Jr., Ocean Springs, Mississippi, Board of Trustees of the Mississippi Department of Archives and History, six year term beginning January 1, 2020 and ending January 1, 2026. Alive
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SN 20
Not Rated
Helen Moss Smith, Natchez, Mississippi, Board of Trustees of the Mississippi Department of Archives and History, six year term beginning January 1, 2020 and ending January 1, 2026. Alive
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SR 1
Resolution
Adopt permanent rules of the Senate. Alive
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SR 2
Resolution
Commend Senate service of Senator Debbie Dawkins. Alive
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SR 3
Resolution
Commend Senate service of Senator Chris Massey. Alive
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SR 4
Resolution
Senate Rules; amend Rule 65 to provide for removal of members of the Rules Committee. Alive
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SR 5
Resolution
Commend Delta Sigma Theta Sorority at Delta Days in the Capitol. Alive
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SR 6
Resolution
Paying tribute to the memory of respected Morton Physician and Community Leader Dr. Howard D. Clark, M.D. Alive
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SR 7
Resolution
Recognize 75th Anniversary of Resurrection Catholic School Annual Carnival Ball. Alive
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SR 8
Resolution
Recognize 'Mississippi Links Day at the Capitol.' Alive
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SR 9
Resolution
Commend St. Andrew's Episcopal 'Lady Saints' Soccer Team for winning the State Championship. Alive
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SR 10
Resolution
Welcome NASA Astronaut Colonel Douglas Wheelock on Stennis Space Center Capitol Day. Alive
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KEY: * = Amended % = 3/5ths Vote Required V = Vetoed
  $ = Revenue @ = Exempted From Deadline P = Partially Vetoed