Public Health and Welfare

2021 Regular Session

Public Health and Welfare

Bill Number Bill Description Bill Status
SB 2004
Not Rated
Health Care CON; delete moratorium on child/adolescent psychiatric or chemical dependency beds and Medicaid reimbursement. Alive
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SB 2005
Not Rated
State Board of Examiners for Audiology and Speech Language Pathology; create. Alive
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SB 2006
Not Rated
Physical therapy practice laws; revise various provisions of. Alive
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SB 2007
Not Rated
Advanced practice registered nurses; revise certain provisions relating to, including collaboration requirement. Alive
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SB 2008
Not Rated
Nurse practitioners; authorize to dispense legend drugs to patients. 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 2028
Not Rated
Health care CON review; party requesting or appealing a hearing on application is responsible for costs and attorney fees. Alive
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SB 2087
Not Rated
Cemetery owners; authorize to disinter dead human remains for reinterment, reburial or delivery to a carrier for transportation. Alive
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SB 2141
Not Rated
Certificate of need; issue CON to Panola Medical Center for adult psych beds and North MS Medical Center for child psych beds. Alive
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SB 2158
Not Rated
Require the PEER Committee to conduct biennial reviews of the Department of Child Protection Services. Alive
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SB 2160
Not Rated
Health Care Certificate of Need Law; repeal. Alive
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SB 2163
Not Rated
SNAP Health Food Incentive Program; create. Alive
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SB 2164
Not Rated
Marijuana; legalize. Alive
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SB 2170
Not Rated
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program; require Department of Human Services to issue photo EBT cards. Alive
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SB 2171
Not Rated
Transgender 21 Act; enact. Alive
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SB 2221
Not Rated
Mississippi Dementia Care Program; create pilot program for assistance to caregivers for those with Alzheimer's or Dementia. 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 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 2290
Not Rated
Tanning facilities; prohibit use by anyone under 18 years of age. Alive
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SB 2292
Not Rated
Certificate of need; issue CON to Panola Medical Center for adult psych beds and North MS Medical Center for child psych beds. Alive
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SB 2295
Not Rated
Board of Chiropractic Examiners; extend repealer on. 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 2342
Not Rated
Board of Cosmetology; exempt certain beauty services from licensing and registration requirements. Alive
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SB 2343
Not Rated
Cosmetology; provide definition and registration requirement for hair arranging, threading and extending eyelashes. Alive
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SB 2349
Not Rated
Healthy and Safe Families and Workplaces Act; create. 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 2407
Not Rated
Certified nurse aides; clarify recertification. Alive
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SB 2408
Not Rated
Health Care Certificate of Need review; provide for automatic transfer of certain beds. Alive
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SB 2409
Not Rated
Podiatric medicine and podiatrist; revise definitions of. Alive
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SB 2410
Not Rated
Certificate of need; direct issuance for an existing ambulatory surgical center. Alive
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SB 2411
Not Rated
Services to individuals who are homeless or at risk of experiencing homelessness; DHS pilot project. Alive
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SB 2412
Not Rated
State Board of Dental Examiners; require state-at-large appointee to be a member of the Mississippi Dental Society. Alive
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SB 2413
Not Rated
Certificate of Need; direct issuance for a free-standing comprehensive medical rehabilitation facility. Alive
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SB 2415
Not Rated
Hospice; allow medical directors to prescribe controlled substances for pain for terminally ill patients without in person visit; extend repealer on. Alive
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SB 2416
Not Rated
Nursing home administrators; extend repealer on licensure requirements for. Alive
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SB 2417
Not Rated
State Board of Cosmetology; extend repealer on. Alive
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SB 2418
Not Rated
State Department of Health; extend repealer on. Alive
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SB 2419
Not Rated
State Medical Examiner fees; extend repealer on. Alive
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SB 2420
Not Rated
Temporary license for social workers; authorize to practice in nonprofit facilities. Alive
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SB 2422
Not Rated
Barber Licensure Law; revise fees and other regulatory laws. Alive
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SB 2424
Not Rated
Mississippi Rural Physicians Scholarship Residency Program; include emergency medicine students. Alive
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SB 2426
Not Rated
Department of Human Services; establish a grant program for regional food banks. Alive
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SB 2729
Not Rated
Practice of medicine; revise definitions, licensure procedures and disciplinary procedures under the Medical Practice Act. Alive
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SB 2741
Not Rated
TANF; prohibit assistance to persons convicted of multiple felonies. Alive
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SB 2742
Not Rated
Board of Barber Examiners; authorize the regulation of mobile shops. Alive
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SB 2743
Not Rated
Health care CON; authorize Mississippi Department of Mental Health to convert beds for crisis or substance abuse treatment. Alive
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SB 2744
Not Rated
Anesthesiologist assistants; direct licensure by the State Board of Medical Licensure. Alive
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SB 2745
Not Rated
Health care practitioner; require identification during all patient encounters. Alive
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SB 2746
Not Rated
Hudson's Law; require healthcare providers to provide information to parents who receive a postnatal diagnosis of down syndrome. Alive
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SB 2747
Not Rated
Home health agencies; delete moratorium on establishment or expansion. Alive
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SB 2748
Not Rated
Certificate of need; authorize nursing facility in any underserved minority zip code area. Alive
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SB 2749
Not Rated
Personal care homes; require licensure and regulation of those providing living arrangements for one or more persons. Alive
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SB 2750
Not Rated
Pharmacists; authorize to test for and treat certain minor, nonchronic health conditions subject to certain requirements. Alive
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SB 2751
Not Rated
Mississippi Professional Massage Therapy Act; provide new requirements and delete the repealer thereon. Alive
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SB 2752
Not Rated
Physician billing for pathology services; prohibit fee division unless provided by the physician. Alive
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SB 2753
Not Rated
Mississippi Rare Disease Advisory Council; establish. Alive
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SB 2754
Not Rated
Hospice licensure; authorize eligible participants who have not been given a terminally ill diagnosis if approved by CMMS. Alive
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SB 2755
Not Rated
Statewide electronic health care information exchange; the Department of Health may enter into agreements for the creation of. 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 2758
Not Rated
Telemedicine in health professional shortage areas; allow out-of-state health care providers. Alive
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SB 2759
Not Rated
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families; increase the monthly amount. 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 2761
Not Rated
Practice of optometry; require the State Board of Optometry to define with certain exceptions. Alive
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SB 2762
Not Rated
Department of Human Services; permit use of a simplified reporting system. Alive
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SB 2763
Not Rated
Practice of optometry; require the Board of Optometry to define with certain exceptions. Alive
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SN 8
Not Rated
Lauren Michelle Hegwood, Brandon, Mississippi, Board of Directors for the Mississippi Industries for the Blind, term effective December 17, 2020 and ending December 17, 2024. Alive
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SN 9
Not Rated
Jane Stroble Miller, Meridian, Mississippi, Board of Directors for the Mississippi Industries for the Blind as an individual who is legally blind, term effective December 17, 2020 and ending December 17, 2024. Alive
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SN 14
Not Rated
Andrea Adkins Sanders, McComb, Mississippi, Mississippi Department of Child Protection Services as Commissioner of Child Protection Services, term effective November 9, 2020. Alive
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SN 28
Not Rated
Pshon Barrett, Jackson, Mississippi, Board of Directors for the Mississippi Industries for the Blind, term effective June 30, 2018 and ending June 30, 2022. Alive
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KEY: * = Amended % = 3/5ths Vote Required V = Vetoed
  $ = Revenue @ = Exempted From Deadline P = Partially Vetoed