Mississippi Legislature

2000 Regular Session

Senator Robert G. Huggins

District 14

As of 06/21/00 at 13:49


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SB2118  Children in custody of DHS; require uniform payment       Huggins
        schedule for all providers based on level of services. 
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2359  Supersedeas bond; not required on amount of judgment      Ross
        designated as punitive damages.                        
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2367  Health facilities; direct the issuance of a certificate   Huggins
 *      of need to a certain hospital.                         
           04/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2421  Controlled substances; revise Schedules II, III and IV.   Huggins *
           04/12 (H) Died On Calendar
SB2425  Rehabilitation services coverage; mandate in health       Huggins
        insurance policies.                                    
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2426  Family planning services; women with income up to 185%    Huggins
        of poverty level eligible for under Medicaid.          
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2427  Barber board regulations relating to sanitation; must     Huggins *
 *      be approved by State Board of Health.                  
           04/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2428  Professional art therapist regulatory law; bring          Huggins *
   %    forward and extend repealer.                           
           04/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2429  Residential child care facilites and youth camps;         Huggins *
   %    increase licensure fees.                               
           04/17 Approved by Governor
SB2430  Radiological health license fees; increase.               Huggins *
   %       03/16 (S) Failed
SB2431  Mississippi Dietetics Practice Act; revise definitions    Huggins *
 * %    and extend repealer.                                   
           04/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2432  Food law regulation by the State Board of Health;         Huggins *
        delete certain outdated provisions.                    
           04/17 Approved by Governor
SB2433  Early Intervention for Infants and Toddlers Act; make     Huggins *
        technical amendments to.                               
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2434  Hearing Aid Dealers Licensure Law; extend repealer on.    Huggins *
   %       04/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2435  Child care facility licensure law; make technical         Huggins *
 * %    amendments thereto.                                    
           04/17 Approved by Governor
SB2436  Infant Mortality Task Force; extend repealer.             Huggins *
 *         04/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2437  Child care facility licensure law; clarify exemptions     Huggins *
 *   V  and definitions.                                       
           04/27 Vetoed
SB2439  Seafood law regulation by the State Board of Health;      Huggins *
        delete certain outdated provisions.                    
           04/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2461  State Board of Chiropractic Examiners; revise fees.       Huggins
   %       04/17 Approved by Governor
SB2462  Certain spinal manipulation/adjustment; prohibit          Huggins
        without proper qualification.                          
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2496  Elections; require voters to present I.D. prior to        Ross
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2513  Public borrowing; authorize cities and counties to        Jordan
  $%    borrow to pay costs incurred as a result of natural    
           04/17 Approved by Governor
SB2516  MS Dental Practice Act; make technical amendments to.     Huggins
 * %       04/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2521  Passenger vehicles for State Board of Health; increase.   Huggins *
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2526  Physical therapists; create new licensing board and       Dearing
   %    transfer current licensure powers from Board of Health.
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2548  Physician assistants; authorize regulation of practice    Huggins
        by State Board of Medical Licensure.                   
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2551  Appropriations; DPS-Municipalities Crime Prevention       Jordan
        Program; FY2001.                                       
           03/29 (S) Died In Committee
SB2584  Sales taxation; exempt retail sales of certain articles   Michel
  $%    of clothing during the first weekend in August.        
           03/29 (S) Died In Committee
SB2603  DHS to use federal funds to employ time-limited social    Huggins
        workers; authorize.                                    
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2604  Family foster care homes, child-caring and                Huggins
   %    child-placing agencies; require licensure by DHS.      
           04/17 Approved by Governor
SB2605  Denial of claim for foster care or adoption assistance;   Huggins
        provide fair hearing procedures.                       
           04/17 Approved by Governor
SB2606  All agencies to provide DHS information relating to       Huggins
        child abuse/neglect investigations; require.           
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2625  Students who are former foster care children; provide     Huggins
   %    college tuition waiver for.                            
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2626  Post-adoption contracts between adoptive parents and      Huggins
        birth parents of certain children; authorize with court
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2627  Release certain information from DHS central registry     Huggins
        on child neglect and abuse without court order;        
           04/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2630  Court-ordered home study; mandate fee for.                Huggins
   %       03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2631  Foster Care Reviews; conducted by the youth court or      Huggins
        the Department of Human Services.                      
           04/17 Approved by Governor
SB2632  EBT system for food stamps; extend implementation         Huggins
 *      dates.                                                 
           04/27 Approved by Governor
SB2638  Vulnerable Adults Act; provide for mandated reporters     Huggins
   %    of abuse and require criminal background checks for    
        nursing home employees.                                
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2640  Criminal background checks; require for employees of      Huggins
        child residential facilities.                          
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2641  Vulnerable adult abuse and neglect; DHS shall             Huggins
        investigate if alleged action occurred in private      
           04/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2666  Use of tobacco by adults on educational property;         Huggins
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2677  Nursing practice; clarify definition of.                  Huggins
           03/15 (S) Died In Committee
SB2743  Forgery; revise punishment for notary's fraudulent        Robertson
           04/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2749  Certified animal euthanasia technicians; authorize MS     Canon
   %    Board of Veterinary Medicine to regulate.              
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2774  State Board of Optometry regulations; place certain       Huggins
        conditions on.                                         
           03/16 (S) Died On Calendar
SB2776  Executive Director, Division of Medicaid; prescribe       Huggins
 *      qualifications for.                                    
           04/27 Approved by Governor
SB2834  Fair commission; prohibit from charging for parking at    Browning
        state high school basketball championships.            
           03/16 (S) Died On Calendar
SB2839  Child support; gaming proceeds to be withheld for         Huggins
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2840  Child support; revise DHS enforcement pursuant to         Huggins
 *      federal law.                                           
           05/01 Approved by Governor
SB2841  DHS child support enforcement statutes; revise.           Huggins
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2844  Early intervention system services under Medicaid;        Huggins *
        define duties of SDH and prescribe services to be      
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2845  Controlling communicable diseases in correctional         Huggins *
   %    facilities; mandate access to Dept. of Health and      
        authorize cost reimbursement.                          
           04/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2846  "Patient Protection Act"; transfer administration from    Huggins
        MS Department of Insurance to MS Department of Health. 
           04/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2847  Medicaid reimbursable services; include inpatient         Huggins
 *      programmable pump implant.                             
           04/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2848  MRI health care provider services; delete from CON        Huggins
   %    requirement and provide for licensure by SDH.          
           03/15 (S) Died In Committee
SB2863  Managed care services under Medicaid; direct DOM to       Huggins
        reimburse for emergency room care and advise patients  
        as to procedures.                                      
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2864  Electronic signatures on medical records; provide for.    Huggins
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2865  Advertising by health care professionals; State Board     Huggins
 * %    of Health establish standards.                         
           04/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2869  Medicaid program eligibility and reimbursable services;   Huggins
 *      bring forward.                                         
           04/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2872  Homicide; revise justifiable in relation to carjacking.   Huggins *
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2879  Adverse determination on health care                      Huggins
        services/utilization review; delete reverter on        
        req'ment. of physician's concurrence.                  
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2904  Nursing; enact and enter into the interstate Nurse        Huggins
   %    Licensure Compact.                                     
           04/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2910  Controlled substances; allow physicians to exceed         Huggins
        recommended dosages for pain management.               
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2914  All health insurance policies to provide coverage for     Huggins
        diabetes treatment; require.                           
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2917  Unmarked passenger vehicles used by state agencies;       Huggins
        authorize DHS additional.                              
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2931  Statewide trauma care system; hospitals located in        Huggins
 *      contiguous states may participate.                     
           05/22 Approved by Governor
SB2936  Department of Human Services to develop plan to           Huggins
        strengthen families using available funds; authorize.  
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2938  Appropriation; UMC - establish MIND Center; FY2001.       Huggins
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2939  Governor's Commission on Disability; establish and        Huggins
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2940  Appropriations; MS Bd of Nursing - Nursing Workforce      Huggins
        Pilot Projects; FY2001.                                
           03/29 (S) Died In Committee
SB2942  Medicaid disproportionate share program; require          Gordon
 *      hospitals to participate in an intergovernmental       
        transfer program.                                      
           04/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2946  Sentencing; revise earned time for certain nonviolent     Huggins
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB3002  Partnerships; revise uniform act.                         Huggins
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB3011  Tobacco settlement funds; create Defribrillator           Gordon
        Acquisition Trust Fund.                                
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB3059  Health services; provide right to reimbursement for       Huggins
        services performed by licensed athletic trainers.      
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB3097  Appropriation; Rural Fire Truck Acquisition Program,      White (29th)
        Addl. FY2000 and FY2001.                               
           03/29 (S) Died In Committee
SB3110  Rural hospital facilities and equipment program;          Huggins
        transfer proceeds from the tobacco expendable fund on  
        an annual basis.                                       
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB3115  Public school students; require use of appropriate        Jordan
        titles of respect with school employees.               
           03/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB3260  Appropriation; Econ. & Comm. Develop. Support.            Gordon
 *         05/22 Approved by Governor
SB3277  Appropriation; Dept. of Corrections - Support and         Gordon
 *      Reimb. Local Confinement.                              
           05/22 Approved by Governor
SB3278  Appropriation; Bureau of Narcotics.                       Gordon
 *         05/22 Approved by Governor
SB3279  Appropriation; Dept. Public Safety - Consol.              Gordon
 *         05/22 Approved by Governor
SB3280  Appropriation; Veterans Affairs Bd.                       Gordon
 *         05/22 Approved by Governor
SB3281  Appropriation; Dept. of Mental Health.                    Gordon
 *         05/22 Approved by Governor
SC 562  Health care providers adopt CDC guidelines for            Gordon *
        antibiotic resistance; urge.                           
           05/07 (S) Died In Committee
SC 596  Jerry A. Oakes; commend upon retirement as Director,      Little
        Bureau of Building, Grounds and Real Property          
           04/03 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 616  Susp rules-Teacher-Opportunity Program; increase          Little
        funding for teachers' salaries over 6-year period based
        on projected revenue growth.                           
           05/07 (S) Died In Committee
SC 625  Delta State Lady Statesmen Basketball Team; commend for   Carlton
        outstanding season.                                    
           05/01 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 631  Mississippi Power Company; commend for 75 years'          Robertson
        continuous electric service to southeast Mississippi.  
           05/01 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 636  Joint Study and Oversight Committee to Review the         Little
        Poultry Production Industry; create.                   
           05/07 (H) Died In Committee
SC 642  Jimmy Palmer; commend for service to state and            Dearing
        congratulate upon retirement.                          
           05/01 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 655  Avery Wood; Memorialize Commission on Wildlife,           Huggins
        Fisheries and Parks to name public landing in honor of 
        Avery Wood.                                            
           05/01 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 668  Lt. Col. Bruce Breland; commend upon his retirement.      Little
           05/05 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SR  18  March 2000 as American Red Cross Month in Mississippi;    Huggins
           05/04 (S) Died On Calendar
SR  39  Ms. Freddie White-Johnson; commend.                       Jordan
           04/18 (S) Adopted
SR  43  Bobby Rush; commend Blues career and humanitarianism.     Jordan
           04/24 (S) Adopted

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