Elections

2021 Regular Session

Elections

Bill Number Bill Description Bill Status
HB 195
Good Policy
Municipalities; authorize those of certain size to conduct special elections at one polling place. Dead
Analysis: This bill reduces government spending and increases government efficiency as it relates to the process of managing special elections in municipalities with populations of 2,500 or less.
HB 586
Good Policy
Statewide Elections Management System; compare to certain identification databases to ensure non-U.S. citizens are not registered to vote. Dead
Analysis: This bill increases government efficiency in its performance of one of its proper functions.
HB 718
Good Policy
Campaign finance reports; require those filed by all candidates to be available online. Dead
Analysis: This bill increases government accountability and transparency. This bill prescribes specific timeframes for transfer of information from one level of government to another as it pertains to campaign finance reports. This bill also extends the amount of time campaign finance reports must be kept on file and requires a full online database be maintained by the Secretary of State.
HB 1048
Neutral
Qualification deadline; change to February 1 for certain statewide, state district, county and county district offices. Alive
Analysis: This bill brings forward code sections relating to payment of fees to qualify for elected office.
SB 2014
Not Rated
Affidavit ballots; reduce length of time within which certain persons must present proper voter ID or execute religious exemption. Dead
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SB 2015
Not Rated
Online voter registration; revise to allow for first-time voters to register through. Dead
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SB 2016
Not Rated
Secretary of State Statewide Elections Management System; provide for voter's proof of citizenship. Dead
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SB 2017
Not Rated
Marking election ballots; delete option of using indelible pencil to mark ballots. Dead
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SB 2102
Not Rated
Agreement Among the States to Elect the President by National Popular Vote; create. Dead
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SB 2108
Not Rated
Nonpartisan elections; require for offices of chancery clerk, circuit clerk, tax assessor, tax collector, surveyor and coroner. Dead
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SB 2113
Not Rated
Voting equipment; require certification by the United States Election Assistance Commission. Dead
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SB 2118
Not Rated
Mississippi Student Absentee Voter Act; enact. Dead
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SB 2128
Not Rated
Vote fraud; increase penalties. Dead
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SB 2140
Not Rated
Absentee voting; establish electronic application procedure for college students. Dead
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SB 2231
Not Rated
Suffrage; provide for restoration upon completion of sentence or placement on probation. Dead
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SB 2254
Not Rated
Voter registration; applicants must submit documentation proving U.S. citizenship. Dead
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SB 2255
Not Rated
Civil rights; restore all to a person who has paid his or her debt to society. Dead
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SB 2256
Not Rated
Voting; require printed record of each vote. Dead
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SB 2257
Not Rated
Elections; public official's qualification as candidate deemed resignation of current office. Dead
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SB 2274
Not Rated
Suffrage; clarify person's right to register and vote following a disenfranchising conviction. Dead
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SB 2318
Not Rated
Municipalities; authorize those of certain size to conduct special elections at one polling place. Dead
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SB 2356
Not Rated
Absentee ballots; authorize electronic in-person voting. Dead
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SB 2358
Not Rated
Expunction and reenfranchisment; revise procedure for requesting. Dead
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SB 2359
Not Rated
Suffrage; provide for restoration upon completion of sentence and other conditions. Dead
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SB 2361
Not Rated
Restore the Right to Vote Act; create. Dead
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SB 2368
Not Rated
Early voting; authorize up to 10 days prior to any election. Dead
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SB 2369
Not Rated
Mississippi Recall Act of 2021; enact. Dead
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SB 2385
Not Rated
Absentee ballot; require placement in unmarked envelope to ensure ballot secrecy. Dead
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SB 2549
Not Rated
Election results; prohibit the release of the number of votes cast for the Office of President of the United States. Dead
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SB 2555
Not Rated
Municipal annexation; require an election be held in the proposed annexation territory. Dead
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SB 2562
Not Rated
Early voting; authorize up to 20 days before any election. Dead
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SB 2563
Not Rated
Absentee voting; authorize every qualified elector. Dead
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SB 2570
Not Rated
Early voting; authorize. Dead
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SB 2571
Not Rated
Elections; authorize online voter registration and preelection day voting. Dead
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SB 2575
Not Rated
Online voter registration; implement. Dead
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SB 2576
Not Rated
Create a system to restore voting rights for people who have served their sentence. Dead
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SB 2577
Not Rated
Mississippi Election Reform Act of 2021; enact. Dead
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SB 2582
Not Rated
Candidate entry fees; authorize parties to determine. Dead
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SB 2587
Not Rated
Absentee ballots; authorize registrar to alphabetize and sort by precinct. Dead
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SB 2588
Good Policy
Statewide Elections Management System; remove electors who fail to respond to notice. Dead
Analysis: This bill increases government efficiency. Government should eliminate all unnecessary restrictions on its own ability to effectively perform its necessary functions.
SB 2589
Not Rated
Municipal executive committees; require county executive committee to appoint. Dead
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SB 2590
Not Rated
Political parties; require interim officers for registration purposes. Dead
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SB 2591
Not Rated
Election Commissioners; revise to be a nonpartisan office. Dead
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SB 2592
Not Rated
Absentee ballot; revise application form. Dead
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SB 2593
Not Rated
Electioneering; prohibit in any public area within a set distance of polling place. Dead
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SB 2594
Not Rated
Early voting; authorize up to 21 days before any election. Dead
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SB 2599
Not Rated
Voting rights; restore to people who have been released from incarceration. Dead
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SB 2600
Not Rated
Online voter registration; implement. Dead
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SB 2796
Not Rated
Absentee voting; authorize the registrar to notify voter of provisional rejection. Dead
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SB 2817
Not Rated
Public Employees' Retirement System; county and municipal election commissioners shall be members of. Dead
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SC 508
Resolution
Constitution; amend to allow felons to vote upon meeting certain conditions. Dead
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SC 520
Resolution
Constitution; amend Section 241 to restore right to vote after discharge from prison. Dead
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KEY: * = Amended % = 3/5ths Vote Required V = Vetoed
  $ = Revenue @ = Exempted From Deadline P = Partially Vetoed