Description: Toll roads; authorize Transportation Commission to contract with private entities to construct.
Bill Text: [Introduced]
History of Actions:
|1||01/20 (H) Referred To Transportation|
|2||02/04 (H) Died In Committee|
|Effective date||July 1, 2003|
|Deadline||General Bill/Constitutional Amendment|
|Vote type required||Three/Fifths|
Principal Author: Dickson
Additional Authors: Clarke, Bailey, Barnett (116th), Barnett (92nd), Cameron, Coleman (65th), Creel, Dedeaux, Eakes, Ellis, Espy, Evans, Fillingane, Flaggs, Fleming, Franks, Fredericks, Gibbs, Green, Harrison, Henderson, Hines, Holloway, Howell, Huddleston, Ishee, Maples, Markham, Masterson, Middleton, Miles, Montgomery (15th), Moore (100th), Myers, Pierce, Robinson (63rd), Scott (80th), Smith (27th), Smith (35th), Straughter, Thomas, Wallace, Ward, Wells-Smith, West, Whittington
Code Sections: A 065-0003-0001, A 011-0046-0009
Title: AN ACT TO AUTHORIZE THE MISSISSIPPI TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION, COUNTY BOARDS OF SUPERVISORS AND THE GOVERNING AUTHORITIES OF MUNICIPALITIES TO CONTRACT WITH ANY PERSON, CORPORATION OR OTHER BUSINESS LICENSED TO DO BUSINESS IN THE STATE FOR THE PURPOSE OF CONSTRUCTING TOLL ROADS OR BRIDGES; TO PRESCRIBE THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR THE LETTING OF SUCH CONTRACTS AND THE RIGHTS AND DUTIES OF THE PARTIES ENTERING INTO SUCH CONTRACTS; TO AMEND SECTIONS 65-3-1 AND 11-46-9, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, IN CONFORMITY TO THE PROVISIONS OF THIS ACT; TO AUTHORIZE GOVERNMENTAL ENTITIES TO ISSUE LICENSES AND PERMITS TO INDIVIDUALS, GROUPS, PARTNERSHIPS, CORPORATIONS, ASSOCIATIONS OR OTHER LEGAL ENTITIES AUTHORIZING SUCH ENTITIES TO CONSTRUCT AND OPERATE TOLL ROADS, BRIDGES, FERRIES AND CAUSEWAYS PRIMARILY ON LAND OWNED, LEASED OR USED BY SUCH ENTITIES; TO EXEMPT REAL PROPERTY USED FOR SUCH PURPOSES FROM AD VALOREM TAX; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.
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