Mississippi Legislature

2000 Regular Session

House Bill 701

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Title

Description: State Board of Human Services; create to provide the policy direction for DHS.

Bill Text: [Introduced]

History of Actions:

102/01/00(H)Referred To Public Health and Welfare
203/07/00(H)Died In Committee

Background Information:

Effective dateJuly 1, 2000
DispositionDead
DeadlineGeneral Bill/Constitutional Amendment
RevenueNo
3/5ths vote requiredNo

House Committee:

Principal Author: Holland

Code Sections: A 043-0001-0002, A 043-0001-0001, A 043-0001-0003, A 043-0001-0004, A 043-0001-0005, A 043-0001-0009, A 043-0001-0011, A 043-0001-0013, A 043-0001-0015, A 043-0001-0017, A 043-0001-0021

Title: AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 43-1-2, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO CREATE THE STATE BOARD OF HUMAN SERVICES TO PROVIDE THE POLICY DIRECTION FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES; TO PROVIDE FOR THE APPOINTMENT OF THE MEMBERS OF THE BOARD; TO PROVIDE THAT THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF HUMAN SERVICES SHALL BE APPOINTED BY THE GOVERNOR FROM THREE NOMINEES SUBMITTED BY THE BOARD; TO AUTHORIZE THE JOINT OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE OF THE DEPARTMENT AND INDIVIDUAL MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE TO ATTEND ANY MEETING OF THE BOARD AND TO PARTICIPATE IN ANY BOARD DISCUSSIONS; TO AMEND SECTIONS 43-1-1, 43-1-3, 43-1-4, 43-1-5, 43-1-9, 43-1-11, 43-1-13, 43-1-15, 43-1-17 AND 43-1-21, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO CONFORM TO THE PRECEDING PROVISIONS AND TO UPDATE REFERENCES TO THE STATE AND COUNTY DEPARTMENTS OF HUMAN SERVICES; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.


Information pertaining to this measure was last updated on 03/07/00 at 17:25.



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