Mississippi Legislature
2004 Regular Session

Representative Gary V. Staples

District 88

As of 01/22/07 at 11:13

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HB  16  Public buildings; rename 301 Lamar Street Building to     Robinson (63rd)
 *      Robert G. Clark, Jr., Building.                        
           02/20 Approved by Governor
HB 105  Attempted murder; create criminal offense.                Denny
 *         04/06 (S) Died In Committee
HB 287  Mississippi Veterans Monument Commission; to reenact      Watson
 *      and extend the date of repeal (RP).                    
           04/13 (S) Died In Committee
HB 295  Jury Patriotism Act; create.                              Denny
   %       03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB 312  Voting; require identification before voting.             Denny
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB 509  Municipal annexation; require election on question of.    Horne
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB 607  Private Attorney Retention Sunshine Act; create.          Denny
   %       03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB 639  Elections; establish open primary and abolish partisan    Hamilton (109th)
   %    primaries.                                             
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB 640  Interstate 59; designate portion in Forrest and Jones     Staples
        Counties as "Lance Corporal Roy M. Wheat Memorial      
           04/06 (S) Died In Committee
HB 641  Council on Obesity Prevention; allow to become            Whittington
        nonprofit entity, and allow agencies to contract with. 
           04/06 (S) Died In Committee
HB 867  Military monuments and memorials; prohibit the            Snowden
 *      alteration of.                                         
           04/06 (S) Died In Committee
HB 868  Tourism; authorize MDA to contract with local entities    Peranich
        for regional tourism promotion, require local entities 
        to conduct annual audit.                               
           04/06 (S) Died In Committee
HB 943  Tippah County; designate Highway 773 as "Joe Mitch        Ward
        McElwain Memorial Highway."                            
           04/06 (S) Died In Committee
HB 988  Distinctive license tag; authorize for National Rifle     McBride
   %    Association.                                           
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB 989  Weapons permit; revise reciprocity provision.             McBride
 * %       04/28 Approved by Governor
HB 999  Income tax; revise amount of certain military             Montgomery
 *$%    compensation for officers which is excluded from gross 
           05/04 Approved by Governor
HB1062  Ad valorem tax; continue exclusion of carbon dioxide      Reeves
 *$%    from definition of gas and continue exemption for      
        carbon dioxide.                                        
           05/04 Approved by Governor
HB1088  Judges; provide additional chancellor for Tenth           Staples
        Chancery Court District.                               
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1147  Principals; extend deadline for making employment         Staples
   %    recommendations to superintendents.                    
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1169  Pawnbrokers; revise record keeping requirements; revise   Shows
        penalties for violations.                              
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1275  School security personnel; require to receive a certain   Staples
        number of hours of continuing education each year.     
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1280  Real property owners; revise standard of care owed to     Formby
        guests and invitees.                                   
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1281  Habitual offender; no plea bargaining for violent         Formby
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1282  Controlled substances; felony to bring into state,        Formby
        county or municipal facility.                          
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1284  Sales tax, prepayment; credit sales not included in       Formby
        estimated June liability if payment not received before
        June 20.                                               
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1285  State/school employees health insurance; authorize        Formby
        levels of coverage.                                    
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1286  Comprehensive Crime Restitution and Reimbursement Act;    Formby
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1288  Education; require disclaimer in textbooks regarding      Wells-Smith
        the teaching of certain theories.                      
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1289  Killing unborn child; revise.                             Wells-Smith
           04/06 (S) Died In Committee
HB1298  Crimes; create offense of knowingly exposing another      Moore
 *      person to HIV.                                         
           05/01 Approved by Governor
HB1299  State budget; use previous fiscal year's revenues to      Moore
        prepare budget and make appropriations for next fiscal 
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1300  Child care service; prohibit employment with if           Moore
   %    convicted of certain crimes.                           
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1301  Sex crime offenders; require disclosure of convictions    Moore
        to volunteer organizations.                            
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1302  Income tax; phase out for corporations.                   Moore
  $%       03/31 (H) Died In Committee
HB1303  Parole; prohibit previously convicted felons from         Moore
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1304  Schools; authorize principal to remove persons who        Ellington
   %    wilfully disturb any session of public school.         
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1305  Municipal annexation; require approval by majority of     Ellington
        electors in territory to be annexed.                   
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1306  Hunt and fish; establish right of all citizens.           Ellington
 *         04/06 (S) Died In Committee
HB1308  Salaries; executive agency head appointed by Governor     Janus
 *      may waive all or part.                                 
           05/27 Approved by Governor
HB1309  Ten Commandments; authorize display in public             Nicholson
 *      buildings.                                             
           04/06 (S) Died In Committee
HB1317  Ad valorem tax; agricultural land to retain               Young
  $%    agricultural use value after development until         
        transferred and used for developed purpose.            
           03/31 (H) Died In Committee
HB1318  Sales tax and use tax; exempt finance charges from.       Formby
  $%       03/31 (H) Died In Committee
HB1319  Voting; require ID to be shown before voting.             Formby
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1326  Lawsuits; plaintiff liable for defendant's cost if        Chism
        defendant prevails.                                    
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1327  Mississippi Auto Liability Insurance No Pay - No Play     Chism
        Act; create.                                           
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1328  Vote fraud; revise penalty.                               Moore
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1329  Capital murder; apply to multiple murders.                Moore
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1331  Rape; death penalty for conviction if victim is aged 13   Moore
        or under.                                              
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1338  State vehicles; require to display decal depicting        Formby
        official state flag.                                   
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1339  Historical monuments and state flag; cannot be changed    Chism
        without 2/3 vote of Legislature.                       
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1340  Sex offenders; require disclosure to volunteer            Moore
 *      organizations.                                         
           05/04 Approved by Governor
HB1341  Municipal annexation; property of newly annexed           Ellington
  $%    territory is exempt from municipal ad valorem taxes    
        until services are provided.                           
           03/31 (H) Died In Committee
HB1342  Mandatory motor vehicle liability insurance tickets;      Baker (74th)
        provide for portion of fine to go to political         
        subdivision enforcing.                                 
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1359  Sample motor vehicle license tags; authorize Tax          Staples
   %    Commission to issue and sell.                          
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1414  Covenant marriage; enact as form of marriage.             Gunn
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1431  Railroads; require removal of vegetation; clarify         Woods
 *      safety requirements.                                   
           04/28 Approved by Governor
HB1435  Change of residency for voting; allow affidavit ballot    Gunn
 *      to serve as written request.                           
           03/18 (H) Failed
HB1437  Credit cards; prohibit display of identifying             Gunn
        information on sales receipts.                         
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1481  Sales tax and use tax; exempt delivery and freight        Davis
  $%    charges from.                                          
           03/31 (H) Died In Committee
HB1482  State executive committee; allow to recount ballots       Gunn
        before declaring results of contest in party           
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1484  Uninitialed ballot; require to be vote fraud and add to   Gunn
        section that provides a penalty for vote fraud.        
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1485  Ballot box; allow ballots to be counted again when        Gunn
        irregularities are found.                              
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1487  Circuit clerk; require to use information from            Gunn
        Mississippi Department of Vital Records to revise      
        registration books and pollbooks.                      
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1488  Primary election contest; provide clarification that      Gunn
        Mississippi State Legislature may not hear.            
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1490  Affidavit ballot; clarify what information is required.   Gunn
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1515  Mississippi Medal of Valor; create new award and          Staples
        present to certain military honorees.                  
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1521  Credit cards; prohibit use over Internet or telephone     Gunn
        without personal identification numbers.               
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1522  Physical education; require public schools to teach       Gunn
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1525  Abortion Complication Reporting Act; create.              Wells-Smith
 *         05/04 Approved by Governor
HB1552  School boards; authorize to implement a financial         Fleming
 * %    literacy program for students.                         
           04/06 (S) Died In Committee
HB1579  Tort reform; enact certain civil justice reforms.         Smith (39th)
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1583  State government; require certain efficiencies in         Simpson
   %    administration of (Governor's proposal).               
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1585  EBT card for food stamps and TANF; require to include     Lott
        photo of cardholder.                                   
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1600  Voting machines; require number in each voting precinct   Gunn
        to be in direct proportion to number of registered     
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HB1612  Abortion; if abortion fails child may not be              Fillingane
 *      intentionally allowed to die.                          
           04/28 Approved by Governor
HB1625  Mississippi Health Care Rights of Conscience Act;         Fillingane
 *      create.                                                
           04/12 (S) Died In Committee
HB1647  Income taxation; increase the tax credit for employers    Simpson
  $%    providing skills training.                             
           03/31 (H) Died In Committee
HB1654  Major Economic Impact Act; authorize issuance of          Bentz
 *$%    additional bonds to address possible military base     
        closure and realignment.                               
           04/20 (S) Died In Committee
HB1671  Perry County; authorize to contribute to We Care Day      Pierce
 *      Care, Inc., to fund certain human services programs.   
           05/27 Approved by Governor
HB1674  Perry County; authorize to contribute to Pearl River      Pierce
 *      Valley Opportunity.                                    
           05/09 (H) Died On Calendar
HB1780  Taxation; provide certain tax incentives for the          Peranich
 *$%    production of motion pictures in Mississippi.          
           05/12 Approved by Governor
HB1784  Income tax; increase amount of certain compensation for   Scott
  $%    military officers that is excluded from gross income.  
           03/31 (H) Died In Committee
HB1808  Suffrage; restore to Maurice Harper Arrington of Jasper   Staples
           05/27 Approved by Governor
HB1811  Local and Private; provide that certain counties may      Carlton
 *      contribute to Pearl River Valley Opportunity, Inc.     
           05/27 Approved by Governor
HC  31  Amend Constitution; revise type of offenses that          Rotenberry
        disqualify a person as an elector.                     
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HC  60  Amend Constitution; prohibit same gender marriages.       Moore
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HC  61  Amend Constitution; establish right to hunt and fish.     Ellington
           03/09 (H) Died In Committee
HC  70  Proclamation on the family; lend support.                 Denny
           05/09 (H) Died In Committee
HC  77  Joint rules; amend to require deleted language to be      Baker (74th)
        indicated in legislation that changes existing law.    
           05/09 (H) Died In Committee
HC  79  Citizens of Spain; express our sorrow and respect to      Zuber
        concerning the bombing in Madrid.                      
           04/06 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
HC  98  Suspend deadlines for introduction; elections; to         Warren
        require identification before an elector votes.        
           04/14 (S) Enrolled Bill Signed
HC 105  Mississippi National Guard; encourage citizens to         Capps
        support and contact Mississippi servicemen currently   
           04/26 (S) Enrolled Bill Signed
HC 106  Eric Shows; commend upon receiving a Barry M. Goldwater   Read
        Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program Award. 
           04/23 (S) Enrolled Bill Signed
HC 114  Suspend deadlines for introduction; tort reform;          Blackmon
 *      revise.                                                
           05/09 (H) Died In Conference
HC 120  Mrs. Allen Hobbs Capps; commend life of.                  McCoy
           05/06 (S) Enrolled Bill Signed
HC 124  Eli Manning; commend athletic accomplishments of.         Smith (39th)
           05/09 (S) Enrolled Bill Signed
HC 125  Suspend deadlines for introduction; Tobacco trust fund;   Robinson (84th)
        transfer sum from to fully fund mental health crisis   
           05/09 (H) Died In Committee
HC 128  Thomas Hamill; commend bravery and steadfastness of.      Dickson
           05/09 (S) Enrolled Bill Signed
HR  19  Christy Windham; commend on being elected National        Staples
        Future Farmer of America - Southern Region Vice        
           02/06 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
HR  66  Darris Plaxton O'Quinn; commend upon retirement.          Shows
           04/02 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
HR  67  Northeast Jones High School Girls Basketball Team;        Staples
        commend on winning state championship.                 
           04/08 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
HR  70  Michael L. Newman; commend on achieving Eagle Scout       Shows
           04/08 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
HR  99  Leslie Ellington; commend upon retirement as Capitol      Bondurant
           04/30 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
HR 101  Christopher Dale Mabry; commend life of.                  Robinson (84th)
           04/30 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
HR 102  Edward H. Buelow, Jr.; commend upon retirement.           Flaggs
           04/30 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
HR 110  Reverend Dr. Horace L. Buckley; commend on 35th           Coleman (65th)
        anniversary as pastor of Cade Chapel Missionary Baptist
           05/04 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
HR 114  Ole Miss Rebels Football Team; commend for an             Gadd
        outstanding season.                                    
           05/04 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
HR 115  Linda Bounds; commend upon retirement.                    Weathersby
           05/04 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed

KEY: * = Amended % = 3/5ths Vote Required V = Vetoed
  $ = Revenue @ = Exempted From Deadline P = Partially Vetoed

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