Mississippi Legislature

1997 Regular Session

Subject: SCHOOLS - DISTRICTS

As of 12/08/97 at 11:59

Instructions Bill Status Menu






HB   2  School districts; authorize rewards for confiscation of   Manning
        illegal firearms.                                      
           03/04 (S) Died In Committee
HB   5  School boards; authorize to allow leave for school        Manning
        employees at same rate as state employees.             
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB   8  Schools; require African-American history course and      Perkins
        drug education programs.                               
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB  14  Schools; increase salaries of teachers, assistant         Frierson
 *      teachers and other school employees.                   
           04/10 Approved by Governor
HB  23  Schools; require each school district to operate an       Clark
        alternative school program by 1997-1998 school year.   
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB  24  School facilities; authorize school boards to allow use   Clark
   %    of for child care services.                            
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB  52  Schools; require emphasis on responsible sexual           Martinson
        behavior and prevention of drug use.                   
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB  61  Schools; require one minute of quiet reflection upon      Clark
        opening of each school day.                            
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB 108  Alternative school programs; extend repealer.             Ford
           03/04 (S) Died In Committee
HB 324  School districts; mandatory referendum on ad valorem      Reeves
   %    tax increase above fiscal year 1997 rate.              
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB 325  School districts; mandatory referendum on ad valorem      Reeves
   %    tax increases above certain millage rate.              
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB 345  School boards; authorize members who are federal          Johnson
    @   employees to choose salary or per diem in same manner  
        as other members.                                      
           04/22 Approved by Governor
HB 355  School Districts; establish homerule if accredited at     Guice
        level III, IV or V.                                    
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB 357  School districts; require all boards of trustees to be    Reeves
        elected.                                               
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB 361  School districts; require certain officials to attend     Robinson (84th)
        budget hearings.                                       
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB 362  School districts, municipal; provide for board member     Robinson (84th)
   %    from added territory and authorize transfer to adjacent
        district.                                              
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB 438  Schools; establish opening and closing dates of           Moore
        scholastic year.                                       
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB 555  Municipal school boards; require appointed members to     Myers
        reside within municipality.                            
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB 610  School districts; revise provisions authorizing           Frierson
   %    transfer of students between.                          
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB 611  Teacher contracts; authorize school districts to          Taylor
        execute pending issuance of teacher certificates.      
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB 666  School Boards; elect in all school districts.             Broomfield
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB 676  School districts; mandate countywide consolidation in     Guice
   %    certain larger counties.                               
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB 732  School bonds; majority approval required when district    Evans
        has no outstanding indebtedness.                       
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB 735  Bonds, school districts; prohibit attorneys fees from     Martinson
        being based on a percentage of bonds issued.           
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB 872  School counselors; require salaries to be equivalent to   McInnis
        salaries of teachers.                                  
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB 919  Teacher incentive loan program; create.                   Blackmon
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB 951  Chemicals; create Mississippi Public School Laboratory    Ellington
        Chemical Management Act.                               
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB 994  Alternative schools; clarify discretionary authority of   Weathersby
        school officials to place certain suspended students   
        in.                                                    
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB1002  School nurses; delay mandate for each school district     Weathersby
        until state fully funds.                               
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB1028  School districts; require payment to Department of        Howell
        Human Services for students placed in training schools.
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB1030  School districts; elect members of all school boards in   Chaney
        2001.                                                  
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB1038  School districts; establish home rule authority for       Chaney
        districts achieving level 3 or higher accreditation.   
           02/13 (H) Died On Calendar
HB1123  School district accreditation; require districts to       McCoy
        comply with standards concerning fixed assets audits.  
           03/17 Approved by Governor
HB1152  School Attendance Officers; place under supervision of    Weathersby
        school superintendent.                                 
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB1153  Ad valorem taxes; require counties reduce millage rate    Weathersby
  $%    in certain instance, delete school board authority to  
        increase without referendum.                           
           02/26 (H) Died In Committee
HB1184  School districts; reduce teacher-student ratio in K-4     Moss
        to 1:20.                                               
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB1218  Alternative school programs; require separate space for   Moss
        students in Grades 5 and lower.                        
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB1270  Sixteenth section lands; authorize transfer for road      Stringer
 *      right-of-way purposes.                                 
           03/04 (S) Died In Committee
HB1301  Ad valorem taxes; delete school boards' authority to      Moore
   %    increase without referendum approval.                  
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB1386  School Employment Procedures Law of 1977; revisions to.   Franks
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB1489  Schools; require all students to wear uniforms.           Scott (80th)
   %       02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB1620  Alternative school programs; delete repealer and waive    King
 *      certain accreditation requirements.                    
           03/31 (H) Died In Conference
HB1628  School counselors; require school districts to employ     Holden
        one per every 500 students.                            
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB1650  Health Education Program; require implementation in       Scott (80th)
        K-12 by 1999-2000 school year.                         
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB1664  School districts; provide certain annexation procedures   Ellis
        and incentive grants.                                  
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB1671  Education, State Department of; establish school          Scott (80th)
        resource officer position as pilot program in school   
        districts.                                             
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB1674  School districts; provide for elected trustees and        Chaney
   %    appointed superintendents of.                          
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB1676  School districts; elect members of all school boards in   Rogers
        2001.                                                  
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB1690  School districts; elect all school board members and      Huddleston
        appoint all superintendents.                           
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
HB1698  School discipline; prescribe additional requirements      King
        for code of student conduct and automatic expulsion for
        disruptive students.                                   
           02/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2035  School districts; require pupils to read a minimum of 4   Simmons
        books per school year.                                 
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2038  School board elections; members of school boards in all   Kirby
        municipal separate school districts shall be elected.  
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2043  School boards; elect members in all school districts;     Simmons
        appoint all school superintendents.                    
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2044  School board elections; elect members in all school       Hall
        districts; appoint school superintendents after        
        1/1/2000.                                              
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2059  Equity funding for school districts; not reduced by       Bean
        sixteenth section timber or mineral sales under certain
        conditions.                                            
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2061  School districts; authorize child care services in        Ferris
   %    public schools.                                        
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2069  School board elections; elect members in all school       Ferris
        districts; appoint school superintendents after        
        1/1/2000.                                              
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2070  School districts; prescribe powers and duties of school   Ferris
        district financial advisors appointed by State Bd of   
        Education.                                             
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2074  School districts; provide certain annexation procedures   Ferris
        and incentive grants.                                  
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2075  School districts; provide for ADA count in cases of       Ferris
        annexation.                                            
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2079  School districts; provide method for annexation and       Bean
        electing school board members.                         
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2080  School district annexation; not automatic if municipal    Bean
        annexation crosses county lines.                       
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2081  Minimum Education Program; one teacher unit for every     Smith
        20 pupils in Grades 1-4.                               
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2082  Appropriation; SDE for additional teacher units in        Smith
        Grades 1-4.                                            
           02/26 (S) Died In Committee
SB2083  Minimum program funds; addl allotment for reading         Smith
        instructors in school districts with high percentage of
        at-risk pupils.                                        
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2084  Approp; SDE for additional Teacher Assistants in school   Smith
        districts with 60% participation in free lunch program.
           02/26 (S) Died In Committee
SB2085  Teacher certification; require instruction in all         Smith
        reading methods for K-4.                               
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2126  School boards; elect members in all school districts;     White (29th)
        appoint all school superintendents.                    
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2127  Public school accreditation; eliminate                    White (29th)
        performance-based standards, repeal Workforce-Education
        Act.                                                   
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2135  Equity funding for school district; not reduced by 16th   Burton
        section income.                                        
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2181  School districts; provide teacher with reasons for        Nunnelee
        nonrenewal of contract.                                
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2215  Children-at-risk; establish the Motivating Parents and    Simmons
   %    Children (M.P.A.C.) pilot program for school districts.
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2273  School depository selection; State Treasurer selects if   Ferris
        conflict of interest on school board.                  
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2300  School board elections; elect members in all school       Harden
        districts.                                             
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2301  School superintendents; appoint all superintendents       Harden
        after 1/1/2000.                                        
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2310  School bonds; majority vote required on school bond       Harden
        issues.                                                
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2315  School districts; pay retiring teachers for accumulated   Harden
        leave at daily contract rate.                          
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2333  School districts; provide certain consolidation           Ferris
 *      procedures and incentive grants.                       
           03/12 (H) Died On Calendar
SB2399  School boards; authorize home rule with limitations.      Ferris
 * %       03/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2400  School district purchases; school board may delegate      Ferris
        authority to bid and contract.                         
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2401  School districts; provide certain annexation procedures   Ferris
 *      and elect all school board members.                    
           03/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2410  School term; prescribe first day and last day for all     Nunnelee
        schools.                                               
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2411  School accreditation; school districts at Level 4 or 5    Nunnelee
        exempt from requirements for.                          
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2413  Alternative school programs; delete repealer and waive    Ferris
 *      certain accreditation requirements.                    
           03/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2438  School districts; authorize pre-kindergarten services     Harden
   %    pilot program in public schools.                       
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2460  School districts; prescribe powers and duties of school   Ferris
   %    district financial advisors appointed by State Bd of   
        Education.                                             
           03/18 Approved by Governor
SB2512  Schoolteacher and administrator licensure; revise         Ferris
 *      requirements for standard and special license.         
           04/10 Approved by Governor
SB2590  Removal of students who interfere with class; provide     Carter
        procedures for.                                        
           02/13 (S) Died On Calendar
SB2707  Education Enhancement Funds for classroom supplies;       Farris
        clarify expenditure of.                                
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2709  Education enhancement funds for classroom supplies;       Harden
 *      certain procedures for allocation of.                  
           03/31 (S) Died In Conference
SB2711  School board members; require high school education or    Johnson (38th)
        equivalent.                                            
           03/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2788  Sixteenth section school principal fund; clarify          Ferris
        investment of.                                         
           03/18 Approved by Governor
SB2875  FY97 funds for Educable Child and School District         Hall
 *      Student Level Database Programs; transfer from minimum 
        program.                                               
           03/25 Approved by Governor



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