This Week's Episode Highlights the "Unofficial" end of the 2020 Regular Legislative Session, A Successful Effort to Delay the Implementation of the First Responders Health and Safety Act Until Adequate Funding is Available, Governor Reeves Signing the Local Systems Bridge (LSBP) "GAP" Funding Measure into Law, Counties Benefiting from COVID-19 Measures, and Counties Benefiting from this Year's Omnibus Bond Package.
This week's Episode Highlights the Mississippi County and Municipality Emergency Relief Program, The Mississippi Back to Business Liability Assurance Act, a CALL-TO-ACTION regarding House Bill 982, and the status of House Bill 494 (Purchasing Bill).
This Week's Episode Highlights the Local Systems Bridge "GAP" Funding Measure Heading to the Governor, House Bill 494 (Purchasing Measure) Heading to the Governor, and House Bill 982 (Revisit of the First Responders Health and Safety Act) current conference committee status.
This Week's Episode Highlights House Bill 982 Passing the Senate Chamber with an Amendment to Delay a Policy Mandate to Counties and Cities, The Senate Chamber Amending and Passing a House Concurrent Resolution to Continue with an Extended Legislative Session, The Negative Impact COVID-19 will have on the Homestead Exemption Reimbursement, and the Senate Chamber Passing a Gap Funding Measure for the Local Systems Bridge Program (LSBP).
This Weeks Episode Highlights Important MAS Legislative Measures Passing Out of Opposite Chamber Committees to Meet a Crucial Deadline, House and Senate Chamber Passing Placeholder Measures in Anticipation of Federal COVID-19 Funding, and House and Senate Chamber Passing Omnibus Bond Legislation.
This Weeks Episode Highlights the Mississippi Legislature Reconvening Post COVID-19 Recess, Challenges with the Mississippi State Budget Due to COVID-19, and Legislative Bills of High Importance to MAS.
This legislative update is established to provide legislative information for those central region county supervisors who could not make the Central Planning and Development District Regional Conference Call at 10:30 am on 3-31-20.
This week's episode highlights Cancellation of Regional Capitol Visits due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), Senate Chamber Passes E-911 Overhaul Legislation, Reverse Auction Bills Pass Both Chambers, First Responders Health & Safety Act/Rural Fire Truck Funding Passes House Chamber, and Inmate Medical Costs Repealer Bill Passes Both Chambers.
This week's episode highlights The Mississippi Accountability and Transparency Act (House Bill 229), Positive Measures Impacting County Government that Survived the First Major Deadline, and E-911 Overhaul Legislation (Senate Bill 2746).