+ − Bills Assigned (174) MS - SN88 Douglas Shane Loper, Ocean Springs, Mississippi, Information Technology Services Authority, unexpired term beginning March 15, 2013 and ending June 30, 2017, vice John Hairston. MS - SN70 James Keith (Keith) VanCamp, Brandon, Mississippi, Information Technology Services Authority, five year term beginning July1, 2013 and ending June 30, 2018. MS - SN36 Jeremy Lewayne (Lee) Yancey, Brandon, Mississippi, State Personnel Board, five year term beginning July 1, 2013 and ending June 30, 2018, representing the 1st Supreme Court District. MS - SN11 John Michael (Hairston) Hairston, Gulfport, Mississippi, Mississippi Department of Information Technology Services, five year term beginning July 1, 2012 and ending June 30, 2017. MS - SN17 Elizabeth McConnell (Betsey) Hamilton, New Albany, Mississippi, Board of Trustees of the Department of Archives and History, unexpired term beginning January 18, 2013 and ending January 1, 2016, vice Rosemary Williams. MS - SC529 Unfunded state mandates; amend Constitution to prohibit. MS - SC525 Constitution; amend Section 112 to allow single-family, owner-occupied real property that is not a primary residence to be Class I. MS - SB2836 Panola County; authorize the imposition of certain assessments to fund the Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) Program. MS - SB2665 "Family Child Care Identity Protection Law"; create. MS - SB2602 Retirement; authorize counties to pay PERS employer contributions on net fee income of constables. MS - SB2599 Public purchasing; DFA shall receive rebates on procurement transactions from certain state contracts. MS - SB2776 State agencies; require to accept payment by personal check upon certain conditions. MS - SB2775 Health insurance exchange; prohibit State of Mississippi from establishing. MS - SB2720 Driver's licenses; revise reinstatement fees for suspended. MS - SB2812 Pharmacy benefit manager licensure statutes; delete repealers. MS - SB2801 Motor homes; revise definition and remove exemption for return of upon nonrenewal of a franchise. MS - SB2799 Bonds; require certain information to be made public prior to issuance. MS - SB2608 State Auditor; remove the repealer on provision providing the general powers and duties of. MS - SB2598 Department of Audit; revise organization of and remove repealer on general powers and duties. MS - SB2583 Community/junior boards; may waive out-of-state tuition for nonresident students employed by Mississippi-based companies. MS - SB2568 County utility authorities; no permit required for use of certain private water wells. MS - SB2341 Salary cap on state employees; exempt certain employees of the Division of Medicaid from. MS - SB2327 Constables; increase fee in criminal cases, revise reimbursement for travel expenses. MS - SB2314 State agencies; shall submit certain internal audit reports to State Auditor. MS - SB2771 Bonds; require RFPs for bond counsel and approval of the State Bond Commission for bonds issued by certain entities. MS - SB2734 Child support program; authorize Department of Human Services to contract to improve performance and efficiency. MS - SB2617 Public Records Act; provide exemption for unpublished research records of community colleges and universities. MS - SB2760 Public benefits; verify applicant's lawful presence in U.S. MS - SB2425 Members of certain governing boards of public water systems; require continuing management training for. MS - SB2321 MS State Fairgrounds; to be placed under Capitol Police jurisdiction and under DFA's general supervision and care. MS - SB2319 Disparity study; require MDA to file copies with the Legislature by not later than December 31, 2013. MS - SB2311 Election commissioners; authorize compensation if they conduct primary elections under an agreement with an executive committee. MS - SB2287 Donated leave; return unused leave pursuant to school board policy. MS - SB2087 Justice court fees; allow fee for proceedings to renew a judgment. MS - SB2542 Wire transfers; collect fee for MS Drug Court Program and Bureau of Narcotics. MS - SB2485 Marine Resources fees; authorize Commission on Marine Resources to adjust fees to cover costs of permitting programs. MS - SB2470 Public purchasing; DFA shall receive rebates from state contracts established by DFA. MS - SB2445 MS Gulf Coast Region Utility Act; revise powers and duties of the county utility authorities. MS - SB2773 Comprehensive Health Insurance Risk Pool Association; revise powers and duties of. MS - SB2764 State Treasurer; revise the investment options for excess general and special funds. MS - SB2586 Mississippi Pawnbroker Act; revise several provisions of. MS - SB2798 County assessors and tax collectors; increase salaries of. MS - SB2794 Circuit clerks; increase fee charged for filing each complaint, petition and indictment. MS - SB2789 Circuit clerks; increase fee for taking and recording applications for marriage license. MS - SB2757 Marine Resources; create Legislative Oversight Committee on the Commission and Department of Marine Resources. MS - SB2678 Antiquities Law; shall not apply if local government lacks funds to preserve significant historic site. MS - SB2604 Robert E. Lee Building; authorize DFA to sell or lease. MS - SB2601 State procurement cards; prohibit imposition of surcharges by vendors. MS - SB2619 Civil Assistance Fund; increase funding for. MS - SB2615 Statewide monetary assessments; revise. MS - SB2603 State-owned vehicles; authorize unmarked vehicles for the Pearl River Valley Water Supply District Reservoir Patrol. MS - SB2596 State and local government; prohibit contracting with scrutinized companies with terrorist activities. MS - SB2544 Justice courts; revise fees. MS - SB2504 Cooperatives; provide for the incorporation of. MS - SB2473 Minimum wage established by county or municipality; preempt. MS - SB2471 Employment First Act; require state agencies to give priority to persons with disabilities. MS - SB2450 Transportation; revise requirements for MS Department of Transportation design-build projects. MS - SB2422 Regulation of excavations near underground utility facilities; revise. MS - SB2323 Public works construction; performance bond is not required if contract is less than $50,000 and paid in two equal installments. MS - SB2786 Mississippi Proprietary School and College Registration Law; revise. MS - SB2759 Health insurance exchange; Governor shall have sole authority to establish. MS - SB2709 PERS; revise membership of board; revise retirement time for current employees; freeze COLA for 3 years, revise amount thereafter. MS - SB2605 Public purchasing; exempt from bidding requirements fuel for certain county-owned machinery and vehicles. MS - SB2600 State Agency Accountability and Transparency website; to include 5 oldest Public Records Act requests for each agency. MS - SB2597 Appointments to state agency boards and commissions; shall give due regard to race and gender. MS - SB2591 State Uniform Construction Code; establish and require adoption with certain exceptions. MS - SB2588 State Fire Marshals; grant limited police powers to. MS - SB2580 Marine Resources; authorize the Commission on Marine Resources to require completion of educational programs for commercial licenses. MS - SB2577 Marine Resources; consent to federal aid legislation to ensure continuation of federal funds for marine conservation. MS - SB2546 Sheriffs; increase salaries and require continuing education. MS - SB2545 Court reporters; increase annual salary of. MS - SB2543 Purchasing Certification Program; require all purchasing officials at state agencies to complete. MS - SB2527 State Treasurer; revise the investment options for excess general and special funds. MS - SB2510 Electors give the Secretary of State certain emergency powers regarding absentee voting and registration of first responders. MS - SB2490 Public Trust Tidelands; auth. leases for residential purposes on Lowry Island and auth. SOS to share sublease income with city. MS - SB2444 Capital Expense Fund; authorize multiyear expenditure by DFA for repair and renovation. MS - SB2322 Public Service Commission; may not regulate management or internal affairs of certain water associations. MS - SB2320 Socially and economically disadvantaged small business concerns; establish program to encourage participation in state contracts by. MS - SB2299 Accumulated personal leave; authorize transfer between state and county agencies. MS - SB2238 Elections; increase per diem of election commissioners on election days. MS - SB2192 Driver education; premium reduction for older drivers qualifying. MS - SB2182 Public funds depository; allow credit unions to qualify as. MS - SB2325 Public contracts for energy efficiency services; authorize entities to enter into energy performance and shared savings contracts. MS - SB2318 Law Enforcement Officers and Fire Fighters Death Benefit Trust Fund; increase funding for. MS - SB2309 Legislature; reduce size beginning with 2015 statewide general election. MS - SB2300 Flexible office hours for certain state agencies; authorize. MS - SB2277 Human Relations Commission; establish. MS - SB2243 Mississippi Department of Marine Resources' oyster check station; change name to Colonel George J. Wright, Sr. Building. MS - SB2221 Professional association dues deduction by teachers; authorize. MS - SB2190 Highway Patrol Retirement System; increase driver's license reinstatement fee and use for funding of. MS - SB2176 Board of supervisors; may assess homeowners based on pro rata platted lot area after taking ownership of a private street. MS - SB2329 Public purchasing; exempt from bidding requirements purchase of perishable supplies for Homeland Security training programs. MS - SB2328 Military officers and employees; grant leave of absence from civil occupations in any public or private business or industry. MS - SB2326 Law enforcement officers; revise salary threshold determining full-time status as. MS - SB2324 Lobbyists; prohibit agencies, universities and colleges from hiring contract lobbyists with public funds. MS - SB2240 Election commissioners; provide that elections shall be nonpartisan. MS - SB2239 Elections; allow mileage to receiving and returning managers for the use of private vehicles. MS - SB2216 Mississippi Public Management Internship Program; establish under IHL. MS - SB2201 State Auditor; authorize to conduct performance audits of state-funded economic development projects. MS - SB2177 MS Wireless Communication Commission; revise authority regarding local government entities. MS - SB2241 Law enforcement officers and firefighters; increase the death benefits payable to. MS - SB2230 Public construction contracts; increase threshold amount whereby no performance or payment bond is required. MS - SB2153 Statewide monetary assessments; revise. MS - SB2151 Expunction of record; allow filing fee in municipal court. MS - SB2150 Driver's license; require license examiner at every county courthouse at least one day a month. MS - SB2142 School Start Date Act of 2012; repeal. MS - SB2130 Payroll date for school district employees; revise. MS - SB2117 School Start Date Act of 2012; repeal. MS - SB2115 Public Employees' Retirement System; update investment options for excess funds of the system. MS - SB2074 State Personnel Director; revise qualifications of. MS - SB2073 Certified purchasing offices; revise decision procedure for the best value calculation. MS - SB2072 Public officials; unethical to advertise official's name at public expense. MS - SB2071 Department of Information Technology Services; may charge vendors a fee to recover cost of providing procurement services. MS - SB2070 Notice of state agency meetings; shall be published on the DFA Transparency website. MS - SB2069 PERS; all records are public except elements of individual records which could be used to identify a member. MS - SB2068 MS Industries for the Blind; remove provision requiring salary of director to be subject to the State Personnel Board. MS - SB2067 State agency vehicles; extend moratorium on acquisition of. MS - SB2066 Public Records Act; cost for records shall be at pay scale of lowest level employee. MS - SB2065 Law Enforcement Officers Death/Disability Benefits Trust Funds; expand coverage to include emergency management personnel. MS - SB2064 Public employees; DFA shall publish on its website database listing all employees whose salary exceeds a certain amount. MS - SB2063 Elections; increase fee paid by legislative candidates upon entering the race for party nominations. MS - SB2062 Justice court judges; increase the maximum fee for performing marriage. MS - SB2054 MDA; authorize to hire consultants to periodically assess economic development incentives offered by the state. MS - SB2050 Appropriation and budget process for federal funds; set forth conditions for matching funds. MS - SB2007 Law enforcement training expenses; revise time for reimbursement of formerly employing entity. MS - SB2004 Tax assessors and collectors; increase salaries. MS - HB1297 Universities & colleges; provide authority to prepay certain expenses. MS - HB1276 State funds; revise certain provisions regarding deposit and investment of excess. MS - HB1216 Commission on Marine Resources; authorize to consent to federal aid legislation to ensure continuation of federal funds for marine conservation. MS - HB1326 Counties, municipalities and state agencies; authorize to bear cost of processing electronic payments for retail sales. MS - HB1256 State Auditor; revise provisions regarding organization and staffing of departments. MS - HB1515 Cities and counties; authorize to donate to chapters of YMCA within the city or county. MS - HB1309 MS Public Records Act of 1983; exempt certain academic records from. MS - HB990 PERS; update investment options for excess funds of the system. MS - HB919 State Auditor's office; delete repealer on certain provisions affecting powers and duties of. MS - HB908 Crime; create offense of selling timber or minerals on mortgaged property without notifying holder of mortgage. MS - HB1293 Public purchasing; limit exemption from bidding for purchases of prison industry products to purchases by Dept. of Corrections. MS - HB777 Pharmacy benefit manager licensure statutes; extend repealers and conform certain definitions. MS - HB549 State Auditor; require state agencies and colleges to submit copies of internal audit reports to. MS - HB525 MS Industries for the Blind; State Personnel Board not required to approve salary of executive director of. MS - HB502 Public purchasing; require state agency purchasing offices to have all purchasing officials certified. MS - HB1009 Child support; authorize DHS to contract with vendors to improve program. MS - HB1169 Group purchasing programs by certain public hospitals and regional mental health centers; extend repealer on authority to participate in. MS - HB499 Mississippi Motor Vehicle Safety Inspection Law; repeal. MS - HB478 MS Accountability and Transparency Act; require detailed description of expenditures of bond proceeds on website. MS - HB1243 State agencies; require to provide legislative update section on their websites. MS - HB964 State-issued credit cards; prohibit sellers from imposing a surcharge on buyers for using. MS - HB733 Constables; require to file compensation reports to the State Auditor. MS - HB1236 Municipalities; clarify the authority to hire full-time and part-time attorney as a municipal employee. MS - HB1132 Department of ITS; may charge vendors a fee to recover cost of providing procurement services. MS - HB1107 Emergency Management; MEMA may provide travel advances to personnel of emergency management support forces. MS - HB1097 Emergency aid to Local Governments Loan and Grant Program; transfer administration of to MEMA. MS - HB1068 MS Radioactive Waste Transport Permit Fees; authorize to be used for preparedness. MS - HB1015 Driver's license reinstatement fees; increase and provide for the distribution of. MS - HB927 Gaming; revise salary of chair of athletic commission so that salary of secretary may not exceed that of chair. MS - HB473 State Auditor; authorize to conduct performance audits of state-funded economic development projects. MS - HB437 State Fire Marshals; grant limited police powers to. MS - HB480 State agencies and officials; require to regularly update information on their websites to ensure that it is current. MS - HB886 Public purchasing laws; provide exemption from bid requirements for fuel purchases for certain machinery and equipment. MS - HB376 Speed limit; increase maximum for interstate highways and certain controlled access highways from 70 mph to 75 mph. MS - HB193 Municipal clerks and managers; clarify how such shall be paid and revise discretionary pay. MS - HB156 Gulf Coast Region Utility Act; revise various provisions of. MS - HB813 State assessments; bring forward code section for amendments. MS - HB620 Municipalities; revise authority to clean menaced property. MS - HB667 Campaign finance; require Statement of Intent and notice for failure to file reports for. MS - HB317 Community colleges; provide for optional out-of-state waiver policy to be determined by board of each college. MS - HB323 Commissioner of Insurance; increase the amount of reward which may be offered in cases of arson. MS - HB275 Municipal, county and state executive committees; prohibit those who violate the public trust from serving on. MS - HB245 Court reporters; shall receive personal and major medical leave. MS - HB141 Counties and municipalities; prohibit from establishing mandatory minimum wage. MS - HB137 Cooperatives; provide for the incorporation of. MS - HB269 Law Enforcement Officers Death/Disability Benefits Trust Funds; expand to include emergency management personnel and provide additional funding. MS - HB145 Public purchasing; allow consideration that a bidder has a local presence in determining best value. MS - HB233 Sheriff; authorize to charge reasonable expenses for executing service of process.