+ − Contact Information Email Address: @senate.ms.gov Phone: (601) 359-2886 Office Address: + − Committees (14) MS - Accountability, Efficiency, Transparency (Senate) Title: member MS - Agriculture (Senate) Title: member MS - Appropriations (Senate) Title: member MS - Business and Financial Institutions (Senate) Title: member MS - Constitution (Senate) Title: member MS - Elections (Senate) Title: member MS - Ethics (Senate) Title: member MS - Forestry (Senate) Title: member MS - Highways and Transportation (Senate) Title: chairman MS - Housing (Senate) Title: member MS - Judiciary, Division A (Senate) Title: vice-chairman MS - Legislative Budget Committee (Senate) Title: chairman MS - Municipalities (Senate) Title: member MS - Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks (Senate) Title: member + − Sponsored Bills (30) MS - SB2150 Town of Walnut Grove; allow low-speed vehicles and golf carts on certain public roads. MS - SB2398 Poll managers; remove limitation on number which may be appointed by local election commissioners. MS - SC549 Constitution of 1890; insert "Marsy's Law" to give victims certain rights in the criminal justice system. MS - SB2811 Life Equality Act of 2020; enact. MS - SB2562 School immunization; authorize exemption for religious beliefs. MS - SB2515 Public officers and employees; require surety bond in a certain amount for officers and employees who handle public funds. MS - SB2319 Sales tax; clarify the description of logging equipment that qualifies for a reduced sales tax rate. MS - SB2719 Commission on Wildlife; authorize to contract with private entities to conduct activities that would generate revenue. MS - SB2602 Salary cap; exempt certain attorneys employed by Attorney General from. MS - SC536 Recognize achievements of Grammy Award-Winning Country Music Singer-Songwriter Marty Stuart and his commitment to Mississippi. MS - SB2264 Appropriation FY 2021; IHL-University of Mississippi Medical Center for Mississippi Rural Physicians Scholarship Program. MS - SB2429 Contractor/materialman lien; revise jurisdiction over suit to enforce. MS - SB2662 County and municipal election commissioners; increase per diem compensation for conducting elections. MS - SB2603 State Personnel Board; exempt personnel actions of the Attorney General's office from. MS - SB2632 County supervisors; increase annual salaries of. MS - SB2690 Voter registration; repeal documentation requirement for naturalized citizens. MS - SB2664 Primary and general elections; revise absentee ballot timely casting procedures. MS - SB2911 Bonds; authorize issuance for construction of the Marty Stuart Congress of Country Music. MS - SC508 Commend Nanih Waiya High School "Warriors" Football Team for second consecutive Class 1A State Championship. MS - SB2396 Motor fuel sales; provide immunity for damages caused by the use of incompatible fuel upon certain conditions. MS - SB2189 Vaping; prohibit possession of alternative nicotine products by those under 18. MS - SB2430 Real estate appraisers, brokers and salespeople; establish statute of limitations for civil actions. MS - SB2670 Secretary of State Statewide Elections Management System; provide for voter's proof of citizenship. MS - SB2586 Justice court judges; increase the maximum fee which may be received for performing a marriage ceremony. MS - SB2186 Mississippi Rural Physicians Scholarship Residency Program; include emergency medicine students. MS - SB2595 Governmental entities; may not prohibit wearing of traditional tribal regalia or objects of cultural significance at public events. MS - SB2639 School bus; increase penalties for unlawfully overtaking. MS - SB2744 Tribal identification cards; recognize as legal means of personal identification. MS - SB2197 Tort Claims Act; provide immunity for public ambulance service. MS - SB2527 Intervention courts; technical corrections. + − Cosponsored Bills (54) MS - SB2001 Teachers' salaries; provide for increase. MS - SB2009 Sex offenders; future contact with victim prohibited (Carly's Law). MS - SB2131 Secretary of State's official seal; include the phrase "In God We Trust" at the bottom. MS - SB2195 Memorial highway; designate certain segment of Mississippi Highway 15 in Newton County for Judge Marcus D. Gordon. MS - SB2225 Disabled veteran with service-connected disability; clarify procedure for concealed weapons permit. MS - SB2240 Athletics; enact the "Mississippi Fairness Act." MS - SB2257 State Auditor; authorize to examine tax returns necessary for auditing certain federal benefits. MS - SB2340 Historic structure tax credit; extend deadline for eligibility. MS - SB2351 Mississippi High School Activities Association; require to comply with Mississippi Open Meetings Law to receive public funds. MS - SB2362 Use tax; revise certain provisions regarding distribution of funds to municipalities for road and bridge improvements. MS - SB2403 Veterans; create the Mississippi Veterans Honor Medal Program. MS - SB2513 Livestock on highways; delete burden on owner of livestock to prove lack of negligence in an action for damages. MS - SB2523 Law enforcement officers and firefighters; increase the death benefits payable to. MS - SB2550 DUI; nonadjudication of a first offense for CDL holder who was not operating a commercial vehicle. MS - SB2555 Child advocacy centers; immunity from civil liability. MS - SB2563 Workforce development; create study committee on and require agencies, departments and institutions to report certain monies related to. MS - SB2564 Office of Workforce Development; establish. MS - SB2633 Driver's licenses; revise various laws regarding. MS - SB2673 Determination of tie vote in legislative elections; tie broken in the house to which candidate is seeking office. MS - SB2705 Corrections; require annual reports to the Legislature on successes and accomplishments. MS - SB2715 Highways; require Dept. of Transportation to erect signs directing motorists to Lynyrd Skynyrd Monument in Pike County. MS - SB2716 Forestry permits; allow MDOT to issue for transporting of forestry-related equipment. MS - SB2872 Critical infrastructure; define crimes of impeding and trespassing against. MS - SB2876 Law enforcement officers; immunity under certain circumstances. MS - SB2925 Local governmental entities and school districts; authorize grant of admin leave with pay in certain disasters or emergencies. MS - SB2926 Appropriation; IHL - Subsidiary programs. MS - SB2927 Appropriation; IHL - Student Financial Aid. MS - SB2928 Appropriation; IHL - University of Mississippi Medical Center. MS - SB2929 Appropriation; IHL - Alcorn State - Agricultural programs. MS - SB2930 Appropriation; IHL - Mississippi State University - Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station. MS - SB2931 Appropriation; IHL - Mississippi State University - Cooperative Extension Service. MS - SB2932 Appropriation; IHL - Mississippi State University - Forest and Wildlife Research Center. MS - SB2933 Appropriation; IHL - Mississippi State University - Veterinary Medicine, College of. MS - SB2934 Appropriation; Community and Junior Colleges Board - Administrative expenses. MS - SB2935 Appropriation; Community and Junior Colleges Board - Support for community and junior colleges. MS - SB2941 Appropriation; Judicial Performance Commission. MS - SB2942 Appropriation; Ethics Commission. MS - SB2978 Appropriation; IHL - General support. MS - SB3044 Equity in Distance Learning Act; enact. MS - SB3047 The Mississippi County and Municipality Emergency Relief Program; establish. MS - SB3049 Mississippi Back-to-Business Liability Assurance and Health Care Emergency Response Liability Protection Act; create. MS - SB3059 Appropriation; Veterans Affairs Bd.-CARES Act. MS - SR40 Recognize judicial service of Third District Circuit Judge Andrew K. Howorth of Oxford, Mississippi, on his retirement. MS - SR41 Recognize judicial service of Third District Circuit Court Judge John A. Gregory of Okolona, Mississippi, on his retirement. MS - SR42 Commend service and heroism of Colonel Carlyle Smith "Smitty" Harris as a POW of the Vietnam War. MS - SR43 Commend public service of Senator Gary Jackson upon his retirement. MS - SR62 National Principals Month for October. MS - SC525 Recognize former Senator Willie Simmons as first African American elected to the Mississippi Transportation Commission. MS - SC548 Constitution; amend to elect Governor and state elected officials by majority of popular vote with no electoral vote requirement. MS - SC576 Commend former State Health Officer Dr. Alton Cobb for receiving the 2020 MS Academy of Family Physicians Humanitarian Award. MS - SC577 Declare the month of October as Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Month. MS - SC584 Commend the life of iconic physician Dr. William Briggs Hopson, Jr. MS - SC585 Commend career and distinguished service of Dr. Clyde Muse upon the occasion of his retirement. MS - SC587 Mourn the passing of former Senator Bob M. Dearing of Natchez, Mississippi, and commend his public and charitable service.