Workforce Development

2022 Regular Session

Workforce Development

Bill Number Bill Description Bill Status
HB 58
Not Rated
Mississippi Department of Labor; create. Dead
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HB 68
Not Rated
Mississippi Skill Standards Board; create as an advisory board on industry standards. Dead
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HB 136
Not Rated
The Crown Act; create to prohibit discrimination based on hairstyles in workplace and schools. Dead
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HB 140
Not Rated
Day and Temporary Labor Services Act; create. Dead
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HB 150
Not Rated
Mississippi Department of Labor; create. 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 208
Not Rated
Career pathways initiative; provide for development of to increase access to educational credentials for higher-paying jobs. Dead
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HB 276
Not Rated
Socially and economically disadvantaged small business concerns; establish program to encourage participation in state contracts. Dead
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HB 323
Not Rated
Unemployment compensation; revise weekly benefit amount for. Dead
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HB 399
Not Rated
Office of Workforce Development; bring forward code sections related to. Dead
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HB 405
Not Rated
Career and technical education; revise curriculum, instructor license requirements and certain assessments. Dead
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HB 428
Not Rated
Career and technical education; revise curriculum, instructor license requirements and certain assessments. Dead
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HB 447
Not Rated
Occupational licenses; revise reciprocity requirements for. Dead
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HB 448
Not Rated
E-verify program; transfer responsibility of administering to the Commission of Agriculture and Commerce. Dead
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HB 464
Not Rated
'College Sticker Price Act of 2022'; enact to provide students and families certain program and cost information. Dead
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HB 553
Not Rated
Jobs for Mississippi Graduates, Inc.; establish funding for. Dead
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HB 720
Not Rated
Mississippi Department of Employment Security; provide requirements related to fraud prevention, detection and recovery. Alive
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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 937
Not Rated
Minimum wage; establish and provide for annual cost-of-living increases. Dead
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HB 1044
Not Rated
Healthy and Safe Families and Workplaces Act; create. Dead
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HB 1087
Not Rated
Community and junior colleges; expand workforce development partnerships. Dead
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HB 1156
Not Rated
Minimum wage; establish at $9.00 and set requirements for exemptions and overtime. Dead
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HB 1158
Not Rated
2022 Women's Economic Security Act; create. Dead
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HB 1268
Not Rated
The Crown Act; create to prohibit discrimination based on hairstyles in workplace and schools. 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
Analysis:
HB 1388
Good Policy
Comprehensive Career and Technical Reform Act; create. Alive
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SB 2371
Bad Policy
Purchasing law; revise threshold for bid requirement and clarify use of reverse auction. Alive
Analysis: This would cost the taxpayers $ by raising the limit from $50k to 75k on the bidding process. Currently anything over $50k has to go through the reverse auction process that would be increased to 75K. Government should always seek to get the lowest possible bids to save the taxpayers money.
SB 2716
Bad Policy
RegionSmart Development Interstate Compact between Arkansas, Mississippi and Tennessee; ratify. Dead
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SB 2721
Not Rated
American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Health/Science Workforce Development and Retention Act; create. Dead
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SB 2723
Bad Policy
Office of Workforce Development; revise how MS Works funds may be spent by and certain collaborations with. Alive
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SB 2806
Not Rated
Public purchases; prohibit reverse auctions for repair and remodeling of public facilities. Alive
Analysis:
KEY: * = Amended % = 3/5ths Vote Required V = Vetoed
  $ = Revenue @ = Exempted From Deadline P = Partially Vetoed