Judiciary A

2022 Regular Session

Judiciary A

Bill Number Bill Description Bill Status
HB 2
Not Rated
Youth court records; authorize judge to release to adult who was former subject, as a child, of abuse/neglect proceeding. Dead
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HB 12
Not Rated
Adverse possession; require possessor to notify chancery clerk before title vests. Dead
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HB 21
Not Rated
Attorneys; provide for 6 hours of continuing legal education for those employed by Legislature. Dead
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HB 93
Not Rated
'Mississippi Joint Municipal Law Enforcement Act'; create. Dead
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HB 126
Not Rated
Landlord-tenant; authorize tenant who is survivor of domestic abuse to break lease without penalty. Dead
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HB 128
Not Rated
Child care facilities, licensed; require to purchase and maintain a certain minimum amount of liability insurance. Dead
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HB 140
Not Rated
Day and Temporary Labor Services Act; create. Dead
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HB 149
Not Rated
Mississippi Benefit Corporation Act; create. Dead
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HB 168
Not Rated
Certificate of Foreign Birth; authorize without judicial proceeding under certain circumstances. Dead
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HB 172
Not Rated
Mississippi Architects and Engineers Good Samaritan Act; create. Dead
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HB 190
Not Rated
Retired judges; authorize to solemnize marriages. Dead
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HB 191
Not Rated
Minimum wage; establish at $10.00 and set requirements for exemptions and overtime. Dead
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HB 206
Not Rated
Minimum Wage; establish at $10.00 and set requirements for exemptions and overtime. Dead
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HB 244
Not Rated
Child support; revise factors for award of. Dead
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HB 293
Not Rated
Mississippi Fair Housing Act; create. Dead
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HB 329
Not Rated
Child support enforcement and collection; terminate contract with private entity for and DHS shall perform. Dead
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HB 344
Not Rated
Medical records; persons seeking disability benefits may obtain at no charge until determination of disability. Dead
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HB 349
Not Rated
Workers' Compensation Law; increase maximum total recovery under to 520 weeks. Dead
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HB 379
Not Rated
Property interest; conveyance to married individuals considered to create joint tenancy with right of survivorship. Dead
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HB 392
Not Rated
Disabled veterans; establish right to appeal in forma pauperis in certain cases. Dead
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HB 394
Not Rated
Sexual harassment; create a state cause of action. Dead
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HB 456
Not Rated
Motor vehicles; require certain new to be equipped with alert to operator to check rear designated seat when engine stops. Dead
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HB 486
Not Rated
Adverse possession cases; require losing party to pay court costs and attorney's fees. Dead
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HB 501
Not Rated
Mineral interests; revert to surface owner after certain period of time. Dead
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HB 535
Not Rated
Door-to-door solicitors; prohibit from soliciting a residence where a sign is displayed indicating that a resident does not wish to be solicited. Dead
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HB 561
Not Rated
Appellate judges and justices; remove geographical limitation on expense allowance for. Dead
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HB 590
Not Rated
Charitable solicitations; revise provisions relating to notice, demand and service of process. Alive
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HB 592
Not Rated
Child support; suspend for incarcerated persons under certain conditions. Dead
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HB 596
Not Rated
Appeal from judgment by a county or municipal authority; revise standard of construction for determining constitutionality. Dead
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HB 611
Not Rated
Corporations and limited liability companies; authorize notice from Secretary of State to be served by electronic mail. Dead
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HB 614
Not Rated
Casino winnings; provide procedures for intercept of child support arrearages. Dead
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HB 672
Neutral
Sexual assault kit; regulate processing of. Dead
Analysis: The senate struck the entire bill and created a task force to study laws concerning sexual assault.
HB 673
Not Rated
State Board of Medical Licensure; revise composition of to include consumer members. Dead
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HB 674
Not Rated
Medical Practice Act; revise various provisions of. Dead
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HB 690
Not Rated
Architects; revise licensing laws to authorize multi-disciplinary firms with landscape architects. Dead
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HB 698
Good Policy
Rivers McGraw Mental Health Diversion Program; revise to create mental health treatment courts. Dead
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HB 699
Not Rated
Probate Estates; increase value of. Dead
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HB 718
Not Rated
Crime of promoting prostitution; clarify and revise where certain monies are deposited. Dead
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HB 721
Not Rated
Mineral estates; revert to surface estate owner after ten-year period of nonproduction. Dead
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HB 770
Neutral
Mississippi Equal Pay for Equal Work Act; create. Alive
Analysis: This bill is completely unnecessary! This is already a Federal Law.
HB 771
Not Rated
Mississippi Equal Pay Act; create. Dead
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HB 772
Not Rated
Employee wages; require to be paid equally for women and men. Dead
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HB 773
Not Rated
Equal pay for equal work; require for employees of opposite sex in the same work establishment. Dead
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HB 774
Not Rated
Equal pay for equal work; require for employees of opposite sex in the same work establishment. Dead
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HB 775
Not Rated
Equal pay for equal work; require for employees of opposite sex in the same work establishment. Dead
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HB 776
Not Rated
Equal pay for equal work; require for employees of opposite sex in the same work establishment. Dead
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HB 824
Not Rated
Fireworks; authorize sale of year-round. Dead
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HB 834
Not Rated
Divorce; bring forward grounds of, for purposes of amendment. Dead
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HB 835
Not Rated
Residential Landlord Tenant Act; revise evictions procedures of the. Dead
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HB 854
Not Rated
Equal pay for equal work; require for women in the same work establishment. Dead
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HB 864
Not Rated
MS Statutory Thresholds for Settlements Involving Minors Act; create with affidavit requirements. Dead
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HB 865
Not Rated
Mississippi Equal Pay Act; create. Dead
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HB 886
Not Rated
Property liens; require that lis pendens notice of shall be filed within 30 days after the commencement of the action. Dead
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HB 895
Not Rated
Nursing homes; require to purchase and maintain a minimum amount of liability insurance. Dead
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HB 902
Not Rated
Open Meetings Law; revise reasons for executive sessions to include discussions by boards of trustees of public hospitals. Dead
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HB 903
Not Rated
Open Meetings Law; authorize court to void certain actions taken in violation of. Dead
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HB 913
Not Rated
Employment-at-will doctrine; abolish and create 'Good Faith in Employment Act.' Dead
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HB 943
Not Rated
Lease agreements; authorize for persons under 21 to enter binding contracts for. Dead
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HB 973
Not Rated
Mineral rights; revert to surface owner after certain period of time. Dead
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HB 975
Not Rated
Eminent domain; prohibit property from being transferred after acquisition. Dead
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HB 978
Not Rated
Eminent domain; property acquired by prohibited from being transferred for ten years, with certain exceptions. Dead
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HB 988
Not Rated
Seventh Circuit Court District; authorize additional judges. Dead
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HB 993
Not Rated
Marriage; authorize military judges to solemnize. Dead
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HB 1018
Not Rated
Birth parents; release identifying information upon agreement by. Dead
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HB 1037
Not Rated
Women's Economic Security Act of 2022; create. Dead
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HB 1042
Not Rated
Mental health courts; clarify chancery court participation for certification of. Dead
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HB 1046
Not Rated
Mississippi Pregnant Workers Fairness Act; create. Dead
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HB 1060
Not Rated
Youth court; authorize release of juveniles' names and addresses to certain school administrators when juveniles are charged with certain offenses. Dead
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HB 1066
Not Rated
Child support for a disabled child; authorize to continue past the age of majority. Dead
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HB 1067
Not Rated
Child support; provide for imputation guidelines. Alive
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HB 1070
Not Rated
MS Real Estate Commission; require to establish a program allowing administrative hearings on certain licensing matters. Dead
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HB 1081
Not Rated
Child support; authorize DHS and Gaming Commission to collect from gaming winnings. Dead
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HB 1082
Not Rated
Child support arrearages; authorize DHS and State Treasurer to obtain from unclaimed property. Dead
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HB 1083
Not Rated
Child Support; require insurers to provide MDHS certain information for noncustodial, delinquent parents. Dead
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HB 1092
Not Rated
Tort of Alienation of Affection; abolish. Dead
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HB 1109
Not Rated
Attorney General's Office; authorize Personnel Board to exempt certain attorneys employed by from salary ceiling for public employees. Dead
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HB 1117
Not Rated
Recreational landowners; add cycling to the list of activities exempt from liability. Dead
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HB 1136
Not Rated
Evelyn Gandy Fair Pay Act; create. Dead
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HB 1138
Not Rated
Reverse-Location Court Order; regulate and prohibit under certain circumstances. Dead
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HB 1140
Not Rated
Land sold for taxes; require chancery clerk to immediately execute deed of conveyance to purchaser. Dead
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HB 1151
Not Rated
Legislative Oversight Act; create to regulate the authority of public officials to defend legal actions. Dead
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HB 1157
Not Rated
Evelyn Gandy Fair Pay Act; create to prohibit discrimination on the basis of sex. Dead
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HB 1158
Not Rated
2022 Women's Economic Security Act; create. Dead
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HB 1198
Not Rated
'Uniform Athlete Agents Act'; revise to align agency requirement with provisions of the 'MS Intercollegiate Athletics Compensation Rights Act.' Dead
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HB 1200
Not Rated
Sale of property; require notice to any junior mortgagor for. Dead
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HB 1216
Not Rated
South Mississippi Regional Health Care Authority Act; create. Dead
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HB 1220
Not Rated
Bona fide proof of ownership; provide that certain transactions shall include. Dead
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HB 1224
Not Rated
Home inspectors; authorize to perform home inspections on new construction without having residential home builders license. Dead
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HB 1226
Not Rated
Grandparent visitation; revise to include great-grandparents. Dead
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HB 1233
Not Rated
Officers who may administer oaths; add chiefs of police and sheriffs. Dead
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HB 1238
Not Rated
Justice court; clarify court of record requirements. Dead
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HB 1241
Not Rated
Court reporters; require to provide a transcript. Dead
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HB 1250
Not Rated
Campground owners; regulate guest/owner agreements. Dead
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HB 1274
Not Rated
Arbitration clause; considered nonbinding in certain contracts. Dead
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HB 1276
Not Rated
Contracts; require to be written in large print. Dead
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HB 1277
Not Rated
Marriage license; require previously married applicant to provide certified copy of divorce or annulment when applying for. Dead
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HB 1282
Not Rated
Social media company community standards; require court to issue injunction when plaintiff demonstrates violation of by a defendant's communications on social media platform. Dead
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HB 1300
Not Rated
Perpetual care cemeteries; require certain acreage and trust fund deposit to establish new. Dead
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HB 1302
Not Rated
Religious Freedom Act and Protecting Freedom of Conscience from Government Discrimination Act; repeal. Dead
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HB 1303
Not Rated
Chancery clerk; require to remove social security numbers from land transfer deeds. Dead
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HB 1311
Not Rated
Seventh Circuit Court District; revise number of assistant district attorneys and criminal investigators. Dead
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HB 1322
Not Rated
Remote Online Notarization Act; to create to provide for certain use of with restrictions. Dead
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HB 1336
Not Rated
Home inspectors; authorize to perform home inspections on new construction without having residential home builders license. Dead
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HB 1342
Not Rated
Appraisal management company; remove ninety-day exception to prohibition on removing appraisers from appraiser panel of. Dead
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HB 1345
Not Rated
Fair Minimum Wage Act; create. Dead
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HB 1346
Not Rated
Employment; prohibit denial of solely because a person has been convicted of a felony. Dead
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HB 1351
Neutral
Affidavit of Scrivener's Error; revise recording of. Alive
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HB 1363
Not Rated
Alienation of Affection; establish procedures for causes of action. Dead
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HB 1367
Not Rated
Real property; establish process to remove discriminatory language from recorded instruments of conveyance. Dead
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HB 1393
Not Rated
Human trafficking; provide a civil cause of action. Dead
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HB 1395
Not Rated
Mississippi Digital Application Distribution Platform Act; create. Dead
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HB 1397
Not Rated
Mississippi Architects and Engineers Good Samaritan Act; create. Dead
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HB 1399
Not Rated
Open Meetings Law; revise definition of 'public body' for purposes of. Dead
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HB 1404
Not Rated
Human Trafficking; provide a civil cause of action for participants or those who benefit from. Dead
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HB 1429
Not Rated
Real property; right of first refusal expires on grantee's death unless specifically stated otherwise. Dead
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HB 1435
Not Rated
Lobbying; revise definition of. Dead
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HB 1468
Not Rated
Licensure; revise reciprocity requirements for out-of-state attorneys. Dead
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HB 1469
Not Rated
Intestate succession; child conceived by assisted reproduction after decedent's death is deemed to be living at time of death. Dead
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HB 1480
Not Rated
State advertising; prohibit elected and appointed officers from publicly participating in. Dead
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HB 1481
Not Rated
Lobbying; prohibit legislator from engaging in for one year after leaving office. Dead
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SB 2034
Neutral
Intestacy; revise provisions for venue. Alive
Analysis: Neutral
SB 2064
Good Policy
District attorneys; provide for the appointment of part-time legal assistants. Dead
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SB 2087
Not Rated
Open Meetings Law; require official meetings to be broadcast via video livestream applications, with exceptions. Dead
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SB 2319
Good Policy
Child support; authorize DHS to satisfy arrearages with unclaimed property. Alive
Analysis: If enacted this would allow parents who are owed child support to place a claim on "unclaimed property" being held by the State Treasurer for the parent who is behind in their child support.
SB 2321
Good Policy
Human trafficking; create civil cause of action for engaging in or benefitting from. Alive
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SB 2338
Good Policy
DHS Fraud Investigation Unit; require to report certain suspected civil or criminal violations to the State Auditor. Alive
Analysis: This is a bill that Shad White asked for to help with their investigations.
SB 2341
Bad Policy
Child support; create presumption that support continues past the age of majority for a disabled child. Dead
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SB 2373
Not Rated
Professional Engineers & Surveyors Licensing Board; remove provision requiring Governor to make appointments from nominees. Dead
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SB 2451
Bad Policy
Mississippi Equal Pay Act; enact. Dead
Analysis: it is already illegal under federal law to discriminate based on gender in regard to pay. This bill does not add anything to existing law and promotes government regulation.
SB 2460
Not Rated
Mississippi Domestic Law Task Force; reconstitute. Dead
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SB 2461
Neutral
Landlord-tenant law; revise provisions of to create procedures and protection for evictions. Alive
Analysis: This bill clarifies the process for tenant removal and makes it easier for landlords to remove delinquent tenants.
SB 2465
Not Rated
Construction liens; failure to file notice within certain period of time shall invalidate claim of lien. Dead
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SB 2620
Good Policy
Public records; award attorney's fees for duplicative requests. Alive
Analysis: This bill will actually save taxpayer dollars by giving the judge the ability to require parties in cases who request multiple times the same public records to pay the costs incurred in producing those public records.
SB 2623
Neutral
Involuntary civil commitments; limit county's liability for costs of medical treatment. Dead
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SB 2624
Not Rated
Mississippi Architects and Engineers Good Samaritan Act; create. Dead
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SB 2626
Not Rated
Comprehensive Landlord and Tenant Act; enact. Dead
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SB 2643
Not Rated
Divorce; authorize where marriage is irretrievably broken. Dead
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SB 2793
Not Rated
Legal service contracts; clarify exemption from Public Procurement Review Board. Dead
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KEY: * = Amended % = 3/5ths Vote Required V = Vetoed
  $ = Revenue @ = Exempted From Deadline P = Partially Vetoed