Judiciary, Division B

2022 Regular Session

Judiciary, Division B

Bill Number Bill Description Bill Status
HB 127
Not Rated
CDL; prohibit for persons convicted of certain trafficking crimes. Dead
Analysis:
HB 360
Not Rated
State Public Defender; revise certain powers and duties of. Dead
Analysis:
HB 370
Not Rated
Bail bond; require release when judge approves participation in intervention program. Dead
Analysis:
HB 400
Bad Policy
Riding bailiffs; revise salary of. Alive
Analysis:
HB 416
Not Rated
Public records; exempt the booking information of certain mentally ill patients from. Dead
Analysis:
HB 604
Neutral
DUI suspension; clarify how the 120 days are counted. Dead
Analysis: This bill adds that those found under the influence of marijuana are subject to this suspension.
HB 607
Neutral
'Parker's Law'; create crime of 'fentanyl delivery resulting in death'. Alive
Analysis: the conference report added legislative intent to clarify the purpose of the law.
HB 620
Neutral
Dept. of Public Safety; revise laws regarding Office of State Medical Examiner, Forensics Laboratory and various other laws. Dead
Analysis:
HB 621
Not Rated
Fleeing law enforcement; increase penalties for the crime of. Dead
Analysis:
HB 626
Not Rated
Scrap metal; revise various provisions that regulate. Dead
Analysis:
HB 629
Not Rated
Expungement; clarify procedures in all courts. Dead
Analysis:
HB 630
Not Rated
Expungement; clarify for qualified electors. Dead
Analysis:
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 679
Bad Policy
Mississippi Pill Press Act of 2022; create. Alive
Analysis:
HB 681
Not Rated
Kratom; include in Schedule I controlled substances list. Dead
Analysis:
HB 695
Not Rated
Intervention courts; revise regulations that govern and add drug abuse prevention to statewide education component. Dead
Analysis:
HB 718
Not Rated
Crime of promoting prostitution; clarify and revise where certain monies are deposited. Dead
Analysis:
HB 799
Not Rated
Arrest warrants for sex offenses against children; authorize upon oral testimony by person requesting. Dead
Analysis:
HB 907
Not Rated
'Reentry Court Act of 2022'; establish. Dead
Analysis:
HB 935
Not Rated
Nonadjudication; authorize completion of workforce training or similar training as an option for. Dead
Analysis:
HB 980
Not Rated
Controlled substances; provide automatic defense to prosecution for charge that is brought within two years of a federal declassification of. Alive
Analysis:
HB 1010
Not Rated
Firearms in possession of a felon; revise regulations for. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1021
Not Rated
Bail; revise procedures to determine for indigent defendants. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1080
Not Rated
Rape trials; revise evidentiary procedures for spousal rape. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1139
Not Rated
Warrant applications or signature; authorize for violations of implied consent laws. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1196
Not Rated
Barbers, nurses and social workers; revise certain qualifications for the purpose of licensing of. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1207
Not Rated
Penalties for electronic crimes by minors; clarify. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1310
Not Rated
Subpoenas; authorize attorneys who have entered an appearance to issue. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1418
Not Rated
Second Amendment Preservation Act; authorize with exclusion for universities and colleges. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1479
Neutral
Mississippi Department of Corrections Commissioner; revise authority to inflict the death penalty. Alive
Analysis:
HB 1719
Not Rated
Suffrage; restore to Angela Porter-Williams of Amite County. Alive
Analysis:
HB 1721
Not Rated
Suffrage; restore to Gerald O. Laird of Jefferson Davis County. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1729
Not Rated
Suffrage; restore to Anthony Leroy Wallace of Harrison County. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1730
Not Rated
Suffrage; restore to Ray Ferrell of Harrison County. Alive
Analysis:
HB 1731
Not Rated
Suffrage; restore to Deborah Ledbetter of Hinds County. Alive
Analysis:
HB 1732
Not Rated
Suffrage; restore to Annie Mae Grant of Hinds County. Alive
Analysis:
HB 1737
Not Rated
Suffrage; restore to Kenny Pritchard of Rankin County. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1738
Not Rated
Suffrage; restore to Charles Harris of Harrison County. Dead
Analysis:
HB 1758
Not Rated
Suffrage; restore to LaTonya Woodson of Warren County. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2040
Not Rated
Railroad right-of-way; unlawful to enter and remain upon without the permission of the owner or operator. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2041
Not Rated
Suffrage; restore suffrage to Vedo Kyles. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2042
Not Rated
Firearms; clarify that possession of multiple firearms shall subject felon to multiple charges. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2044
Not Rated
Shoplifting; provide that second offense within 5 years shall be a felony. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2071
Not Rated
Pecan Harvesting Law; revise penalties for violating. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2073
Not Rated
Fleeing or eluding a law enforcement officer; revise offense of. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2224
Neutral
Arrest warrants; authorize electronic signatures. Dead
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 2227
Not Rated
Justice Court Judges; revise suspension authority consistent with municipal court. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2228
Not Rated
Conviction; clarify subsequent offense for certain crimes and post-conviction relief. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2229
Not Rated
Chemical endangerment of a child or fetus; criminalize. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2230
Not Rated
Wiretaps; authorize sheriffs to use. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2231
Not Rated
DNA samples; collected from person arrested for any felony and provide for destruction of samples only upon expungement request. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2232
Not Rated
Miranda warning; require disclosure in simple language to children. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2233
Not Rated
'Service Canine Protection Act of 2022'; enact. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2234
Not Rated
Statute of limitations; except sexual battery from. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2235
Not Rated
Terroristic threats; revise elements of. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2236
Not Rated
Funeral processions; provide right-of-way and authorize law enforcement to escort. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2237
Not Rated
Sentence suspension; prohibit for crimes involving the exploitation of children. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2238
Not Rated
Trespass; criminalize offense on property other than a structure or conveyance. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2239
Not Rated
Child Protection Services; require disclosure of reporter in cases of false abuse and neglect reports. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2240
Not Rated
DUI law; revise fourth offense of and require all expunctions to be confidentially registered. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2241
Not Rated
Marijuana; legalize possession of certain amount. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2242
Not Rated
Nonadjudication; revise courts' authority. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2243
Not Rated
Sexual battery; conform statute of limitations to the statute of limitations for rape. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2244
Not Rated
Juvenile offenders; provide alternative sentencing options. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2245
Neutral
Voyeurism; revise sentencing. Alive
Analysis: this is just a cleanup of existing law
SB 2246
Good Policy
Electronic search warrants; authorize issuance of in investigations of certain sex offenses against children. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2247
Not Rated
Sex offenders; prohibit employment as first responders without DPS approval. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2248
Not Rated
Controlled substance offenses; revise enhanced penalties. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2249
Not Rated
Simple possession of controlled substances; revise certain. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2250
Not Rated
Youthful offenses; revise when may be tried in circuit court. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2251
Not Rated
Habitual offender; crimes punishable by imprisonment for 5 years or less not considered. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2253
Not Rated
Habitual offender; crimes committed before 18 years of age not considered. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2254
Not Rated
Habitual offender; revise. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2255
Not Rated
Expunction; reduce waiting period for eligibility. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2256
Not Rated
House burglary; create separate violent and nonviolent offenses. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2257
Not Rated
Youth court; revise transfer to circuit court. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2258
Not Rated
Habitual offender; revise sentencing under. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2259
Not Rated
Violent habitual offender; require jury determination. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2260
Not Rated
DUI; nonadjudication of a first offense for CDL holder who was not operating a commercial vehicle. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2261
Not Rated
Buddy's Law; order psychiatric evaluations for children adjudicated delinquent for abuse of a domesticated dog or cat. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2262
Not Rated
Hand-held mobile telephone; revise use of while driving. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2263
Neutral
Chancery court; revise provisions concerning adoption and name change of incarcerated persons. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2264
Not Rated
DPS; implement uniform reporting standards for jail census data and create a centralized database. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2265
Not Rated
Mississippi Crime Victims' Compensation Act; remove certain limitations. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2266
Not Rated
Shoplifting; revise jurisdictional amounts and penalties for. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2267
Not Rated
Expungement; consolidate statutes concerning. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2274
Not Rated
'Reentry Court Act of 2022'; authorize pilot reentry courts in certain circuit court districts. Dead
Analysis:
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 2283
Not Rated
Uniform Controlled Substances Act; revise schedules. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2285
Not Rated
Marijuana; civil penalty for simple possession of 30 grams or less. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2286
Not Rated
Controlled substances; provide enhanced penalties for possession and distribution of. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2318
Not Rated
Municipal courts; suspension of sentence for certain veterans receiving treatment. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2322
Not Rated
Court reporters; require to provide transcript upon request of the court under certain circumstances. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2328
Not Rated
Mississippi Companion Animal Abuser Registry Act; enact. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2355
Not Rated
Firearms; prohibit state cooperation with federal effort to ban. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2384
Not Rated
Motorcycles and bicyles; allow to proceed through red light if green light is not triggered. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2386
Not Rated
Habitual offender; prior felonies with completed sentences more than 10 years prior not considered. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2387
Not Rated
Used mattresses; prohibit resale with certain exemptions. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2390
Not Rated
Intervention court; amend criteria for participation in. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2391
Not Rated
Nonviolent habitual offender; revise sentencing. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2392
Not Rated
Violent habitual offender; require both previous crimes to have been crimes of violence. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2393
Not Rated
Expunction; allow after 20 years of good behavior with certain exceptions. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2394
Not Rated
Commercial driver's license; authorize issuance to certain military-trained personnel. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2395
Not Rated
Firearms; interpose state law in place of any federal law confiscating firearms. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2397
Not Rated
Controlled substances; authorize automatic defense for charges brought within two years of a federal declassification. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2398
Not Rated
Fresh Start Act of 2019; expand. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2403
Not Rated
Kratom; authorize regulation of and prohibit certain products. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2437
Good Policy
Central Mississippi Correctional Facility; authorize pilot work initiative. Alive
Analysis: Inmate work initiative program
SB 2467
Not Rated
Marijuana; simple possession of 30 grams or less a civil infraction. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2487
Not Rated
Fraudulent statements grain warehouse provisions; increase penalties for violation of. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2489
Not Rated
Hunting on streets and railroads; clarify prohibition on. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2490
Not Rated
Wildlife; clarify that a conservation officer must have probable cause to conduct a search without a warrant. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2528
Not Rated
Breach of security of businesses; require notice to be given to the Attorney General in certain circumstances. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2536
Neutral
Criminal convictions; create registry of certain offenders and clarify the effect of expungement. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2537
Good Policy
Fireworks; reduce offense for violation of law from felony to misdemeanor. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2538
Not Rated
Justifiable homicide; provide for criminal and civil immunity. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2539
Not Rated
Mississippi Scrap Metal Act; create. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2540
Not Rated
Rape; revise the crime of. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2541
Not Rated
Reckless endangerment; create offense and prescribe penalties. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2542
Not Rated
Ignition-interlock device; bring forward provision related to. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2543
Neutral
Department of Public Safety; revise provisions related to. Alive
Analysis: Same bill as HB620
SB 2544
Not Rated
Youth court; revise fines, fees and costs. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2545
Bad Policy
Scrap metal; revise provisions of and prescribe certain conditions for the purchase of detached catalytic converters. Alive
Analysis: This bill creates new criminal penalties and adds regulation.
SB 2546
Not Rated
Harvey Scott Haney; restore suffrage. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2547
Not Rated
Firearms; criminalize discharge of within limits of or into municipality. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2548
Not Rated
Organized retail theft; revise. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2549
Not Rated
Shoplifting; revise penalties. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2550
Not Rated
Sheriffs; may deputize tribal law enforcement officers. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2551
Not Rated
Scrap metal; exclude nonfunctioning window units and stainless steel sinks. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2552
Not Rated
Crimes of violence; revise list of offenses designated as such. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2553
Not Rated
Misdemeanants; may not possess a weapon under certain circumstances. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2554
Not Rated
Juvenile sentencing; provide criteria for determining parole eligibility and require hearing before imposing life without parole. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2555
Not Rated
Grocery items; prohibit cost-plus pricing without public notice. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2556
Not Rated
Motor vehicles; increase penalties for operating without insurance or license and for failing to stop at accidents. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2557
Not Rated
Law enforcement communications; promote interoperability between agencies. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2558
Not Rated
Firearms; criminalize the discharge of within the limits of or into a public park. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2559
Not Rated
Vulnerable persons; make reports available to Secretary of State. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2560
Not Rated
Methamphetamine; revise penalty for simple possession of smaller amounts. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2561
Not Rated
Foster children; may sign certain rental agreements if over 18. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2562
Not Rated
DUI; allow expunction for first offense under certain circumstances. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2563
Bad Policy
Mississippi Pill Press Law of 2022; enact. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2564
Not Rated
Habitual offenders; revise provisions for. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2565
Not Rated
Bail for indigent defendants; provide procedure. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2566
Not Rated
Voting rights; restore to people who have been released from incarceration. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2568
Not Rated
Vote fraud; increase penalties. 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 2584
Good Policy
'Reentry Court Act of 2022'; authorize pilot reentry courts in circuit court districts. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2587
Good Policy
CDLs; treat certain moving violations as regular license holders. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2595
Not Rated
County jail census data; facilitate availability of. 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 2599
Not Rated
Expunction and reenfranchisment; revise procedure for requesting. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2601
Not Rated
Mississippi Pink Alert System Act of 2022; create. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2655
Not Rated
Death penalty; revise method of execution. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2740
Not Rated
The Maternal Health Reporting Act; enact. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2853
Not Rated
Cyberstalking; authorize injunction when criminal charges filed. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2868
Not Rated
Radar; authorize limited use of by sheriffs. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2869
Not Rated
Radar; authorize limited use of by sheriffs. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2880
Not Rated
Mississippi Athlete Agent Act; revise. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2913
Neutral
Counties; delete the duty of the clerk of the board of supervisors to report to the grand jury. Alive
Analysis:
SB 2917
Not Rated
Suffrage; restore to Edward Carter. Dead
Analysis:
SB 2944
Not Rated
Suffrage; restore to Antonio S'Avalas Simpson. Dead
Analysis:
SB 3204
Not Rated
City of Oxford; authorize electronic signatures for warrant applications for violations of Implied Consent Law. Dead
Analysis:
SN 83
Not Rated
Christopher Wade (Chris) Freeze, Ridgeland, Mississippi, Crime Stoppers Advisory Council, two year term effective immediately and ending June 30, 2023. Alive
Analysis:
SN 94
Not Rated
Dr. Robert Edward (Bobby) Fox, Ph.D., Perkinston, Mississippi, Crime Stoppers Advisory Council, two year term effective January 6, 2022 and ending June 30, 2023. Alive
Analysis:
SN 95
Not Rated
Lori Leigh Massey, Ocean Springs, Mississippi, Crime Stoppers Advisory Council, two year term effective January 6, 2022 and ending June 30, 2022, vice Katie Moulds. Alive
Analysis:
SN 96
Not Rated
Lori Leigh Massey, Ocean Springs, Mississippi, Crime Stoppers Advisory Council, two year term effective July 1, 2022 and ending June 30, 2024. Alive
Analysis:
SN 110
Not Rated
Anna Ward Sukmann, Gulfport, Mississippi, Crime Stoppers Advisory Council, two year term effective January 6, 2022 and ending June 30, 2022, vice Doug Adams. Alive
Analysis:
SN 111
Not Rated
Anna Ward Sukmann, Gulfport, Mississippi, Crime Stoppers Advisory Council, two year term effective July 1, 2022 and ending June 30, 2024. Alive
Analysis:
SN 123
Not Rated
Myrtis Elizabeth S. (Leisa) McElreath, Oxford, Mississippi, Crime Stoppers Advisory Council, two year term effective January 6, 2022 and ending June 30, 2022. Alive
Analysis:
SN 124
Not Rated
Myrtis Elizabeth S. (Leisa) McElreath, Oxford, Mississippi, Crime Stoppers Advisory Council, two year term effective July 1, 2022 and ending June 30, 2024. Alive
Analysis:
KEY: * = Amended % = 3/5ths Vote Required V = Vetoed
  $ = Revenue @ = Exempted From Deadline P = Partially Vetoed