Accountability, Efficiency, Transparency

2021 Regular Session

Accountability, Efficiency, Transparency

Bill Number Bill Description Bill Status
SB 2005
Not Rated
State Board of Examiners for Audiology and Speech Language Pathology; create. Alive
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SB 2010
Not Rated
Interception of wire or oral communications; authorize sheriff departments to possess, operate or monitor such devices. Alive
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SB 2015
Not Rated
Online voter registration; revise to allow for first-time voters to register through. Alive
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SB 2021
Not Rated
Coordinator of Mental Health Accessibility; house position under DFA, exempt contracts from rules of contract review board. Alive
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SB 2025
Not Rated
Travel Insurance Act of 2021; create. Alive
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SB 2043
Not Rated
State agencies; require all chief financial officers and accountants to be employed by DFA. Alive
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SB 2047
Not Rated
Appointed state officers; provide for the removal of for certain forms of willful neglect. Alive
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SB 2048
Not Rated
Regulatory Reduction Program; require certain pilot agencies to implement. Alive
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SB 2061
Not Rated
State Superintendent of Education; provide limitation on salary. Alive
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SB 2077
Not Rated
Central Market Board; abolish and transfer functions to the Department of Agriculture and Commerce. Alive
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SB 2079
Not Rated
Mississippi Minimum Wage Act; establish. Alive
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SB 2080
Not Rated
Temporary day workers; protect labor and employment rights of. Alive
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SB 2094
Not Rated
Municipalities; authorize discretionary control within corporate limits. Alive
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SB 2097
Not Rated
Criminal procedure; allow interlocutory appeal by prosecution of certain adverse rulings. Alive
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SB 2098
Not Rated
State Board of Funeral Service; extend repealer on. Alive
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SB 2102
Not Rated
Agreement Among the States to Elect the President by National Popular Vote; create. Alive
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SB 2103
Not Rated
Correctional system cost-per-day reviews; transfer responsibility from PEER to MDOC. Alive
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SB 2104
Not Rated
Parole Board; bring forward sections relating to powers and duties of. Alive
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SB 2114
Not Rated
Mississippi Companion Animal Abuser Registry Act; enact. Alive
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SB 2133
Not Rated
Restitution centers; transition to post-release reentry centers. Alive
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SB 2134
Not Rated
Restitution centers; transition to pre-release centers. Alive
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SB 2138
Not Rated
Office of Department of Corrections Ombudsman; establish. Alive
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SB 2139
Not Rated
Corrections; create a Corrections Inspection Council to serve in advisory capacity to state officials. Alive
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SB 2140
Not Rated
Absentee voting; establish electronic application procedure for college students. Alive
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SB 2148
Not Rated
School buildings; require new construction and certain renovations to include water bottle filling stations. Alive
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SB 2151
Not Rated
Education Continuum for Mississippi's Future Task Force; create. Alive
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SB 2152
Not Rated
High-performing education systems design; establish task force. Alive
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SB 2165
Not Rated
Veterans Service Officers; revise certain qualifications and requirements. Alive
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SB 2167
Not Rated
Capitol Complex Improvement District; increase DFA's borrowing authority and divert use tax revenue for. Alive
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SB 2171
Not Rated
Transgender 21 Act; enact. Alive
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SB 2174
Not Rated
County prosecuting attorney; revise annual salary of for Jackson County. Alive
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SB 2175
Not Rated
District attorney criminal investigators; revise salary of. Alive
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SB 2184
Not Rated
Occupational Licensing Review Commission; require supervision of civil actions brought by occupational licensing boards. Alive
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SB 2186
Not Rated
Sales tax; create diversion to counties. Alive
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SB 2187
Not Rated
Universal Recognition of Occupational Licenses Act; enact. Alive
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SB 2188
Not Rated
State agencies; revise reporting requirements when personnel actions are exempted from State Personnel Board procedures. Alive
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SB 2189
Not Rated
Counties and municipalities; authorize to offer Medicare eligible employees supplemental compensation if employees secure Medicare. Alive
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SB 2190
Not Rated
Emergency Management Law; revise definition to include a public health emergency and revise emergency powers of the Governor. Alive
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SB 2192
Not Rated
Sheriffs; revise annual salary for counties with population of more than 100,000. Alive
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SB 2193
Not Rated
DA criminal investigators; revise salary of. Alive
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SB 2195
Not Rated
Motor vehicle tags; allow legislators to have both legislator and regular/personalized tags and display them alternately. Alive
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SB 2196
Not Rated
Appointment of officers; require Governor and Lt. Governor to make appointments to fill vacant offices within a certain period of time. Alive
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SB 2197
Not Rated
Secretary of State; create no more than two deputy secretary of state positions. Alive
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SB 2200
Not Rated
West Central Mississippi Incubator Grant Program; establish with county governments, DFA and local development districts. Alive
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SB 2202
Not Rated
Sales tax; divert certain sales tax revenue to special fund for state parks improvement. Alive
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SB 2214
Not Rated
Individual bond; require for public officers and employees handling public funds. Alive
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SB 2215
Not Rated
Capitol Complex Improvement District; revise boundaries to include Battlefield Park. Alive
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SB 2222
Not Rated
Board of Nursing; revise penalties for prohibited conduct and authorize the recovery of reasonable costs. Alive
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SB 2232
Not Rated
Intervention court; amend criteria for participation in. Alive
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SB 2233
Not Rated
Violent habitual offender; require both previous crimes to have been crimes of violence. Alive
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SB 2234
Not Rated
County jail census data; facilitate availability of. Alive
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SB 2242
Not Rated
Landlord-tenant law; revise. Alive
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SB 2247
Not Rated
Concealed weapon permit; authorize Secretary of State to designate certain employees for. Alive
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SB 2257
Not Rated
Elections; public official's qualification as candidate deemed resignation of current office. Alive
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SB 2271
Not Rated
Arrest warrants; require probable cause hearing for legislators before issuance. Alive
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SB 2280
Not Rated
Mississippi correctional system; establish Department of Reentry and Supervision and Office of Corrections Ombudsman. Alive
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SB 2281
Not Rated
The Mississippi First Responder Protection Act; enact. Alive
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SB 2289
Not Rated
Solemn Covenant of the States to Award Prizes for Curing Diseases Compact; enact and prescribe provisions. Alive
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SB 2291
Not Rated
Public Service Commission; require to study the funding and expenditures of emergency communications districts. Alive
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SB 2300
Not Rated
Schools; require carbon monoxide detectors in all. Alive
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SB 2303
Not Rated
Women's Economic Security Act of 2021; enact. Alive
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SB 2325
Not Rated
Mississippi Pregnant Workers Fairness Act; create. Alive
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SB 2339
Not Rated
Local governmental entities; may publish public notices online. Alive
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SB 2340
Not Rated
Minority subgrantees contracted by Department of Human Services; require study and policy. Alive
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SB 2341
Not Rated
Certificate of Need; direct issue to City of Newton for adult psychiatric beds. Alive
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SB 2388
Not Rated
'Mississippi Coastal Master Plan Act of 2021'; enact. Alive
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SB 2398
Not Rated
Military bases: establish a process to ensure adequate notice and opportunity to mitigate adverse mission impacts. Alive
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SB 2406
Not Rated
Emergency medical services; prohibit sole participation in nonemergency, interfacility transfers. Alive
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SB 2421
Not Rated
Mississippi Emergency Communications Act; create. Alive
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SB 2423
Not Rated
Cosmetology; board shall issue license by reciprocity to persons who present certain documentation. Alive
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SB 2425
Not Rated
Mississippi Minimum Wage Act; establish. Alive
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SB 2428
Not Rated
PERS; reduce vesting period for retirement benefits from eight years to four years. Alive
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SB 2435
Not Rated
Alcoholic beverages; revise various provisions relating to distilleries. Alive
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SB 2448
Not Rated
PEER Committee; require to conduct a review of wrap-around services. Alive
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SB 2450
Not Rated
Appointments to executive agency boards; to be made from current Mississippi congressional districts. Alive
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SB 2469
Not Rated
Counties and municipalities; prohibit surcharge on certain payments by credit or debit cards. Alive
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SB 2471
Not Rated
Law enforcement training expenses; revise time for reimbursement of formerly employing entity. Alive
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SB 2479
Not Rated
Regulatory reduction program for Department of Environmental Quality; provide pilot program. Alive
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SB 2501
Not Rated
Commission on Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks; convert into advisory commission. Alive
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SB 2511
Not Rated
Salary cap; exempt attorneys employed by Attorney General from. Alive
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SB 2516
Not Rated
Construction manager at-risk program; exempt under public bidding laws. Alive
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SB 2517
Not Rated
Public works construction; performance bond not required if contract is less than $50,000.00 and paid in two equal installments. Alive
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SB 2520
Not Rated
Disposal of certain municipal records after 20 years; authorize. Alive
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SB 2525
Not Rated
State Workplace Safety and Health Office; establish under State Board of Health. Alive
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SB 2533
Not Rated
Community schools; authorize implementation under the administration of a District of Innovation. Alive
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SB 2535
Not Rated
School prayer; require school boards to designate a period of reflection in which prayer shall be allowed. Alive
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SB 2536
Not Rated
Athletics; enact the 'Mississippi Fairness Act.' Alive
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SB 2544
Not Rated
University of Mississippi Medical Center; create joint committee to study the organization of. Alive
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SB 2546
Not Rated
Procurement of wireless communication devices for students; exempt institutions of higher learning in emergency situations. Alive
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SB 2579
Not Rated
White-Collar Crime Offender List; create. Alive
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SB 2604
Not Rated
Municipally owned utilities; authorize accounting system accommodation of certain uncollectible indebtness owed by a customer. Alive
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SB 2625
Not Rated
Occupational Board Compliance Act of 2017; bring forward provisions for purpose of possible amendment. Alive
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SB 2634
Not Rated
District attorneys; authorize appointment of additional legal assistants and criminal investigators for circuit court district. Alive
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SB 2647
Not Rated
Public purchases; exempt certain purchases by local governing authorities from reverse auction requirement. Alive
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SB 2648
Not Rated
MS Geologic Sequestration of Carbon Dioxide Act; Oil and Gas Board shall have jurisdiction to enforce provisions of. Alive
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SB 2652
Not Rated
Smith-Wills Stadium; clarify authority for certain state property conveyed to Jackson to be used for park and recreational purposes. Alive
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SB 2687
Not Rated
Active shooter drills; prohibit telling students and teachers that drill is real. Alive
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SB 2689
Not Rated
State Auditor; increase fee which may be charged for performing audits and other services. Alive
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SB 2695
Not Rated
Income tax; allow tax credit for investments in qualified clean-burning motor vehicle fuel property. Alive
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SB 2710
Not Rated
Bonds; authorize issuance for improvements at Hawkins Field Airport in Jackson. Alive
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SB 2712
Not Rated
Bonds; authorize issuance to assist Jackson Municipal Airport Authority with Aeroplex Development Project. Alive
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SB 2717
Not Rated
Income tax; allow tax credit for investments in qualified clean-burning motor vehicle fuel property. Alive
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SB 2718
Not Rated
Pearl River Valley Water Supply District; add two board members from the City of Jackson. Alive
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SB 2719
Not Rated
Disparity study; require MDA to file copies with the Legislature by not later than December 31, 2021. Alive
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SB 2720
Not Rated
Tourism project sales tax incentive program; include certain hotel projects in. Alive
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SB 2727
Not Rated
Department of Archives & History; bring forward provisions establishing the department and its board of directors. Alive
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SB 2737
Not Rated
Medicaid reimbursement for certain home services; impose moratorium on new providers. Alive
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SB 2741
Not Rated
TANF; prohibit assistance to persons convicted of multiple felonies. Alive
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SB 2753
Not Rated
Mississippi Rare Disease Advisory Council; establish. Alive
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SB 2756
Not Rated
Rural Health Availability Act; allow all hospitals to enter into agreements. Alive
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SB 2757
Not Rated
Hospital Cooperation Act of 2021; allow hospitals to enter into cooperative agreements. Alive
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SB 2760
Not Rated
Mississippi State Board of Medical Licensure; revise membership and terms of office. Alive
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SB 2766
Not Rated
Universities; enact the Forming Open and Robust University Minds Act. Alive
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SB 2773
Not Rated
Mississippi Professional Employer Organization Recognition and Registration Act; create. Alive
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SB 2774
Not Rated
Workers' Compensation Law; revise various provisions of. Alive
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SB 2775
Not Rated
Healthcare Contracting Simplification Act; create. Alive
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SB 2789
Not Rated
High school curriculum; require Bible be taught in ethics and history classes during month of April. Alive
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SB 2797
Not Rated
Department of Public Safety; revise authority, adjust trooper salaries, make technical amendments. Alive
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SB 2808
Not Rated
Bonds; provide for bonds issued for CCID to be paid mainly from CCID Project Fund. Alive
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SB 2809
Not Rated
Public records; delete repealer on provision requiring public access to records. Alive
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SB 2810
Not Rated
Mississippi Department of Labor; create. Alive
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SB 2818
Not Rated
Public auctions; provide decision procedure on bid requirements for high complexity construction projects. Alive
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SB 2820
Not Rated
Department of Tourism; create. Alive
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SB 2823
Not Rated
County elected officers; provide that salaries shall not be reduced due to reduction in total assessed valuation or population. Alive
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SB 2824
Not Rated
State agencies; require annual reporting of pass-through money from line-item appropriation by the Legislature. Alive
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SB 2826
Not Rated
Board of supervisors; revise annual salary and allow cost-of-living adjustment. Alive
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SB 2827
Not Rated
Public purchases; specify prequalification process for construction manager at risk soliciting bids for projects. Alive
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SB 2829
Not Rated
Department of Revenue; allow to use tag revenue to cover tag program expenses, with surplus lapsing into General Fund. Alive
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SB 2834
Not Rated
Mississippi Historic Site Preservation Fund Grant Program; establish within Department of Archives and History. Alive
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SB 2835
Not Rated
Manufactured or mobile homes; bring forward provisions relating to the registration of. Alive
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SB 2838
Not Rated
Distinctive motor vehicle license tags; exempt Marty Wilson Foundation One Gulf One Goal from presale requirement. Alive
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SN 2
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 3
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 4
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 5
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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SN 23
Not Rated
Donald Geaty (Don) Brown, Vicksburg, Mississippi, Mississippi State Personnel Board to serve the state at large, five year term effective immediately and ending June 30, 2025. Alive
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SN 24
Not Rated
Thomas Allen (Tom) Wicker, Tupelo, Mississippi, Information Technology Services Authority, five year term effective immediately and ending June 30, 2025. Alive
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SN 29
Not Rated
David Charles Johnson, Flowood, Mississippi, Executive Director of the Mississippi Department of Information Technology Services, term effective November 1, 2020. Alive
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KEY: * = Amended % = 3/5ths Vote Required V = Vetoed
  $ = Revenue @ = Exempted From Deadline P = Partially Vetoed