+ − Contact Information Email Address: @senate.ms.gov Office Address: + − Committees (6) MS - Appropriations (Senate) Title: member MS - Compilation, Revision and Publication (Senate) Title: member MS - Constitution (Senate) Title: member MS - Ethics (Senate) Title: member MS - Judiciary, Division A (Senate) Title: member MS - Veterans and Military Affairs (Senate) Title: member + − Sponsored Bills (2) MS - SB2586 Memorial highways; designate a certain segment of U.S. Highway 45 Alternate as the Senator Bennie L. Turner Memorial Highway. MS - SB2097 Paternity; clarify circumstances under which putative father cannot contest. + − Cosponsored Bills (31) MS - SB2498 In-state tuition; authorize for certain undocumented students who reside in the state. MS - SB2379 Unused leave accumulated by teacher who transfers to another school district; may be credited for retirement purposes. MS - SB2380 Auto liability insurance; insurance card may be displayed on cellular phone when providing proof of insurance. MS - SB2902 Bonds; authorize issuance for the Miss. Civil Rights Museum & Museum of Miss. History; exempt certain contracts from bid law. MS - SB2087 Memorial bridge; designate a certain bridge in Lowndes County as the Terry W. Brown Memorial Bridge. MS - SB2499 Racial impact statements; authorize issuance of when proposed legislation may affect certain populations. MS - SC501 Commend life and public service of Senate President Pro Tempore Terry W. Brown. MS - SC513 Mourn the loss and commend dedicated service of former State Senator and Representative Vince Scoper. MS - SC597 Commend life and public service of former Speaker of the Mississippi House of Representatives Tim Ford of Baldwyn, MS. MS - SC599 Commend life and public service of former Senator, AOC Director and PRCC Attorney Martin T. Smith of Poplarville, Mississippi. MS - SC654 Suspend rules for drafting, etc.; amend Constitution to provide for a State University System and local Boards of Trustees. MS - SB2709 State employee salaries; provide for an across-the-board increase of 5%. MS - SC514 Recognize career and public health service of Dr. James E. Keeton, UMMC Vice-Chancellor and Dean of the School of Medicine. MS - SC572 Recognize "2015 Distinguished Young Woman of Mississippi" Tanner Fant from Starkville. MS - SB2860 Appropriation; Judicial Performance Commission. MS - SC645 Designate March 2015 as "Women's History Month in Mississippi." MS - SC668 Urge the U.S. Dept. of the Treasury to place a woman's face on our paper currency in honor of 100th Anniversary of Women's Suffrage. MS - SC582 Congratulate Senator W. Briggs Hopson III upon his election as President-Elect of The Mississippi Bar. MS - SB2179 Official State Book; Holy Bible shall be. MS - SC555 Recognize contributions of Dr. Rick Young on his retirement as President of East Mississippi Community College (EMCC). MS - SC532 Mourn the loss of medical pioneer and civil rights icon Dr. Aaron Shirley. MS - SC504 Mourn the loss of former State Senator and Representative Jay Disharoon of Port Gibson, Mississippi. MS - SB2861 Appropriation; Ethics Commission. MS - SC503 Mourn the passing and commend public service of former State Senator Joe Mulholland of Neshoba County, Mississippi. MS - SC567 Mourn the loss and commend the life and public service of Congressman and former State Senator Alan Nunnelee. MS - SC502 Mourn the loss and commend dedicated service of former State Senator John Ed Lee. MS - SC630 Commend Starkville High School "Yellow Jackets" Boys Basketball Team for Class 6A State Championship. MS - SC655 Suspend rules for drafting, etc.; provide for a State University System and local Boards of Trustees. MS - SB2211 Assistant teachers; require school districts to notify of nonreemployment within 10 days after adoption of budget. MS - SC652 Recognize the "Mississippi Year of Women" celebration of the legacies of Eudora Welty, Margaret Walker and Marie Hull. MS - SC505 Mourn the loss and commend the life and public service of former Senator and Judge Ray Montgomery.