Mississippi Legislature

1999 Regular Session

Senate Bill 2200

[Introduced]

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History of Actions

Background

Title

Description: Tobacco settlement funds; create Health Care and State Veterans Homes Trust Funds.

History of Actions:

101/05/99(S)Referred To Finance
202/02/99(S)Died In Committee

Background Information:

Effective datePassage
DispositionDead
DeadlineGeneral Bill/Constitutional Amendment
RevenueNo
3/5ths vote requiredNo

Senate Committee:

Principal Author: Furniss

Title: AN ACT TO ESTABLISH A HEALTH CARE TRUST FUND AND A STATE VETERANS HOMES TRUST FUND IN THE STATE TREASURY INTO WHICH SHALL BE DEPOSITED MONIES FROM THE SETTLEMENT OF THE LAWSUIT AGAINST TOBACCO COMPANIES BY THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI; TO PROVIDE THAT THE PRINCIPAL IN EACH TRUST FUND SHALL REMAIN INVIOLATE AND SHALL NEVER BE EXPENDED; TO PRESCRIBE THE PURPOSES FOR WHICH MONIES IN THE TRUST FUNDS MAY BE EXPENDED; TO PROVIDE THAT MONIES IN THE TRUST FUNDS SHALL BE INVESTED IN ANY OF THE INVESTMENTS AUTHORIZED FOR THE MISSISSIPPI PREPAID AFFORDABLE COLLEGE TUITION PROGRAM; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.


Information pertaining to this measure was last updated on 02/02/99 at 17:10.



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