Judiciary, Division A

2022 Regular Session

Judiciary, Division A

Bill Number Bill Description Bill Status
HB 172
Not Rated
Mississippi Architects and Engineers Good Samaritan Act; create. Dead
Analysis:
HB 379
Not Rated
Property interest; conveyance to married individuals considered to create joint tenancy with right of survivorship. Dead
Analysis:
HB 590
Not Rated
Charitable solicitations; revise provisions relating to notice, demand and service of process. Alive
Analysis:
HB 592
Not Rated
Child support; suspend for incarcerated persons under certain conditions. Dead
Analysis:
HB 611
Not Rated
Corporations and limited liability companies; authorize notice from Secretary of State to be served by electronic mail. Dead
Analysis:
HB 698
Good Policy
Rivers McGraw Mental Health Diversion Program; revise to create mental health treatment courts. Dead
Analysis:
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 961
Not Rated
Personal delivery devices; provide for the regulation of the use of in pedestrian areas. Dead
Analysis:
HB 971
Neutral
Driver's license; increase time period to renew expired license without examination. Alive
Analysis: Expands the time period to 60 months that a person can renew their driver license after expiration before being reexamined. The conference report adds language to ban anyone convicted of human trafficking from receiving a commercial driver license.
HB 1061
Not Rated
Residential Landlord Tenant Act; revise evictions procedures of the. Dead
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HB 1067
Not Rated
Child support; provide for imputation guidelines. Alive
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HB 1069
Not Rated
Liens for delinquent county garbage fees; require chancery to keep certain record of. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1099
Not Rated
Incarcerated offenders; prohibit from petitioning to change name and/or gender. Dead
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HB 1105
Not Rated
Notaries; revise residency requirements of. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1351
Neutral
Affidavit of Scrivener's Error; revise recording of. Alive
Analysis:
HB 1367
Not Rated
Real property; establish process to remove discriminatory language from recorded instruments of conveyance. Dead
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HB 1376
Not Rated
MS Consumer Privacy Act; create to prohibit any agency, department or institution from releasing any personal information. 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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SB 2011
Not Rated
Child abuse or neglect; provide for civil liability false reports of. Dead
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SB 2014
Not Rated
MS Public Records Act; prohibit confidentiality of settlement agreement. Dead
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SB 2015
Not Rated
Youth court records; provide that parents have right to redacted copies. Dead
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SB 2016
Not Rated
Guardianship; clarify a parent's right to nominate a guardian in TPR proceedings and clarify the fictive kin disposition alternative. Dead
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SB 2017
Not Rated
Counties; authorize civil debt for cost of cleaning real property. Dead
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SB 2021
Not Rated
Concealed-carry license; 18-year-old with instructor certification qualifies for enhanced. Dead
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SB 2022
Not Rated
Domestic abuse; allow protection of pets in a protection order. Dead
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SB 2023
Not Rated
Eminent domain; provide compensation for the loss of a business's goodwill. Dead
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SB 2026
Not Rated
Guardian ad litem fees; failure to pay enforced as any other civil debt. Dead
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SB 2032
Not Rated
Justice court; revise jurisdictional amount. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2034
Neutral
Intestacy; revise provisions for venue. Alive
Analysis: Neutral
SB 2035
Not Rated
Notaries public; revise maximum fee and residency requirements. Dead
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SB 2036
Not Rated
DA criminal investigators; revise allocation and compensation of. Dead
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SB 2067
Not Rated
Child support award; cost of health insurance coverage obtained by noncustodial parent considered in determining. 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 2252
Not Rated
Alienation of affection; abolish cause of action. Dead
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SB 2292
Not Rated
Judicial Election Campaign Intervention Act of 2022; enact. Dead
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SB 2307
Not Rated
Juries; prohibit peremptory challenges based on certain factors. Dead
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SB 2308
Not Rated
Landlord-tenant law; revise. Dead
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SB 2309
Not Rated
Jurors; expand pool to citizens with driver's license who have filed state income taxes. Dead
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SB 2310
Not Rated
Mississippi Civil Rights Act; enact. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2311
Not Rated
Occupational license; revise judicial review related to suspension of. Dead
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SB 2320
Not Rated
Statewide county court system; create. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2321
Good Policy
Human trafficking; create civil cause of action for engaging in or benefitting from. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2322
Not Rated
Court reporters; require to provide transcript upon request of the court under certain circumstances. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2323
Not Rated
Open meetings; revise accessibility to information on meeting times, agenda and minutes. Dead
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SB 2325
Not Rated
Court reporters; require to provide transcript upon request of the court under certain circumstances. Dead
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SB 2327
Not Rated
Local government; prohibit ordinances authorizing camping on public property and sidewalks. Dead
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SB 2329
Not Rated
Paternity; clarify circumstances when putative father cannot contest. Dead
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SB 2330
Not Rated
Mississippi Consumer Data Privacy Act; enact. Dead
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SB 2332
Not Rated
Birth certificate; adoptee may obtain certified copy of original after age 21. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2333
Not Rated
Youth court; prohibit intake based solely on the opinion of a medical professional on contract with DHS or CPS. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2334
Not Rated
Nonprofit medical clinic; require financial statement filed with Secretary of State. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2337
Not Rated
District attorneys; revise number of additional legal assistants authorized. Dead
Analysis:
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
Analysis:
SB 2343
Not Rated
Suffrage; restore to any person disqualified by reason of criminal conviction upon completion of sentence. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2346
Not Rated
Towing; limit charges. Dead
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SB 2347
Not Rated
Juror qualifications; allow jurors to serve in contiguous counties. Dead
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SB 2348
Not Rated
Wrongful conviction; increase compensation award. Dead
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SB 2350
Not Rated
Certificate of Foreign Birth; allow issuance by Bureau of Vital Statistics. Dead
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SB 2351
Not Rated
Chancery court; provide additional chancellor for 15th Chancery Court District. Dead
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SB 2353
Not Rated
State enforcement of federal regulations; require specific authorization by the Legislature. Dead
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SB 2354
Not Rated
Public Defenders Education Fund; establish education and training cost. Dead
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SB 2355
Not Rated
Firearms; prohibit state cooperation with federal effort to ban. Dead
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SB 2356
Not Rated
The Real You Act of 2022; enact. Dead
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SB 2368
Not Rated
Mandatory COVID-19 vaccination of Mississippi residents by the state or as condition of employment; prohibit. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2440
Not Rated
Ban-the-Box Act; enact. Dead
Analysis:
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 2452
Not Rated
Evelyn Gandy Fair Pay Act; prohibit discrimination based on sex, race or ethnicity. Dead
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SB 2453
Not Rated
Mississippi Pay Equity Act; prohibit wage discrimination based on gender. Dead
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SB 2456
Not Rated
Secretary of State; authorize certain notices by electronic mail. Dead
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SB 2457
Not Rated
Garbage collection liens; expire after a certain number of years. Dead
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SB 2459
Not Rated
Workers' compensation; increase maximum total recovery and remove cap on permanent total disability compensation. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2460
Not Rated
Mississippi Domestic Law Task Force; reconstitute. Dead
Analysis:
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 2464
Not Rated
Open accounts; revise provision relating to. Dead
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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 2467
Not Rated
Marijuana; simple possession of 30 grams or less a civil infraction. Dead
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SB 2468
Not Rated
Mental health courts; create. Dead
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SB 2469
Not Rated
Justice courts; require to accept electronic filing. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2471
Not Rated
Eminent domain; codify constitutional amendment. Dead
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SB 2472
Not Rated
Eminent domain; codify constitutional amendment. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2509
Neutral
Outdoor advertising signs; revise height limit provisions. Alive
Analysis: Neutral.
SB 2573
Not Rated
Social media companies; require to file a report for any restriction of a candidate or elected official. Dead
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SB 2585
Not Rated
Mississippi Paid Family Leave Act; enact. Dead
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SB 2594
Not Rated
Municipal annexation; require an election be held in the proposed annexation territory. Dead
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SB 2602
Not Rated
'Ban the Box Act'; enact. Dead
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SB 2603
Not Rated
Law enforcement officers; entitled to certain follow-up drug testing before loss of certification. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2611
Not Rated
Child support; prohibit standard amount for imputation of income in lieu of fact-gathering. Dead
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SB 2612
Not Rated
Mississippi Fair Housing Act; enact. Dead
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SB 2613
Not Rated
Voter registration; require verification of an applicant's U.S. citizenship. Dead
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SB 2614
Not Rated
Mississippi Statutory Thresholds for Settlements Involving Minors Law; create. Dead
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SB 2615
Not Rated
DHS; strengthen child support enforcement remedies. Dead
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SB 2616
Not Rated
Gaming; require winnings to be reported to MDHS for offsetting outstanding child-support obligations. Dead
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SB 2617
Not Rated
Law enforcement officers; regulate payment for nonexempt employees under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). Dead
Analysis:
SB 2618
Not Rated
'Mississippi Residential Landlord and Tenant Act'; enact. Dead
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SB 2619
Not Rated
Child support; administratively suspend obligations for incarcerated individuals. Dead
Analysis:
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 2621
Not Rated
Eminent domain; codify constitutional amendment. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2622
Not Rated
Remote Online Notarization Act; enact. Dead
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SB 2623
Neutral
Involuntary civil commitments; limit county's liability for costs of medical treatment. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2624
Not Rated
Mississippi Architects and Engineers Good Samaritan Act; create. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2625
Not Rated
Mississippi Pay Equity Act; prohibit wage discrimination based on gender. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2626
Not Rated
Comprehensive Landlord and Tenant Act; enact. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2628
Not Rated
Anti-SLAPP law; create the Public Speech Protection Act. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2632
Not Rated
Digital assets; establish legal nature of. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2641
Not Rated
Solemnize marriage; authorize judges of military court to perform rites. Dead
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SB 2642
Not Rated
Eminent domain; codify constitutional amendment. Dead
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SB 2643
Not Rated
Divorce; authorize where marriage is irretrievably broken. Dead
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SB 2672
Not Rated
Workers' Compensation; revise the exclusive remedy provision to provide certain exemptions. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2676
Not Rated
Armed educator; create Mississippi School Protection Act. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2847
Not Rated
Rivers McGraw Mental Health Treatment Court Act; enact. Dead
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SB 2852
Not Rated
Charitable organizations; revise religious institution exemption and clarify service of process. Dead
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SB 2853
Not Rated
Cyberstalking; authorize injunction when criminal charges filed. Dead
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SB 2855
Not Rated
State Intervention Courts Advisory Committee; require to promulgate rules to create funding formula for intervention courts. Dead
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SN 78
Not Rated
Charles Phillip (Phil) Buffington, Jr., Canton, Mississippi, Mississippi Tort Claims Board as Chairman, appointee shall serve at the will and pleasure of the Governor, vice Mr. Stephen Edds. Alive
Analysis:
SN 84
Not Rated
Krissy Casey Nobile, Madison, Mississippi, Director of the Mississippi Office of Capital Post-Conviction Counsel, four year term beginning August 1, 2021 and ending July 31, 2025. Alive
Analysis:
KEY: * = Amended % = 3/5ths Vote Required V = Vetoed
  $ = Revenue @ = Exempted From Deadline P = Partially Vetoed