Bill List for 2016 Session

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Items of Interest

Principal Author
II 1 Election Challenge for House District 98 Tasha Dillon v. David Myers
II 2 Election Challenge for Senate District 37 Melanie Sojourner v. Bob Dearing
II 3 Election Challenge for House District 79 Mark Tullos v. Bo Eaton
II 4 2016 1st Ex. Session HB 1- Economic development; provide incentives for certain economic development projects.Smith
II 5 Swearing-in Ceremony of Rep. Linda Coleman as Judge for the Eleventh Circuit Court District
II 6 2016 2nd Ex. Session SB 2001 - Working Cash-Stabilization Reserve Fund; authorize additional transfer to alleviate the deficit for FY2016.Hopson

House Bill

Principal Author
HB 1 School boards; revise certain provisions regarding continuing education for members.Frierson
HB 2 Education Achievement Council; revise composition by adding two additional members.Mettetal
HB 4 Parental Involvement and Accountability Act; create.Holloway
HB 14 School superintendents; impose three-year moratorium on salary increases for all and prescribe method for determining raises.Frierson
HB 25 DFA; clarify and update inventory of state real properties under the authority, general supervision and oversight of.Weathersby
HB 26 MS Sports Hall of Fame & Dizzy Dean Museum; authorize DFA to extend lease of for a term not to exceed 20 years.Weathersby
HB 27 Securities; require notice filings for certain types of federal covered securities.Zuber
HB 29 School districts; require to submit reports to PEER.Frierson
HB 33 Equal Opportunity for Students with Special Needs Act; revise definition of "eligible student" to include those with an active IEP for past five years.Moore
HB 34 Financial advisors; require those appointed by the State Supt. of Public Education to certain school districts to be independent contractors.Moore
HB 37 Dyslexia Therapy Scholarship for Students with Dyslexia Program; delete repealer on.Byrd
HB 41 Interstate Medical Licensure Compact; create.Mims
HB 47 School accountability standards; revise the manner by which accreditation ratings are assigned and require independent assessment by State Auditor.Currie
HB 51 Literacy-Based Promotion Act; revise and clarify provisions relating to retention to 3rd Grade accountability assessments.Moore
HB 52 Literacy-Based Promotion Act; clarify training component provided to teachers by the State Dept. of Education.Moore
HB 74 Jackson County Utility Authority Study Committee; create.Formby
HB 79 Teacher certification; provide exemption for qualification for licensure to certain individuals.Moore
HB 81 Death certificates; Vital Records shall issue five copies without charge for deceased veterans.Hopkins
HB 91 Student transfer; prohibit board of failing districts from denying requests to better performing schools or districts.Moore
HB 93 Health insurance; revise assignment of benefits provisions regarding.Formby
HB 106 Offenders on post release supervision; strike reference that an arrest is a technical violation.Kinkade
HB 107 Parole board; authorize to revoke parole and impose remaining time if parolee committs a felony or absconds supervision.Kinkade
HB 110 School buses; clarify that motor vehicle need not stop when meeting or passing on divided highway.Haney
HB 111 Comprehensive Health Insurance Risk Pool; revise eligibility for coverage/clarify when association may close enrollment.Chism
HB 112 MS Responder Management System; registrants receive workers' compensation benefits for death or injury responding to emergency.Mims
HB 114 State buildings; rename the MS Department of Public Safety building in Jackson, MS, the "Timothy Alan (Tim) Ford Building."Gunn
HB 116 Commission on Environmental Quality; require that a majority of members not receive significant income from persons regulated under Clean Air Act.Read
HB 122 Municipal Water, Sewer and Waste Water Systems Repair and Replacement Grant Program; create.Barker
HB 130 Municipal clerks and Chiefs of Police in code charter municipalities; require to be appointed instead of elected.Holland
HB 131 Municipalities; authorize adoption of ordinance for system to issue citations and summons to violators of certain ordinances.Wilson
HB 137 Municipal election mangers; revise discretionary salary and compensation for attending training sessions.Wilson
HB 142 Burn ban; revise penalties for violation of.Reynolds
HB 154 Dog training; regulate training of support animals and require training to register with the Secretary of State.Mims
HB 158 Medicaid; provide reimbursement to hospitals for long acting reversible contraceptives outside of APR-DRG.Currie
HB 166 Tennesse-Tombigbee Waterway; provide weight exemption for transporting commodities from ports on.Chism
HB 167 Sales tax; withhold portion of diversion to municipality that fails to comply with audit requirement.Dixon
HB 168 School athletics and extracurricular activities; require SBE to review and recommend revisions for administration of for public schools.Currie
HB 188 DMR enforcement officers; increase time to complete required training for employment before salary benefits are terminated.Eure
HB 196 Licensed school nurses; remove cap on those with National Board Certification eligible for annual salary supplement.Currie
HB 199 State Dept. of Education; remove from certain State Personnel Board procedures for a total of five years.Moore
HB 200 EEF Procurement Cards; revise definition of "teachers" to include those employed at public special purpose schools to receive.Moore
HB 207 National Board Certification; all school employees to be reimbursed for actual cost of completing each component of certification.Moore
HB 218 School transfer; allow students to attend school in adjacent district under certain circumstances.Mims
HB 241 Fire Chief Mickey Lewis Yates Memorial Highway; designate segment of Highway 492 in Newton County as.Rushing
HB 248 State vehicles; authorize DOC commissioner use of specified unmarked vehicles to prevent hindrance of official investigations.Kinkade
HB 267 Mississippi Rural Hospital Transition and Improvement Grant Program; establish.Mims
HB 277 Counties; authorize payment of certain monthly secretarial allowance to board attorneys for secretarial services provided in discharge of duties.Smith
HB 283 Department of Corrections; amend FY16 appropriation to delete language about expenditure of funds for Personal Services.Frierson
HB 289 State Board of Health; authorize to charge fees for services based on cost of providing the services.Frierson
HB 296 County Surveyors; revise the fees charged by.Bounds
HB 298 State assessments; expenditures from special funds for must be appropriated by Legislature.Frierson
HB 362 Sales tax; revise time for exemption on retail sales of firearms, ammunition and hunting supplies.Bounds
HB 364 Sales tax; clarify that certain sales to schools under federal programs are exempt.Bell (21st)
HB 365 Homestead exemption; provide additional exemption for certain persons 65 years of age or older or totally disabled.Barton
HB 376 Bonds; authorize issuance for construction of a new Highway Safety Patrol Substation in Starkville.Smith
HB 389 Distinctive Motor vehicle license tag; authorize issuance to supporters of Sacred Heart Catholic School in Hattiesburg.Barker
HB 391 Department of Revenue; authorize to compromise and settle tax liabilities with taxpayers.Smith
HB 393 Taxing entities; require to file annual report providing amount of tax revenues received.Formby
HB 395 Bonds; authorize issuance for construction of the Mississippi Maritime Museum in Pascagoula.Smith
HB 396 Vehicle registration; authorize out-of-state license as proof of identification for purposes of.Guice
HB 408 Income tax; authorize a credit for employers who pay the cost of a qualified wellness program.Smith
HB 412 Working Families Tax Credit Act; create to authorize an income tax credit in an amount equal to a portion of earned income tax credit.Smith
HB 413 Income tax; exempt a portion of income of certain physicians/nurse practitioners practicing in critical physician shortage areas.Smith (39th)
HB 425 Sale of land for taxes; authorize tax collector to conduct sales by online auction.Smith
HB 444 Mississippi Motion Picture Incentive Act; extend authority of Department of Revenue to approve applications for certain rebates under.Smith
HB 446 Income tax; extend date of repeal on tax credit for certain employers sponsoring skills training for employees.Smith
HB 447 Department of Revenue; authorize to require fingerprints and background checks for employees with access to federal tax information.Smith
HB 454 Abandoned vessels; provide certain procedures for disposing of.Zuber
HB 456 Pharmacy Benefit Prompt Pay Act; place repealer on all sections of.Mims
HB 458 MAEP; bring forward related sections for purpose of possible revisions.Moore
HB 460 Department of Revenue; revise date upon which time period begins to run for taxpayer to request hearing on permit revocation/suspension.Smith
HB 461 Income tax; provide that filing date for state return is the same as filing date for corresponding federal return.Smith
HB 462 Pharmacy Practice Act; extend repealer on.Mims
HB 463 Town of Walnut; authorize expansion of natural gas system.Steverson
HB 470 MS Debt Management Services Act; extend repealer on.White
HB 472 Mississippi Appraisal Management Company Registration Act; extend repealer on registration requirement for appraisal management companies.White
HB 473 Physician Assistants; extend repealer on authority for issuance of temporary license to applicants in master's degree program.White
HB 475 MS Boll Weevil Management Corporation; extend repealer on provision requiring annual audits to be provided by November 15.White
HB 477 Forest acreage tax; extend repealer on law requiring certain counties to levy.White
HB 478 Task Force on the Future of Gifted Education in MS; extend repealer on.White
HB 479 State offenders serving sentences in county jails; extend repealer on.White
HB 482 Medicaid; extend repealers on dental services and the dialysis transportation program.White
HB 483 Burn care lien for qualifying providers; extend repealer on statutes establishing.White
HB 484 Small Business and Grocer Investment Act; extend repealer on.White
HB 485 MS Veterans Monument Commission; extend repealer on.White
HB 486 Mississippi Gulf Coast Region Utility Board; extend repealer on.White
HB 487 Wild hogs; extend repealer on provisions relating to the importation, release and transportation of.White
HB 489 Patient's Right to Informed Health Care Choices Act and prohibitions against deceptive advertising by health care providers; delete repealers on.White
HB 491 Emergency telecommunicators; extend repealers on training requirements and funding.White
HB 492 Public lands; extend repealer restricting the purchase of by certain persons and business entities.White
HB 494 Sex-related/abstinence education and Teen Pregnancy Prevention Task Force; extend repealers on.White
HB 496 Income tax; extend repeal date on tax credit for new cut and sew jobs in upholstered furniture manufacturing industry.White
HB 497 MAEP; extend repealer on requirement that certain absences be considered excused for purposes of average daily attendance.White
HB 499 Public Service Commission; extend repealers on its creation and authority to hire attorneys for certain proceedings.White
HB 502 State Board of Barber Examiners; extend repealer on.White
HB 503 State Board of Chiropractic Examiners; extend repealer on.White
HB 504 MS Auctioneers License Act; extend repealer on.White
HB 506 State Port authority; extend repealer on authority to use design-build method of contracting.White
HB 507 MS Delta Area Workforce Training Project; extend repealer on.White
HB 519 MS Unborn Child Protection from Dismemberment Abortion Act; create.Mims
HB 522 All-terrain vehicles; clarify inclusion in chop shop act to prohibit altering of VIN.Clark
HB 523 Workers' Compensation Assigned Risk Plan; revise laws regarding.Chism
HB 525 Certificate of insurance; require after certain dl suspensions and damages caused.Chism
HB 553 Human Trafficking; increase penalty for.Currie
HB 571 Firearms; clarify meaning of courthouse and courtroom for purpose of carrying.Gipson
HB 572 Sexual battery; conform statute of limitation to rape.Gipson
HB 574 Shoplifting; revise penalties.Zuber
HB 578 Mississippi See Something, Say Something Act of 2016; enact.Gipson
HB 595 Cargo theft; provide for crime and penalties of.Massengill
HB 599 Witness Protection Program; authorize.Gipson
HB 600 Firearms permits; revise renewal process.Gipson
HB 659 Noah's Law; create.Reynolds
HB 666 Dentists; provide immunity for if necessary medical services are provided without expectation of payment.Formby
HB 701 Drug penalties; revise.Gipson
HB 705 Controlled substances; enhance penalty for illegal sale in proximity to drug rehab facility.Busby
HB 711 County jails; require to charge political subdivisions whenever prisoners of such subdivisions are housed in county jails.Baker
HB 713 Public lands; revise certain provisions on Secretary of State's duties regarding conveyances of.Monsour
HB 716 Jointly held property; authorize to be sold by broker in a commercially reasonable manner.Reynolds
HB 732 Military justice; revise maximum fines imposed by courts-martial and revise certain other provisions.Rogers (61st)
HB 737 Marriage; provide that certain persons shall not be required to officiate if such action would violate a sincerely held religious belief.Lamar
HB 738 Attorney General; require approval by Outside Counsel Oversight Commission to bring certain suits.Baker
HB 742 Simple and aggravated assault; provide that assault on member of military is aggravating circumstances for.Rogers (61st)
HB 758 Firearms; restrict boards, commissions and agencies from regulating.Hood
HB 767 Trespassers; codify duty of care to.Hood
HB 772 Youth court; authorize counsel to represent indigent parent.Gipson
HB 773 MS Youth Challenge Academy; require SDE to provide certain information to director of for purposes of dropout prevention.Byrd
HB 782 Firearms; prohibit enforcement of certain federal law relating to.Formby
HB 783 Habitual nonviolent offenders; revise sentencing guidelines.Gipson
HB 786 "Mississippi Church Protection Act"; create.Gipson
HB 796 Pre-election day voting; allow.Denny
HB 797 Election code; revise.Denny
HB 799 Precinct boundaries; prohibit altering for certain time of.Denny
HB 809 Online voter registration; authorize under authority of Secretary of State.Denny
HB 815 Harvesting of oysters; prohibit the act of doing so at night.Eure
HB 818 MDWFP; authorize to close or shorten open season due to high water or other exigent circumstances.Barnett
HB 819 MS Small Business Regulatory Flexibility Act; revise certain provisions and delete repealer on.Turner
HB 820 Outdoor advertisement signs; revise height requirement on those erected after April 15, 2008.Busby
HB 822 Memorial Highway; designate certain segment of Highway 48 in Amite county as the "Taurean Harris Memorial Highway."Cockerham
HB 824 Hospitality stations; authorize Mississippi Transportation Commission to enter into agreements to offset the cost of building and operating.Busby
HB 825 Memorial highway; revise certain segment of Highway 59.Scott
HB 842 Tourism project sales tax incentive program; extend authority of MDA to approve participants for certain projects.Smith
HB 843 Alcoholic beverages; delete prohibition against advertisement of alcoholic beverages originating in dry areas.Monsour
HB 845 Alcoholic beverages; revise definition of "qualified resort area" under the Local Option Alcoholic Beverage Control Law.Powell
HB 850 Motor vehicle; require to travel at a safe and appropriate rate of speed when approaching certain features on the roadway.Touchstone
HB 853 Memorial highway; designate certain segment of U.S. Highway 61 in Coahoma County as the "Dr. Aaron E. Henry Memorial Highway."Paden
HB 866 Election Crimes; revise penalties for.Denny
HB 868 Supreme Court Districts; revise boundaries of.Baker
HB 871 Elections; increase per diem of election commissioners for nonelection days.Denny
HB 878 Budget process; bring forward sections relating to various aspects of.Frierson
HB 880 Retirement; all members of PERS vest after 4 years of membership regardless of the date they became members.Huddleston (15th)
HB 884 MSU; authorize to enter into a long term lease for housing and retail purposes.Weathersby
HB 885 Jackson State University property; authorize long-term lease of for student housing.Cockerham
HB 886 Pascagoula Public Beach; rename "Buffett Beach" in honor and recognition of Jimmy Buffett.Busby
HB 888 State building; rename the Advanced Education Center on Tupelo Campus of ICC, the "Speaker Timothy Alan (Tim) Ford Advanced Education Center."Holland
HB 890 University of Southern Mississippi property; authorize DFA to sell or lease certain parcel in Forrest County.Barker
HB 897 Medicaid planners; delete requirement to have a surety bond.White
HB 898 Medicaid; require reimbursement of all primary care physicians at 100% of Medicare rate.White
HB 899 Public Employees' Retirement System; revise certain provisions regarding the administration of the system.Huddleston (15th)
HB 903 Government Employees' Deferred Compensation Law; revise certain provisions of.Huddleston (15th)
HB 904 University of Mississippi Medical Center; authorize to lease property with approval of IHL to the American Cancer Society.Weathersby
HB 906 Energy efficiency standards on buildings; extend repealer of statute requiring certain buildings to meet.Cockerham
HB 917 Bonds; authorize issuance of general obligation bonds for the Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Center.Snowden
HB 918 Memorial highway ; designate segment of Mississippi Highway 182 in the City of Columbus as the "Rep. Esther M. Harrison Memorial Highway."Karriem
HB 924 Council on Education Technology; reestablish and define responsibilities.Moore
HB 926 School district administrative consolidation; require in Holmes County and Durant Public School Districts.Barker
HB 928 Arrest of students on school property; provide for collection of data.Barker
HB 931 Dual credit; provide students who complete an approved Cambridge International Program AS and A-level course.Bain
HB 933 Graduation requirements; require SBE to administer an American Civics assessment as part of statewide testing program and for students to pass as a condition of.Currie
HB 934 Southern Regional Education Board Regional Contract Forgivable Loan Program; authorize MS Postsecondary Education Financial Assistance Board to administer.Mettetal
HB 938 Vaccinations; authorize exemptions for medical purposes.Formby
HB 944 Office of State Auditor; authorize to regulate certain activities of public bodies.Baker
HB 950 MS Dyslexia Therapy Scholarship for Students with Dyslexia; revise eligibility through Grade 12.Barker
HB 951 Advanced placement teacher recertification requirement; revise.Wilson
HB 958 School personnel; prohibit from engaging in political activity while in performance of official duties.Snowden
HB 959 Students with disabilities; revise process by which schools enhancing full inclusion of in all educational areas are recognized.Crawford
HB 967 School superintendents; revise minimum qualifications to serve as.Formby
HB 968 MS Youth Challenge Program; clarify terms for purposes of qualifying participants for graduation.Byrd
HB 976 Universities & Colleges; limit out-of-state tuition waiver for veterans enrolled in professional degree program for certain.Huddleston (15th)
HB 987 School district administrative consolidation; require in Leflore County and Greenwood Public School Districts.Barker
HB 989 MS Achievement School District; establish to oversee administration of certain failing schools with a "F" rating for two consecutive years.Busby
HB 990 School boards; elect all at presidential election for four-year term.Moore
HB 991 School district administrative consolidation; require throughout entire Chickasaw County.Barker
HB1000 Summer normals; repeal.Barker
HB1011 Division of Child Protection Services; establish in DHS.Barker
HB1043 Charter schools; revise teachers' time to achieve state licensure and conform language regarding director to 2014 amendments.Busby
HB1044 Charter schools; authorize open enrollment across school district lines.Busby
HB1054 Financial literacy curriculum; require the State Board of Education to implement for all students in Grades 9-12.Moore
HB1074 Economic Development and Infrastructure Fund; create and deposit certain funds into.Bennett
HB1076 Oil spill settlement funds; revise provisions regarding deposit into state treasury.DeLano
HB1078 Income tax; extend repealer on tax credit for certain charges for using certain port and airport facilities.Monsour
HB1081 Tourism project sales tax incentive program; revise definition of term "project" and extend authority of MDA to approve participants.Currie
HB1083 CON; revise certain definitions and procedures regarding review.Powell
HB1086 Unclaimed Property Act; proceeds of redeemed US Savings Bonds under shall be deposited into Abandoned Property Fund.Wilson
HB1116 Act to Restore Hope, Opportunity and Prosperity for Everyone (HOPE); create.White
HB1117 Military officers and employees; grant leave of absence from civil occupations in public or private business.Henley
HB1119 Military Department and Mississippi National Guard; revise certain provisions regarding civilian guard and other employees.Snowden
HB1123 Commission on Marine Resources; authorize to revoke license of oyster harvester upon a third conviction within three years.Eure
HB1124 Commission on Marine Resources; provide for expiration of permits for activities affecting coastal wetlands.Eure
HB1130 Petroleum Products Inspection Law; extend repealer on.Pigott
HB1131 MS Agricultural Promotions; revise Dept. of Ag & Commerce to authority to administer for marketing purposes.Pigott
HB1138 Electric Power Association Law; provide additional provisions applicable to generation and transmission cooperatives.Beckett
HB1139 Electric power associations; revise regulatory laws.Beckett
HB1149 Bonds; clarify certain provisions regarding bond proceeds allocated for improvements at the state-owned shipyard in Jackson County.Busby
HB1151 Hunting and fishing licenses; revise fees for.Bounds
HB1155 Financial institutions service providers; authorize Commissioner of Banking to examine.Zuber
HB1157 Outdoor magazine; authorize commission on Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks to set subscription fee and publish digital version.Barnett
HB1160 Wild hogs; remove permit for transport of.Bounds
HB1164 MDWFP; require to establish program for the tagging at white-tailed deer and wild turkey.Bounds
HB1178 Telemedicine; revise procedures defining and regulating the practice of.Mims
HB1189 MS Dept. of Information Technology Services; revise certain requirements for employment and require criminal background check.Staples
HB1192 Telemedicine; prohibit health insurers from denying payment for services if they would be covered in person.Chism
HB1193 MS Surplus Lines Association; authorize Commissioner of Insurance to transfer certain funds from to Insurance Department Special Fund.Chism
HB1198 Harvest permits; extend repealers on authority of MDOT to issue & provisions establishing maximum weight and routes of such vehicles.White
HB1202 Counties; clarify authority to collect fees for rubbish and garbage disposal.Barton
HB1203 Mississippi Coast Coliseum Commission; revise membership.DeLano
HB1205 Law Enforcement Officers' Death Benefits Trust Fund; revise eligibility of.Hale
HB1213 Mississippi Technology, Inc.; rename as Innovate Mississippi.Barker
HB1215 Excavation of underground utilities; provide exception for certain activity by government entities in rights-of-way.Beckett
HB1223 Local Option Alcoholic Beverage Law; authorize municipalities to establish leisure and recreation districts under.DeLano
HB1240 Termination of Parental Rights.Lamar
HB1261 Title insurance company; authorize to record affidavit to release mortgage that is paid off.Baker
HB1263 Public improvement projects; require certain governmental entities and railroads to accomodate each other when operations conflict with.Busby
HB1266 Humane Society; revise exemption criteria related to charitable solicitations.Wilson
HB1284 Trooper school; require sex offenders who are required to register to pay registration fees to fund.Monsour
HB1289 Missing children; require law enforcement agencies to establish procedures relating to.Campbell
HB1292 Social host; describe felony requirements for violations of.Touchstone
HB1294 Knife law preemption; prohibit local government entities from adopting restrictive policies relating to.Frierson
HB1296 Driver's license; revise verification procedure and term limits for non-U.S. citizen's license.Massengill
HB1298 Illegal dog fighting; revise seizure and forfeiture of animals.Barker
HB1299 Firearm; revise penalty for discharging on public roads and certain other property during hunting season.Bounds
HB1300 Sports Shooting Ranges; bring forward sections for purposes of amendment.Hood
HB1328 Justice Court judges; clarify authority to expunge misdemeanor convictions.Baker
HB1347 Trooper School Fund; transfer certain lapsed funds of the Mississippi Department of Public Safety to fund trooper school.Monsour
HB1361 DUI test; clarify the authority to administer.Willis
HB1366 DUI; revise.Gipson
HB1369 Controlled Substances; revise Schedulers I,II,III and IV.Willis
HB1375 Alcoholics and drug addicts; DMH shall try to arrange for supportive services upon discharge from treatment facility.Barker
HB1380 Sex crime against minors; require arresting authority to report all test results of HIV tests.Gipson
HB1381 Transportation Network Companies; establish regulations related to.Chism
HB1384 Department of Revenue, tax liens; bring forward sections of law relating to.Smith
HB1385 Gulf Coast Restoration Fund; create.DeLano
HB1386 Oil Spill settlement funds; use portion to pay debt service of bonds issued for road and bridge improvements.Smith
HB1387 Sales tax; revise type of information used by Commissioner of Revenue when assessing tax liability in certain cases.Smith
HB1393 Alcoholic beverages; revise qualifications for a manager's permit.DeLano
HB1406 Death penalty; revise requirements for.Monsour
HB1410 Asset Forfeiture Transparency Act; create.Brown
HB1413 Child abuse; provide that a trafficked child is an abused child.Hood
HB1421 State officers and employees; increase the per diem compensation for.Smith
HB1422 Income tax; public and private hospitals may collect certain debts by a set off against the debtor's refund.Smith
HB1423 Department of Revenue; revise disposal of seized alcohol if possessor is convicted of illegal possession and expand enforcement.Smith
HB1430 City Councils; authorize to hire certain staff.Barker
HB1439 Group purchasing programs by certain public hospitals and regional mental health centers; delete repealer on authority to participate in.Johnson (87th)
HB1444 Financial Transparency in Education Act; create.Smith
HB1448 Department of Archives & History; board members shall be appointed by the Governor.Turner
HB1449 Leake County property; authorize DFA to transfer certain located within to Town of Walnut Grove on behalf of MDOC.White
HB1452 UMMC teaching hospital; exempt from the provisions of certain purchasing and service contract practices.Smith
HB1455 Procurement card rebates; require the Department of Finance and Administration to establish policies that govern the accrual of.Currie
HB1460 Bonds; authorize issuance to provide funds for the Small Municipalities and Limited Population Counties Fund.Smith
HB1471 Public Procurement Review Board; provide DFA oversight for review and prior approval of RFPs submitted for agency lease and rental agreements.Weathersby
HB1475 Nonstate Service employees; revise to classify the Secretary of State and certain staff member as.Barker
HB1481 Juvenile justice reforms; implement per task force report.Coleman
HB1484 Youth services under Department of Services; make technical amendments for.Hood
HB1492 County supervisors; create education and certification program for.Byrd
HB1497 Public Procurement Review Board; provide oversight for agency contracts for architects and engineers for preapproved RFPs.Weathersby
HB1498 State Personnel Board procedures; extend period for one year that Department of Corrections is exempt from.Frierson
HB1500 State Auditor; revise rights related to requesting certain information and conducting certain audits.Turner
HB1501 Personal Service Contract Review Board; revise to make technical changes to.Turner
HB1503 State agency purchasing agents; clarify who must attend purchasing certification program.Turner
HB1504 Architectural and engineering services contracts; clarify certain review and oversight by DFA of.Turner
HB1505 Energy efficiency services; revise laws regarding public contracts for.Turner
HB1506 Contracts for collection of city/county solid wastes; authorize to extend for 4 years without rebid under certain circumstances.Lamar
HB1507 City of Brandon; authorize a tax on hotels and motels to fund amphitheater and other ancillary improvements.Baker
HB1508 DeSoto County; authorize sheriff's office to be located not more than two miles from the courthouse.Foster
HB1511 MS Consumer Alternative Installment Loan Act; create.Zuber
HB1514 Memorial highway; designate certain segment of U.S. Highway 49 East in Leflore County as the "Highway Patrolman Tommy E. Kendall Memorial Highway."Gunn
HB1523 Protecting Freedom of Conscience from Government Discrimination Act; create.Gunn
HB1529 Appeal bond requirements; revise.Gunn
HB1531 MS Statewide Teacher Appraisal Rubric (M-STAR); discontinue and require local districts to adopt teacher evaluation system.Gunn
HB1534 School districts; exempt those meeting the highest level of accreditation standards from certain duties.Gunn
HB1554 Employment Security Act; create the Mississippi Works Fund and require contributions to support workforce training approved by MDA.Smith
HB1556 Income tax; extend repealer on tax credit for certain charges at airports used for export/import of cargo.White
HB1557 Income tax; increase amount of National Guard and Reserve compensation excluded from gross income.Hood
HB1560 Ad valorem taxes; list of personal; property provided to tax assessor is presumed to be accurate.Foster
HB1564 Capitol Complex Improvement District; create and fund improvement projects within.Denny
HB1567 Income tax; authorize counties and municipalities to collect certain debts by setoff against the debtor's income tax refund.DeLano
HB1569 Mobile homes; give owner of one year to redeem the property after sold for taxes.Ladner
HB1580 City of Florence; extend repealer on bar and restaurant tax.Weathersby
HB1581 City of Fulton; extend repealer on hotel/motel tourism tax.Bell (21st)
HB1582 Harrison County; revise definition of blighted property.Bennett
HB1583 City of Natchez/Adams County; authorize to contributions to Natchez, Inc.Mims
HB1584 Oktibbeha County; authorize contribution to Brickfire Project - Day Care Center.Ellis
HB1585 Grenada County; authorize to contract with the United States and other states to house minimum or medium security offenders in.Reynolds
HB1587 City of Batesville; extend repealer on tourism and industry promotion tax.Mettetal
HB1588 City of Vicksburg; authorize annual contribution to Pigs-In-Flight museum.Monsour
HB1590 City of Ripley; authorize expansion of gas distribution system more than 5 miles outside corporate limits of.Steverson
HB1591 City of Vicksburg; authorize to contribute funds and in-kind services to Tate Cemetery.Monsour
HB1592 Oktibbeha County; authorize contribution to a certain scholarship fund.Ellis
HB1596 Bonds; authorize issuance for the Water Pollution Control Revolving Fund.Smith
HB1597 Bonds; authorize issuance to assist with construction of Partnership School at Mississippi State University.Chism
HB1598 Mississippi Main Street Investment Act; create.Lamar
HB1599 Perry County; authorize contribution to Community Development, Inc.McNeal
HB1600 Greene County; extend repeal date on assessments in justice court.McNeal
HB1604 City of Petal; authorize placement of certain specialty street signs within.Byrd
HB1605 Adams County; authorize to settle claims for obligations of former Natchez Regional Medical Center for unfunded employer retirement plan contributions.Mims
HB1606 Jackson County; authorize to clean blighted property and assess cost of such as lien against property owner.Busby
HB1608 Harrison County; authorize creation of Civil Service Commission for sheriff's department.Bennett
HB1609 Bonds; authorize issuance to assist City of McComb in making improvements to Parklane Road.Mims
HB1611 Mississippi Site Development Grant Program; create and authorize issuance of bonds to provide funds for.Smith
HB1613 Bonds; authorize issuance of general obligation bonds for various Mississippi Development Authority programs.Smith
HB1616 Appropriation; Barber Examiners, Board of.Frierson
HB1617 Appropriation; Nursing, Board of.Frierson
HB1618 Appropriation; Nursing Home Administrators, Board of.Frierson
HB1619 Appropriation: Real Estate Commission and Appraiser Licensing and Certification Board.Frierson
HB1620 Appropriation; Athletic Commission.Frierson
HB1621 Appropriation; Medical Licensure, Board of.Frierson
HB1622 Appropriation; Auctioneers Commission.Frierson
HB1623 Appropriation; Psychology, Board of.Frierson
HB1624 Appropriation; Cosmetology, Board of.Frierson
HB1625 Appropriation; Physical Therapy Board.Frierson
HB1626 Appropriation; Optometry, Board of.Frierson
HB1627 Appropriation; Engineers and Land Surveyors, Board of Registration for Professional.Frierson
HB1628 Appropriation; Social Workers and Marriage and Family Therapists, Board of Examiners for.Frierson
HB1629 Appropriation; Coast Coliseum Commission.Frierson
HB1630 Appropriation; Public Employees' Retirement System.Frierson
HB1631 Appropriation; Oil and Gas Board.Frierson
HB1632 Appropriation; Veterans' Home Purchase Board.Frierson
HB1633 Appropriation; Attorney General.Frierson
HB1634 Appropriation; District attorneys and staff.Frierson
HB1635 Appropriation; Supreme Court, Court of Appeals and trial judges services.Frierson
HB1636 Appropriation; Legislative expenses.Frierson
HB1637 Appropriation; Capital Post-Conviction Counsel, Office of.Frierson
HB1638 Appropriation; State Public Defender, Office of.Frierson
HB1639 Appropriation; Insurance, Department of.Frierson
HB1640 Appropriation; Fire Academy.Frierson
HB1641 Appropriation; Public Service Commission.Frierson
HB1642 Appropriation; Public Utilities Staff.Frierson
HB1643 Appropriation; Education, Department of.Frierson
HB1644 Appropriation; Educational Television, Authority for.Frierson
HB1645 Appropriation; Library Commission.Frierson
HB1646 Appropriation; Arts Commission.Frierson
HB1647 Appropriation; Archives and History, Department of.Frierson
HB1648 Appropriation; Transportation, Department of.Frierson
HB1649 Appropriation; Mississippi River Parkway Commission.Frierson
HB1650 Appropriation; Medicaid, Division of.Frierson
HB1651 Appropriation; Health, Department of.Frierson
HB1652 Appropriation; Human Services, Department of.Frierson
HB1653 Appropriation; Rehabilitation Services, Department of.Frierson
HB1654 Appropriation; Forestry Commission.Frierson
HB1655 Appropriation; Soil and Water Conservation Commission.Frierson
HB1656 Appropriation; Foresters, Board of Registration for.Frierson
HB1657 Appropriation; Marine Resources, Department of.Frierson
HB1658 Appropriation; Tombigbee River Valley Water Management District.Frierson
HB1659 Appropriation; Pearl River Valley Water Supply District.Frierson
HB1660 Appropriation; Pearl River Basin Development District.Frierson
HB1661 Appropriation; Pat Harrison Waterway District.Frierson
HB1662 Appropriation; Port Authority, State.Frierson
HB1663 Appropriation; Yellow Creek State Inland Port Authority.Frierson
HB1664 Appropriation; Environmental Quality, Department of.Frierson
HB1665 Appropriation; Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks, Department of.Frierson
HB1666 Appropriation; Grand Gulf Military Monument Commission.Frierson
HB1667 Appropriation; reappropriation, DFA - Bureau of Building; FY15.Frierson
HB1674 Ad valorem tax; revise provisions regarding fee-in-lieu of ad valorem taxes.Smith
HB1677 Sales tax; continue to exempt sales of agricultural products grown in this state and cut and first sold from place of production.Smith
HB1682 Bonds; authorize issuance for improvements at University of Mississippi Medical Center.Smith
HB1683 Bonds; authorize issuance for capital improvements at the Mississippi State Fire Academy.Hale
HB1686 Mississippi Small Business Investment Company Act; increase the amount of investment tax credits that may be allocated under.Smith
HB1687 Sales tax; exempt sales of tangible personal property or services to subsidiary or affiliate of the MS Children's Museum operating satellite museum in this state.Snowden
HB1688 Town of Walnut Grove; authorize expansion of gas distribution system into certain areas of Leake and Scott Counties.Rushing
HB1689 Coahoma County; authorize contribution to the Family and Youth Opportunities Division.Burnett
HB1690 Sunflower County; authorize contribution to Fannie Lou Hamer Cancer Foundation.Thomas
HB1691 Historic property income tax credit; increase maximum amount of credits and extend time for taxpayer eligibility.Gunn
HB1698 Bonds; authorize issuance for construction of Mississippi Science and Industry Museum in Hattiesburg.Smith
HB1703 Greene County; authorize to construct county jail anywhere in county.McNeal
HB1704 Lowndes County; authorize certain payment for removal of storm debris.Smith
HB1714 Appropriation; Department of Marine Resources for Southern Mississippi Planning and Development District for the Coastal Map Revision Project.Eure
HB1722 Bonds; authorize issuance to provide funds for improvements at state parks.Bounds
HB1723 City of Carthage; authorize a tax on hotels, motels and restaurants for recreation and tourism venues, parks and recreational facilities.White
HB1725 City of Jackson; authorize to create special local improvement assessment districts.Calhoun
HB1726 City of Brandon; extend repealer on tax on sales of prepared food and drink at restaurants and bars.Baker
HB1727 Bonds; authorize issuance for wastewater treatment facilities improvements in Hinds County.Gunn
HB1729 Bonds; authorize for various purposes.Smith
HB1732 Cigarette and fuel taxes; revise and bring forward for purposes of amendment.Busby
HB1734 Humphreys County; authorize to make contributions to Humphreys County Industrial Foundation.Straughter
HB1735 Humphreys County; authorize to contribute funds to little league baseball teams within the county.Straughter
HB1736 Bonds; authorize issuance for improvements at the state-owned shipyard in Jackson County.Smith
HB1737 Constables; levy additional tax on income derived from fees.Smith
HB1744 Coahoma County; authorize to construct or acquire a county jail anywhere in the county.Paden
HB1745 Northeast Mississippi Gas District; delete limitation on amount of revenue bonds authorized to be issued by.Boyd
HB1747 Fire protection districts; revise the manner to increase special taxes in support of.Smith
HB1750 City of West Point; extend repealer on authority to levy tax on hotels, motels and restaurants.Gibbs
HB1751 City of Madison; authorize use of golf carts on certain streets within.Wilson
HB1752 DeSoto County; authorize contribution to Historic DeSoto Foundation, Inc.Foster
HB1753 Marshall County; authorize contributions to Headstart.Kinkade
HB1754 Benton County; authorize contribution of funds to United Community Action Agency, Inc.Massengill
HB1758 Alcorn, Benton, Marshall, Prentiss, Tippah, Tishomingo Counties; authorize contribution to Northest MS Community Services, Inc.Bain
HB1760 Lee County; authorize to create a youth court referee position for youth court in.Turner
HB1761 City of Flowood; authorize to enter in certain long-term agreements for conference center, hotel and ancillary buildings.Baker
HB1767 City of Gulfport; authorize the Gulfport Redevelopment Authority to enter into long-term lease of certain property.Bennett
HB1768 Long Beach Port Commission; transfer duties and powers to the City of Long Beach.Bennett
HB1770 Claiborne County; authorize to charge less than fair rental value for certain county property utilized by a nonprofit.Middleton
HB1773 DeSoto County; authorize regional utility authority to acquire credit card and sell surplus property.Hale
HB1776 Tishmingo County; authorize to contract with U.S. and other states to house minimum/medium security in its county jail.Carpenter
HB1777 City of Vicksburg; authorize contribution to American Legion Auxiliary Girls State Program.Monsour
HB1778 Marshall County; authorize contributions to certain 501(c)(3) organizations that operate food pantries.Faulkner
HB1781 Bolivar County; authorize contribution to Bolivar County Community Action Agency, Inc.Thomas
HB1782 Tishmingo County Water District; clarify election process for commissioners elected to.Carpenter
HB1783 Tunica County; authorize contributions to Tunica County Museum.Burnett
HB1784 Tunica County; authorize contribution to Mid-State Opportunity, Inc.Burnett
HB1786 Tunica county; authorize contribution to Aaron Henry Community Health Services Center, Inc.Burnett
HB1787 Tunica County; authorize contribution to Tunica Head Start Center.Burnett
HB1788 George and Greene Counties; authorize to contract with U.S. and other states to house minimum/medium security offenders in regional correctional facility.McLeod
HB1789 Stone County; authorize to contract with the U.S. and other states to house minimum/medium security offenders in its regional correctional facility.McLeod

Senate Bill

Principal Author
SB2001 Education Employment Procedures Law; increase probationary period for newly hired certified employees on phased-in basis.Hopson
SB2025 Certified nurse practitioners; no physician supervision required if over 3,600 hours of clinical practice.Burton
SB2032 Funeral escort vehicles; may be marked with purple lights when leading a military funeral procession.Kirby
SB2035 Headlights; require use of when windshield wipers necessary.Wilemon
SB2048 City of Winona; authorize the imposition of a tax on restaurants.Chassaniol
SB2050 Town of Walnut; authorize expansion of natural gas system.Parks
SB2051 Bond proceeds; revise MDA's authority regarding disbursal of for capital improvements at the state shipyard.Wiggins
SB2053 Sales taxation; revise exemption for durable medical equipment and home medical supplies.Fillingane
SB2055 Department of Revenue; revise disposal of seized alcohol if possessor is convicted of illegal possession & expand enforcement.Fillingane
SB2056 Income tax; returns of individuals, estates, trusts, & partnerships filed on the same day as the corresponding federal return.Fillingane
SB2058 Department of Revenue; Commissioner may require fingerprinting & background checks of employees with access to federal tax info.Fillingane
SB2064 Distance Learning Collaborative Act; establish grant program administered by Mississippi Department of Education.Hopson
SB2070 Breast-Feeding in Mississippi: Guidelines; require accommodations by employers and facilities.Frazier
SB2081 Open Meetings Act; technical correction.Wiggins
SB2089 Electric power associations; revise regulatory laws.Burton
SB2090 "Patient's Right To Informed Health Care Choices Act"; extend repealer.Kirby
SB2107 City of Natchez/Adams County; authorize contributions to Natchez, Inc.Dearing
SB2111 State forfeited tax lands; authorize certification to Secretary of State electronically, allow sale by online auction.Blount
SB2114 Uniform traffic ticket; clarify forms for various.Hopson
SB2119 Public Accountancy; revise laws regulating the practice of.Clarke
SB2121 Residential builders/remodelers; clarify right to recover compensation or enforce contract if not properly licensed.Massey
SB2123 MDOC; clarify type of contracts that must be approved by the Public Procurement Review Board.Jackson (32nd)
SB2126 Education Achievement Council; expand membership by adding MAICU Executive Director and MAP President.Polk
SB2130 Domestic abuse protection orders; revise appellate procedure.Wiggins
SB2132 Witness Protection Program; create.Wiggins
SB2133 Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame; authorize DFA to renew lease.Blount
SB2138 Child abuse; expand to include a trafficked child.Wiggins
SB2146 Sale tax; divert an additional amount to cities to be used to fund infrastructure projects.Parker
SB2150 Mississippi Wildlife Heritage Museum in Leland; designate as the official state wildlife heritage museum.Clarke
SB2153 School district financial advisors; those appointed by State Supt. of Education deemed as independent contractors & clarify payment.Tollison
SB2156 Human trafficking; clarify offenses against children.Doty
SB2157 Literacy-based Promotion Act; clarify assessments for prohibiting promotion to Grade 4.Tollison
SB2158 Determination of cost of adequate education program; define student "average daily membership" (ADM) for purpose of formula.Tollison
SB2160 Students who withdrew from school before graduation; authorize high school diploma for achieving reasonably comparable requirements.Tollison
SB2161 Mississippi Charter Schools Act of 2013; make technical amendments relating to funding, enrollment and operation.Tollison
SB2162 Airports; create Jackson Metropolitan Area Airport Authority.Harkins
SB2167 Qualifying fees; require independent candidates to pay and increase for party candidates.Polk
SB2169 Synthetic cannabinoids; clarify status as Schedule I controlled substance.Jordan
SB2170 County supervisors; create education and certification program for.Younger
SB2179 Mississippi Department of Child Protection Services; establish.Kirby
SB2183 Unclaimed dead bodies; board of supervisors or the coroners shall direct burial or cremation of.Parker
SB2189 Risk-based capital requirements; revise for life and/or health insurers upon company action level event.Carmichael
SB2192 Insurance producers; revise various laws regarding licensure of.Carmichael
SB2193 Insurance adjusters/public adjusters; revise licensing and continuing education requirements.Carmichael
SB2198 Municipal annexation; must include certain number of persons residing in the area to be annexed.Polk
SB2200 Securities registration; provide for notice filings for federal covered securities created by the JOBS Act.Tollison
SB2205 Education Enhancement Funds; authorize for Mississippi Schools for Arts, Math and Blind/Deaf.Tollison
SB2209 Agricultural seeds; provide for preemption of local regulations in conflict with state law and regulations.Clarke
SB2211 Trust law; make technical corrections.Doty
SB2220 Electric Power Association Law; provide additional provisions applicable to generation and transmission cooperatives.Burton
SB2233 University of Mississippi Medical Center and MSU; may enter into a long-term lease with IHL's approval.Blount
SB2237 Execution team, suppliers; identity confidential, confer immunity.Fillingane
SB2238 Abortion services; prohibit Division of Medicaid from reimbursing Planned Parenthood Federation of America (PPFA).Fillingane
SB2240 Sales of land for taxes; authorize tax collector to conduct sales by online auction.Fillingane
SB2259 State Board of Health; authorize to charge fees for services based on cost of providing the services.Burton
SB2265 MS Debt Management Services Act; extend repealer.Parks
SB2270 Mississippi Consumer Alternative Installment Loan Act; create.Harkins
SB2274 Prekindergarten programs; establish Early Childhood Services Interagency Coordinating Council.Wiggins
SB2287 Missing-child reports; require policy adoption.Bryan
SB2291 University of Southern Mississippi property; authorize DFA to sell or lease certain parcel in Forrest County.Fillingane
SB2297 Freestanding emergency room facility; define and require license by State Department of Health.Burton
SB2299 Memorial highways; designate a certain segment of Mississippi Highway 15 in Union County as the Zack Stewart Highway.Browning
SB2300 Comprehensive Health Insurance Risk Pool; revise eligibility for coverage/clarify when association may close enrollment.Carmichael
SB2306 Sanctuary cities; prohibit, and require local cooperation with federal immigration control.Tindell
SB2309 Memorial highway; designate U.S. 45 Alternate in Lowndes County as Tom Goode Memorial Highway.Younger
SB2313 Silencers on firearms; revise prohibition.Tindell
SB2314 Office of State Public Defender; require AOC to furnish data.Simmons (12th)
SB2321 Forest acreage tax; extend repeal date on authority to levy.Browning
SB2342 Department of Agriculture and Commerce; assess a fee to cover costs associated with the MS Agricultural Promotions Program.Hudson
SB2344 Writs of garnishment; limit liability of garnishee if garnishee is a financial institution.Parks
SB2346 Small loan licensee; revise the prohibition on giving a premium to prospective borrower as inducement to make a loan.Parks
SB2349 Small loan licensees; may solicit and collect insurance premiums on noncredit insurance if certain conditions are met.Parks
SB2361 Mississippi Department of Agriculture and DEQ; reorganize.Clarke
SB2362 Budget Transparency and Simplification Act; all special fund agencies funded through General Fund, etc.Clarke
SB2364 Juvenile Detention Facilities Licensing Act; create.Wiggins
SB2366 Mississippi Telephone Solicitation Act; expand to include cellular telephones.Hopson
SB2372 State agency leases; DFA to approve request for proposals before advertisement.Blount
SB2374 Campaign finance; require the itemization of certain expenditures.Blount
SB2375 Public buildings; update and consolidate the list of under DFA's supervision and care.Blount
SB2384 Mississippi Department of Medicaid and Human Services; establish.Clarke
SB2387 Budget requests by state agencies to LBO; include information regarding any Maintenance of Effort (MOE) agreements with federal government.Clarke
SB2388 Reading intervention program at "C" level or low-performing school districts; direct State Department of Education to conduct.Tollison
SB2392 Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District and Mississippi State University; may operate model rural school.Tollison
SB2398 Sixteenth section lieu land; authorize exchange for timber development.Moran
SB2408 Council on Education Technology; reestablish and define responsibilities.Tollison
SB2409 Mississippi Credit Availability Act; create.Parks
SB2412 Interstate Medical Licensure Compact; enact.Hopson
SB2418 Divorce; domestic violence as additional ground for.Doty
SB2419 Alcoholic Beverage Control Law; felony conviction does not automatically disqualify a person from being approved as a manager.Chassaniol
SB2423 Candidate's or elector's residence; may be presumed from homestead exemption.Doty
SB2425 Elections; change the length of training course required for managers/pollworkers.Doty
SB2438 Local school superintendents; all appointed after January 1, 2019.Tollison
SB2447 Charitable organizations; revise due date for registration renewal.Tindell
SB2463 Military justice; allow Adjutant General to designate facility upon sentence of confinement.Parker
SB2465 Military justice; revise maximum fine imposed by courts-martial.Parker
SB2468 Simple and aggravated assault; assault on member of military is aggravating circumstances for.Parker
SB2469 State budget; provide for certain transfers.Clarke
SB2476 Tidelands; exempt municipal small water craft harbors from obtaining a tidelands lease from the Secretary of State.Tindell
SB2483 Articles of incorporation; revise.Parks
SB2484 State Board of Chiropractic Examiners; extend repealer.Kirby
SB2485 Drones; prohibit near and above correctional facilities.Tindell
SB2493 Supporting and Strengthening Families Act; create.Parker
SB2495 School district consolidation; require in Carroll County/Montgomery County/Winona.Tollison
SB2497 School district consolidation; require in Chickasaw County.Tollison
SB2500 School district consolidation; require in Lumberton Public School District and adjoining districts.Tollison
SB2501 Coahoma Agriculture High School; provide for closure and transfer of facilities, equipment and students.Tollison
SB2504 Mississippi S.A.F.E. Mortgage Act; extend repealer and revise certain provisions.Parks
SB2508 Physician's license to practice; filing with circuit clerk not required.Tindell
SB2512 Private correctional facilities; must guarantee recidivism rate that is less than MDOC's recidivism rate.Jackson (32nd)
SB2515 Public records law; exempt certain hunting license record of the Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks.Hill
SB2520 Commissioner of Banking; may join an examination with the Federal Reserve Bank of certain bank holding companies.Parks
SB2524 Charitable Bingo Law; remove restrictions on compensation of person who assist in conducting bingo games.Parker
SB2525 Capitol Complex Improvement District; create and fund improvement projects within.Horhn
SB2527 "Right to Try Act"; provide immunity for hospitals where investigational drug is used or purchased.Harkins
SB2528 State Board of Barber Examiners; extend automatic repealer.Kirby
SB2532 Harvest permits; extend date of repeal to July 1, 2019.Simmons (13th)
SB2533 MS Open Records Act; revise time period for release of records containing trade secrets or confidential information.Wiggins
SB2536 Public contracts for energy efficiency services; authorize MDA to assemble list of prequalified energy services providers.Polk
SB2541 Fantasy Contest Act; enact to require fantasy contest operators to implement certain procedures.Tindell
SB2571 State agencies; review contracts for procurement of supplemental insurance.Tollison
SB2574 Mississippi Uniform Power of Attorney Act; create.Tindell
SB2585 Architectural & engineering services contracts; clarify oversight authority by Department of Finance and Administration.Polk
SB2587 Municipal appointments; establish maximum period of time by which appointees may serve in interim capacity after expiration of term.Harkins
SB2591 State agency purchasing agents; clarify who must attend purchasing certification program.Polk
SB2593 MS Public Records Act; clarify when competitive sealed proposals must be produced.Polk
SB2597 Commission on Marine Resources; revise authority relating to oyster aquaculture facility developments.Gollott
SB2600 Commission on Marine Resources; remove requirement that waters of oyster reefs be tested within a certain period of time.Gollott
SB2603 Municipalities; may have three aldermen if population is 500 or less.Jolly
SB2604 Energy efficiency building standards adopted by local governments; extend repealer.Jolly
SB2607 Mississippi Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act; create.Blackwell
SB2609 State agency property; authorize DFA as central leasing agent for all state agencies.Blount
SB2618 Out-of-state tuition waiver for veterans; shall not be given to certain nonresident students at professional schools or colleges.Parker
SB2625 Fingerprinting students in health care settings; clarify authority of State Dept. of Health to require.Horhn
SB2629 Jackson State University property; may enter into long-term lease of for construction and renovation of student/faculty housing.Horhn
SB2644 Leake County property; DFA may transfer to Town of Walnut Grove on behalf of MDOC.Branning
SB2649 Secretary of State; process for appeal of any penalties imposed by.Tindell
SB2660 Senior status judges; revise service qualification.Tindell
SB2661 Health care certificate of need review procedures; revise.Harkins
SB2663 Bail agents; license may be denied upon conviction of certain crimes.Carmichael
SB2664 Bail agents; create electronic bondsmen registry, bail bond database and revise qualification bond.Burton
SB2669 Mississippi Code of Military Justice; correct the reference to the United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces.Parker
SB2675 Distinctive motor vehicle license tag; authorize for various entities.Simmons (13th)
SB2678 School safety plan documents; exempt from Public Records Act.Tollison
SB2680 Child support; modifications retroactive up to one year.Tindell
SB2684 Election Commissioners; authorize to receive mileage reimbursement.Doty
SB2686 Bicycles; require lamps and reflectors for safety during nighttime riding.Jolly
SB2699 Derelict vessels on the coastal wetlands; revise procedure for the removal of.Gollott
SB2704 Bad check law; technical correction.Tindell
SB2713 Salary supplement for Nat'l. Bd. Certified teachers who teach in certain counties; authorize & clarify process reimbursement.Tollison
SB2716 Local school boards; prescribe educational qualifications and compensation.Blackwell
SB2725 Real estate brokers/salespersons; require background investigations for licensure.Parks
SB2732 Fondling of a child under 16; technical correction to penalty.Wiggins
SB2750 RFP for ACA-compliant health insurance policy for state employees not eligible for State Health Plan; DFA to issue.Carmichael
SB2752 Income tax; extend repeal date on tax credit for certain charges for using certain port facilities.Wiggins
SB2755 Excavation of underground utilities; provide exception for certain activity by government entities in rights-of-way.Burton
SB2760 Drug courts; amend criteria for participation in.Simmons (12th)
SB2762 HIV testing; clarify for those arrest for sex crimes against minors.Wiggins
SB2765 Pretrial diversion; authorize misdemeanant participation in district attorney's program.Wiggins
SB2766 Indecent assault; create crime of.Wiggins
SB2777 DUI Modernization and Technology Act; create.Parker
SB2778 DUI Transparency Act; create.Parker
SB2782 Mississippi volunteer medical care to indigent persons; provide licensure standards and immunity from liability.Younger
SB2785 Department of ITS; authorize to conduct fingerprint background check on personnel for access into the State Data Centers.Jackson (32nd)
SB2791 Parole; clarify list of offenses that make offenders convicted between 1995-2014 ineligible for.Simmons (12th)
SB2794 Mississippi Technology Alliance; change references in laws to Innovate Mississippi.Horhn
SB2799 Municipal naming rights; may be leased to private commercial entity.Tindell
SB2801 Former State Crime Lab; authorize Department of Public Safety to lease to Hinds County.Blount
SB2808 Employment Security Act; create the Mississippi Works Fund & require contributions to support workforce training approved by MDA.Fillingane
SB2809 Hunting on streets and railroads; clarify prohibition on.Seymour
SB2810 Elections; exclude runoffs from provisions requiring a certain number of machines to be used or a certain number of ballots printed.Blackwell
SB2815 Mobile ride hailing services; regulate and require licensing of.Fillingane
SB2826 City of Vicksburg; authorize to contribute funds and in-kind maintenance services to Tate Cemetery.Hopson
SB2828 City of Jackson; authorize to continue contributions to Keep Jackson Beautiful, Inc.Blount
SB2830 Warren County; authorize contributions to various organizations.Hopson
SB2831 Kemper County; authorize a contribution to Mississippi Community Development Empowerment, Inc.Jackson (32nd)
SB2857 Bonds; authorize the issuance of general obligation bonds for various economic development programs.Fillingane
SB2858 Taxpayer Pay Raise Act of 2016; phase out income taxation on first $5,000.00 of taxable income; phase out franchise tax.Fillingane
SB2866 Appropriation; IHL - General support.Clarke
SB2867 Appropriation; IHL - Subsidiary programs.Clarke
SB2868 Appropriation; IHL - Student Financial Aid.Clarke
SB2869 Appropriation; IHL - University of Mississippi Medical Center.Clarke
SB2870 Appropriation; IHL - Alcorn State - Agricultural programs.Clarke
SB2871 Appropriation; IHL - Mississippi State University - Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station.Clarke
SB2872 Appropriation; IHL - Mississippi State University - Cooperative Extension Service.Clarke
SB2873 Appropriation; IHL - Mississippi State University - Forest and Wildlife Research Center.Clarke
SB2874 Appropriation; IHL - Mississippi State University - Veterinary Medicine, College of.Clarke
SB2875 Appropriation; Community and Junior Colleges Board - Administrative expenses.Clarke
SB2876 Appropriation; Community and Junior Colleges Board - Support for community and junior colleges.Clarke
SB2877 Appropriation; Corrections, Department of.Clarke
SB2878 Appropriation; Emergency Management Agency.Clarke
SB2879 Appropriation; Military Department.Clarke
SB2880 Appropriation; Public Safety, Department of.Clarke
SB2881 Appropriation; Veterans Affairs Board.Clarke
SB2882 Appropriation; Judicial Performance Commission.Clarke
SB2883 Appropriation; Ethics Commission.Clarke
SB2884 Appropriation; Employment Security, Department of.Clarke
SB2885 Appropriation; Revenue, Department of.Clarke
SB2886 Appropriation; Tax Appeals Board.Clarke
SB2887 Appropriation; Workers' Compensation Commission.Clarke
SB2888 Appropriation; Mental Health, Department of.Clarke
SB2889 Appropriation; Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway Development Authority.Clarke
SB2890 Appropriation; Transportation, Department of - State Aid Road Construction, Office of.Clarke
SB2891 Appropriation; Chiropractic Examiners, Board of.Clarke
SB2892 Appropriation; Dental Examiners, Board of.Clarke
SB2893 Appropriation; Funeral Services Board.Clarke
SB2894 Appropriation; Massage Therapy, Board of.Clarke
SB2895 Appropriation; Pharmacy, Board of.Clarke
SB2896 Appropriation; Counselors, Board of Examiners for Licensed Professional.Clarke
SB2897 Appropriation; Veterinary Examiners, Board of.Clarke
SB2898 Appropriation; Gaming Commission.Clarke
SB2899 Appropriation; Architecture, Board of.Clarke
SB2900 Appropriation; Geologists, Board of Registered Professional.Clarke
SB2901 Appropriation; Motor Vehicle Commission.Clarke
SB2902 Appropriation; Accountancy, Board of Public.Clarke
SB2903 Appropriation; Contractors, Board of.Clarke
SB2904 Appropriation; Agriculture and Commerce, Department of.Clarke
SB2905 Appropriation; Egg Marketing Board.Clarke
SB2906 Appropriation; Animal Health, Board of.Clarke
SB2907 Appropriation; Fair and Coliseum Commission.Clarke
SB2908 Appropriation; Fair and Coliseum Commission - Livestock shows.Clarke
SB2909 Appropriation; Department of Agriculture and Forestry.Clarke
SB2910 Appropriation; Banking and Consumer Finance, Department of.Clarke
SB2911 Appropriation; Finance and Administration, Department of.Clarke
SB2912 Appropriation; Governor's Office and Mansion.Clarke
SB2913 Appropriation; Audit, Department of.Clarke
SB2914 Appropriation; Information Technology Services, Department of.Clarke
SB2915 Appropriation; Personnel Board.Clarke
SB2916 Appropriation; Secretary of State.Clarke
SB2917 Appropriation; Treasurer's Office.Clarke
SB2918 Appropriation; Debt Service-Gen. Obli.Clarke
SB2919 Appropriation; Development Authority, Mississippi.Clarke
SB2920 Appropriation; Department of Medicaid and Human Services.Clarke
SB2921 Bonds; authorize the issuance of general obligation bonds for various economic development programs.Fillingane
SB2922 Historic tax credit and MS Small Business Investment Act; increase amount of credits that may be allocated under.Fillingane
SB2923 Appropriation; Department of Child Protection Services.Clarke
SB2924 Appropriation; additional for various state agencies for fiscal year 2016.Clarke
SB2935 Town of Walnut Grove; authorize to expand its gas distribution system.Branning
SB2937 Jackson County; authorize the cleaning of certain blighted property.Wiggins
SB2938 DeSoto County; authorize contribution to Historic DeSoto Foundation, Inc.Parker
SB2940 Forrest County; authorize contributions to various organizations.Hudson
SB2941 Adams County; authorize to construct or acquire a county jail anywhere in the county.Dearing
SB2942 Town of Belmont; authorize expansion of the town's natural gas distribution system.Wilemon
SB2943 Harrison County; authorize the cleaning of blighted property.Tindell
SB2945 City of Greenwood; authorize the levy of an additional tax on hotels and motels.Jordan
SB2947 Suffrage; restore to Robert E. Banks.Stone
SB2948 City of Pontotoc; extend repealer on authority to levy tax upon hotels, motels and restaurants.Browning
SB2949 City of Bay St. Louis; to allow, regulate and control for slow-moving vehicles on city streets.Moran
SB2951 Wayne County; authorize an assessment on misdemeanor convictions to fund the Wayne County Justice Complex.DeBar
SB2953 Sunflower County; authorize the issuance of bonds to assist in the completion of the B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center.Simmons (13th)
SB2954 Lafayette County; authorize contributions to the Oxford-Lafayette County Economic Development Foundation through FY2019.Tollison
SB2955 Washington County; increase the amount of the special tax that may be levied to support fire protection districts in the county.Clarke
SB2958 Alcorn County; authorize contracts with the United States and other states to house medium or minimum security offenders at regional jail.Parks
SB2960 City of Gulfport; authorize the Gulfport Redevelopment Authority to enter into long-term lease of certain property.Tindell
SB2961 Claiborne County; authorize rent of a certain surplus building to Theatre Plus for less than the fair rental value of the building.Butler
SB2962 Marshall County; authorize contributions to charitable nonprofit organizations exempt from federal income taxation.Stone
SB2964 City of Houston; revise tax on restaurants, hotels & motels to promote parks & recreation and community economic development.Jolly
SB2966 City of Booneville; authorize a tax on restaurants to promote tourism and parks & recreation.Wilemon
SB2967 Town of Marion; authorize the expansion of the town's water and sewer system for a distance of not more than 15 miles outside the town.Carmichael
SB2969 City of Oxford; authorize contributions to Oxford-Lafayette County Economic Development Foundation.Tollison