Mississippi Legislature
2003 Regular Session

House Bill 500

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Background

Title

Description: Elected school board members; elect all in November rather than March.

Bill Text: [Introduced]

History of Actions:

1 01/07 (H) Referred To Education;Apportionment and Elections
2 02/04 (H) Died In Committee

Background Information:

Effective dateVRA\July 1, 2004
DispositionDead
DeadlineGeneral Bill/Constitutional Amendment
RevenueNo
Vote type requiredMajority

House Committees:

Principal Author: Ishee

Code Sections: A 037-0007-0203, A 037-0007-0207, A 037-0007-0209, A 037-0007-0211, A 037-0007-0213, A 037-0007-0215, A 037-0007-0217, A 037-0007-0219, A 037-0007-0221, A 037-0007-0223, A 037-0007-0225, A 037-0007-0227, A 037-0007-0229, A 037-0007-0713

Title: AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 37-7-203, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO CHANGE THE MONTH OF THE ELECTION OF ELECTED TRUSTEES OF MUNICIPAL SEPARATE SCHOOL DISTRICTS FROM MARCH TO NOVEMBER AND TO PROVIDE THAT THE ELECTED TRUSTEES SHALL SERVE FOR A TERM OF SIX YEARS; TO AMEND SECTION 37-7-207, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO PROVIDE THAT THE MEMBERS OF THE BOARDS OF TRUSTEES OF CONSOLIDATED SCHOOL DISTRICTS AND LINE CONSOLIDATED SCHOOL DISTRICTS SHALL SERVE FOR A TERM OF SIX YEARS; TO AMEND SECTIONS 37-7-209 THROUGH 37-7-229, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, IN CONFORMITY TO THE PROVISIONS OF THIS ACT; TO AMEND SECTION 37-7-713, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO CHANGE THE MONTH OF THE ELECTION OF ELECTED TRUSTEES OF SPECIAL MUNICIPAL SEPARATE SCHOOL DISTRICTS EMBRACING LESS THAN AN ENTIRE COUNTY FROM MARCH TO NOVEMBER AND TO PROVIDE THAT THE ELECTED TRUSTEES SHALL SERVE FOR A TERM OF SIX YEARS; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.


Information pertaining to this measure was last updated on 02/04/03 at 17:50.

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