Corrections

2022 Regular Session

Corrections

Bill Number Bill Description Bill Status
HB 514
Not Rated
Department of Corrections; extend repealer on drug and alcohol program at Bolivar County Regional Facility. Alive
Analysis:
HB 515
Not Rated
Prison Overcrowding Emergency Powers Act; extend repealer on. Alive
Analysis:
HB 534
Not Rated
Corrections; extend repealer on intensive supervision program and electronic home detention. Alive
Analysis:
HB 586
Good Policy
Pilot work release program that authorizes sheriff to assign offenders to while confined in jail; extend repealer on. Alive
Analysis:
HB 689
Not Rated
Community Service Revolving Fund; extend repealer on authority to collect fees from paroled offenders for deposit into. Alive
Analysis:
HB 863
Neutral
'Mississippi Prison Industries Act of 1990'; bring forward for the purposes of possible amendment. Alive
Analysis:
HB 906
Neutral
State offenders serving sentences in county jail; may serve sentences in any county jail. Alive
Analysis:
HB 907
Not Rated
'Reentry Court Act of 2022'; establish. Dead
Analysis:
HB 919
Not Rated
MDOC; require to establish a certain leasing policy with DFA for agricultural equipment. Alive
Analysis:
HB 920
Not Rated
Inmate Welfare Fund; authorize portion of fund to be used to fund Inmate Incentive to Work Program. Alive
Analysis:
HB 936
Neutral
Hospice care services for terminally ill inmates; authorize MDOC to provide for those confined in facilities under MDOC jurisdiction. Alive
Analysis:
HB 1052
Neutral
MS Department of Corrections; provide for Deputy Commissioner for Workforce Development. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2225
Not Rated
The Juvenile Offender Parole and Rehabilitation Act; enact. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2226
Not Rated
Juvenile offenders; provide alternative sentencing and early-release options when convicted of certain crimes. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2268
Not Rated
Corrections; create a Corrections Inspection Council to serve in advisory capacity to state officials. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2269
Bad Policy
Community Service Revolving Fund; extend repealer on authority to collect fees for deposit into. Dead
Analysis: requires parolees to pay a monthly fee to the dept of corrections while they are on parole. ($50)
SB 2270
Not Rated
Conditional medical release; revise authority of MDOC. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2271
Not Rated
Earned-release supervision; require Parole Board to approve release of offenders. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2272
Good Policy
Department of Corrections; extend repealer on drug and alcohol program at Bolivar County Regional Facility. Dead
Analysis: extend repealer on inmate drug and alcohol program.
SB 2273
Good Policy
Probation and parole; authorize an offender's employer to submit regular information in lieu of meetings. Alive
Analysis: This bill provides an option for the employer to submit the offender's documents and information, instead of requiring a meeting. This helps saves the offender from having to miss work and is a positive step in the direction of criminal justice reform.
SB 2274
Not Rated
'Reentry Court Act of 2022'; authorize pilot reentry courts in certain circuit court districts. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2275
Good Policy
Pilot Work Release Program; extend repealer. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2276
Good Policy
State Parole Board; extend repealer on. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2277
Neutral
Prison Overcrowding Emergency Powers Act; extend repealer on. Dead
Analysis: Neutral
SB 2278
Not Rated
Parole revocation; revise definition of technical violation. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2279
Not Rated
Probation and parole officers; limit number of cases that may be handled. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2280
Good Policy
Corrections; extend repealer on intensive supervision program and electronic home detention. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2391
Not Rated
Nonviolent habitual offender; revise sentencing. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2393
Not Rated
Expunction; allow after 20 years of good behavior with certain exceptions. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2402
Not Rated
Department of Corrections; create the Division of Parole to perform the administrative and fiscal functions of the Parole Board. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2404
Not Rated
MDOC; create Division of Reentry and Prison Industry within. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2405
Not Rated
MDOC; require to promulgate rules regarding use of technology portals by those on probation or parole. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2406
Not Rated
MDOC; exempt from regulations and law for a certain time to build buildings with inmate labor. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2407
Not Rated
Inmate Incentive to Work Program; create. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2408
Not Rated
Department of Corrections; authorize to exempt agricultural equipment from bid requirements. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2437
Good Policy
Central Mississippi Correctional Facility; authorize pilot work initiative. Alive
Analysis: Inmate work initiative program
SB 2554
Not Rated
Juvenile sentencing; provide criteria for determining parole eligibility and require hearing before imposing life without parole. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2578
Not Rated
Correctional auditor; revise duties. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2579
Not Rated
Office of Ombudsman within the Department of Corrections; establish. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2580
Not Rated
State inmates; require MDOC to pay increased rate to house inmates in county jails. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2581
Not Rated
'Reentry Court Act of 2022'; authorize pilot reentry courts in certain circuit court districts. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2582
Not Rated
MDOC; authorize to establish work release program with any sheriff. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2583
Not Rated
Mississippi Justice Reinvestment Act; enact. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2584
Good Policy
'Reentry Court Act of 2022'; authorize pilot reentry courts in circuit court districts. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2596
Not Rated
Restitution centers; transition to pre-release centers. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2597
Not Rated
Supervised prison release programs; revise terms and conditions. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2598
Not Rated
Restitution centers; transition to post-release reentry centers. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2600
Neutral
Recidivism; create study committee to review means to reduce through support, supervision and skills attainment. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2817
Not Rated
Department of Corrections; authorize the provision of hospice care services to inmates with a terminal illness. Dead
Analysis:
SN 54
Not Rated
Marlow Stewart, Terry, Mississippi, State Parole Board, term effective November 1, 2021 and the appointee shall serve at the will and pleasure of the Governor, vice Nehemiah Flowers, Jr.. Alive
Analysis:
SN 58
Not Rated
Robert Leonard (Bob) Baughn, Tupelo, Mississippi, Mississippi Prison Industries Board of Directors to represent the labor industry, unexpired four year term ending May 5, 2021. Alive
Analysis:
SN 59
Not Rated
Robert Leonard (Bob) Baughn, Tupelo, Mississippi, Mississippi Prison Industries Board of Directors to represent the labor industry, four year term beginning May 6, 2021 and ending May 5, 2025. Alive
Analysis:
SN 76
Not Rated
Jeffery Blanton Belk, Vancleave, Mississippi, State Parole Board to serve as Chairman, term effective January 1, 2022 and the appointee shall serve at the will and pleasure of the Governor. Alive
Analysis:
SN 85
Not Rated
Taylor Patten Stringer, McComb, Mississippi, Mississippi Prison Industries Corporation Board of Directors to represent Manufacturing, unexpired four year term effective August 5, 2021 and ending May 5, 2023. Alive
Analysis:
SN 102
Not Rated
Herbert Randall (Randall) Johnson, Noxapater, Mississippi, Mississippi Prison Industries Board of Directors to represent the state at large, unexpired balance of a four year term ending May 5, 2022. Alive
Analysis:
SN 103
Not Rated
Anthony Conrad Montgomery, Biloxi, Mississippi, Prison Industries Board, representing the Banking and Finance position, unexpired balance of the four year term effective September 8, 2021 and ending May 5, 2022. Alive
Analysis:
SN 104
Not Rated
Anthony Conrad Montgomery, Biloxi, Mississippi, Prison Industries Board, representing the Banking and Finance position, four year term effective May 6, 2022 and ending May 5, 2026. Alive
Analysis:
SN 105
Not Rated
Max Alton Phillips, Taylorsville, Mississippi, Mississippi Prison Industries Board of Directors to represent Agriculture, unexpired balance of the four year term effective August 5, 2021 and ending May 5, 2025. Alive
Analysis:
SN 131
Not Rated
Willie James Green, Ridgeland, Mississippi, Mississippi Prison Industries Board of Directors to represent the state at large, unexpired balance of a four year term ending May 5, 2022. Alive
Analysis:
KEY: * = Amended % = 3/5ths Vote Required V = Vetoed
  $ = Revenue @ = Exempted From Deadline P = Partially Vetoed