Mississippi Legislature
2004 Regular Session

Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith

District 39

As of 01/22/07 at 11:16

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SB2011  Legal holidays; include "Good Friday".                    Hyde-Smith
           03/09 (S) Died In Committee
SB2015  Sales taxation; exempt retail sales of certain articles   Michel
  $%    of clothing during the first weekend in August.        
           03/31 (S) Died In Committee
SB2049  Highway work zone; revise penalty for speeding.           Hyde-Smith
           03/09 (S) Died In Committee
SB2082  Mississippi Blues Commission; establish.                  Jordan
 *         04/20 Approved by Governor
SB2093  Motor fuel excise taxes; provide partial exemption on     Carmichael
  $%    sales of fuel to volunteer fire departments for use in 
        department vehicles.                                   
           04/20 (H) Died In Committee
SB2131  Income tax; all payments by self-employed persons for     King
  $%    health insurance are deductible as gross income.       
           03/31 (S) Died In Committee
SB2135  Bonds; issue general obligation bonds for construction    Hyde-Smith
  $%    of National Guard Readiness Center in City of          
           04/20 (H) Died In Committee
SB2136  Retired teachers; may draw retirement benefits and be     Hyde-Smith
        reemployed as teachers in critical teacher shortage    
           03/09 (S) Died In Committee
SB2198  DUI; enhance penalty when minors of a certain age are     Chamberlin
   %    passengers.                                            
           03/09 (S) Died In Committee
SB2210  Livestock; revise fee for apprehending estrays.           Hyde-Smith
           03/09 (S) Died In Committee
SB2239  Land surveyors; limitation of liability.                  Kirby
 *         04/06 (H) Died In Committee
SB2250  Elections; require voter to present I.D. prior to         Little
 *      voting.                                                
           04/06 (H) Died In Committee
SB2265  Sexual battery; conform statute of limitations when       Tollison
 *      committed against a child.                             
           05/13 Approved by Governor
SB2271  Authorize counties and cities to sell advertisement on    Hyde-Smith
        county and city vehicles.                              
           03/09 (S) Died In Committee
SB2284  Driver's license number; require to be different than     Ross
        social security number.                                
           04/06 (H) Died In Committee
SB2285  Contempt of the Legislature; prescribe crime for.         Chaney
           03/09 (S) Died In Committee
SB2346  Sixteenth section land; grant immunity for lease or use   Horhn
           04/06 (H) Died In Committee
SB2352  PERS; increase amount of unused leave that may be used    Tollison
        to compute the retirement allowance of firemen and     
           03/09 (S) Died In Committee
SB2376  Charter schools; create new process for establishing.     Chaney
           03/09 (S) Died In Committee
SB2378  Anhydrous ammonia; make unlawful to break valve on tank   Hyde-Smith
        with intent to steal anhydrous ammonia.                
           03/09 (S) Died In Committee
SB2386  Mississippi Veterans Monument Commission; reenact and     Carmichael
 *      extend the date of repeal (RP).                        
           05/13 Approved by Governor
SB2404  Vulnerable adults; revise sexual battery and fondling.    Burton
 *         04/06 (H) Died In Committee
SB2410  Department of Agriculture; conform rule promulgation to   Hyde-Smith
 *      administrative procedure act by deleting mandatory     
        public hearing.                                        
           04/29 (S) Died On Calendar
SB2427  Tax credit for employer providing skills training or      Chaney
  $%    retraining; increase and delete repealer.              
           03/31 (S) Died In Committee
SB2435  Ad valorem taxation; exempt a portion of the assessed     Williamson
  $%    value of egg houses, pullet houses and broiler houses. 
           03/31 (S) Died In Committee
SB2446  Honorary high school diplomas to Vietnam War veterans;    Little
 *      authorize.                                             
           04/29 Approved by Governor
SB2455  Mississippi Scenic Byway program; designate certain       Chaney
        highways as the "Grand Gulf-Raymond Scenic Byway."     
           04/12 Approved by Governor
SB2464  Homestead exemption; increase for persons 100% disabled   Hewes
  $%    and 65 or older.                                       
           03/31 (S) Died In Committee
SB2468  Ad valorem taxation; revise the definition of "home" or   Pickering
 *$%    "homestead" under the homestead exemption law.         
           05/04 Approved by Governor
SB2471  Appropriation; Co-Lin Community College NEH Humanities    Dearing
        Challenge Grant Match; FY2005.                         
           03/31 (S) Died In Committee
SB2491  Organic farm certification; conform state program to      Hyde-Smith
   %    requirements of USDA National Organic Program.         
           04/06 (H) Died In Committee
SB2493  Transportation Commission; require feasibility study on   Hyde-Smith
        selling advertisements to be placed on the pavement of 
           03/09 (S) Died In Committee
SB2519  Critical access hospitals; revise definition to conform   Nunnelee
 *      to federal law.                                        
           04/12 Approved by Governor
SB2539  "Mississippi Comprehensive Workforce Training and         Little
 * %    Education Consolidation Act of 2004"; enact (Governor's
           04/06 (H) Died In Committee
SB2554  Sex offenders; prohibit from owning, working for, or      Ross
 * %    volunteering for a child care service.                 
           04/06 (H) Died In Committee
SB2574  Taxation; continue exclusion of carbon dioxide from the   Dearing
  $%    definition of gas and continue ad valorem tax          
        exemption for carbon dioxide.                          
           03/31 (S) Died In Committee
SB2576  Distinctive motor vehicle license tags; increase the      King
   %    penalty for fraudulently obtaining certain tags.       
           03/09 (S) Died In Committee
SB2577  Psychiatric residential treatment facility beds in        Lee (35th)
        Simpson County; authorize CON for.                     
           03/09 (S) Died In Committee
SB2578  Motor vehicles; revise the design of the distinctive      Hyde-Smith
   %    tag for supporters of agriculture.                     
           03/09 (S) Died In Committee
SB2608  Catfish marketing; revise definition of catfish by        Hyde-Smith
        removing incorrect scientific nomenclature.            
           04/20 Approved by Governor
SB2619  Abortion Procedure Rights of Conscience Act; providers,   Little
 *      institutions and payers not required to participate in 
        abortion procedures.                                   
           05/14 Approved by Governor
SB2623  Distinctive license tag; authorize for various            Michel
 * %    organizations and revise certain existing tags.        
           05/13 Approved by Governor
SB2624  Memorial Highway; designate portion of MS 149 in Town     Lee (35th)
 *      of D'Lo as D'Lo WWII Veterans Highway.                 
           05/13 Approved by Governor
SB2628  Certain efficiencies in the administration of state       Little
 *      government; require (Governor's proposals).            
           04/06 (H) Died In Committee
SB2686  Lifetime hunting license; allow veterans serving during   Michel
   %    war to purchase at reduced fee.                        
           03/09 (S) Died In Committee
SB2700  Fourteenth and Twentieth Circuit Court Districts; allow   Butler
 *      judges to run by post.                                 
           04/06 (H) Died In Committee
SB2705  Weapons permit; revise reciprocity provision.             Michel
 * %       04/06 (H) Died In Committee
SB2712  Eligibility for alternative teaching route programs and   Chaney
 *      teacher scholarship incentives; revise (Governor's     
           04/26 Approved by Governor
SB2718  Motor vehicle titles; require titles to be sent to        Wilemon
 * %    owners and lienholders within 30 days after receipt of 
           05/03 (S) Died In Conference
SB2729  Bonds; issue bonds for improvements at the state          Moffatt
  $%    shipyard in Jackson County.                            
           04/20 (H) Died In Committee
SB2734  Highways; authorize MS Transportation Commission to use   Hewes
 * %    design-build method of contracting for certain pilot   
           05/13 Approved by Governor
SB2739  Real Estate Commission licensees; revise various          Michel
        regulatory laws.                                       
           03/09 (S) Died In Committee
SB2763  Tort reform; revise.                                      Ross
 *  @      05/09 (H) Died On Calendar
SB2767  Hunting; require commission to allow restricted use of    Browning
        ATV's by handicapped hunters on public WMA's.          
           03/09 (S) Died In Committee
SB2777  Highway work zone; revise penalty for speeding.           Hewes
           04/12 Approved by Governor
SB2792  Distinctive license tags; create a "Mississippi, home     Jordan
   %    of the blues" distinctive tag.                         
           03/09 (S) Died In Committee
SB2809  Bonds; authorize issuance of bonds to fund the            Robertson
 *$%@   Mississippi Rural Impact Fund.                         
           05/09 (S) Died In Conference
SB2850  "Rural Health Availability Act"; enact.                   Burton
 *         04/29 Approved by Governor
SB2857  Elections; comply with the Help America Vote Act of       Chamberlin
 *      2002.                                                  
           04/06 Approved by Governor
SB2869  Feticide; revise offense.                                 Nunnelee
 *         05/06 Approved by Governor
SB2877  Sale of gift certificate with expiration date or          Hyde-Smith
        service fee; prohibit under consumer protection        
           03/09 (S) Died In Committee
SB2882  Motor vehicle license tag; provide for a distinctive      Hyde-Smith
   %    breast cancer awareness tag.                           
           03/09 (S) Died In Committee
SB2891  Drug tests; forward positive results to DHS to check      Hyde-Smith
        for TANF violators.                                    
           03/09 (S) Died In Committee
SB2892  Drug courts; provide assessments on offenses to provide   Hyde-Smith
 * %    funding.                                               
           05/13 Approved by Governor
SB2893  Turkey hunting season; authorize the commission to open   Posey
 *      regular season between March 1 and May 15.             
           05/13 Approved by Governor
SB2895  Waste tire disposal fee; bring forward sections for       Hyde-Smith
   %    purpose of clarifying prohibition.                     
           03/09 (S) Died In Committee
SB2898  Hospice programs; no new licenses issued after July 1,    Hyde-Smith
           03/09 (S) Died In Committee
SB2957  Identity theft; expand authority of Attorney General to   Tollison
 *      prosecute.                                             
           05/06 Approved by Governor
SB3051  Small Municipalities and Limited Population Counties      Robertson
 *$%    Fund; increase the amount of bonds that may be issued  
           05/01 (S) Died In Conference
SB3072  Health Savings Accounts Act; establish and exempt         Hewes
  $%    certain contributions from gross income.               
           04/20 (H) Died In Committee
SB3077  Income tax; allow credit for child adoption expenses.     Nunnelee
  $%       04/20 (H) Died In Committee
SB3088  Mississippi Business Investment Act; increase bond for    Robertson
 *$%@   certain grants or loans to counties and municipalities.
           05/09 (S) Died In Conference
SB3091  Major Economic Impact Act; provide additional bonding     Michel
 *$%    authority to address base closure and realignment.     
           05/01 (S) Died In Conference
SB3103  Bonds; issue g.o. bonds for the Mississippi Land, Water   Robertson
 *$%    and Timber Resources Fund.                             
           04/20 (H) Died In Committee
SB3129  Appropriation; Agriculture & Commerce - Support and       Gordon
 *  @   Grain Div.                                             
           05/28 Approved by Governor
SB3130  Appropriation; Egg Marketing Bd.                          Gordon
 *         05/12 Approved by Governor
SB3131  Appropriation; Farmers Central Market.                    Gordon
 *  @      05/09 (S) Died In Conference
SB3132  Appropriation; Animal Health Board.                       Gordon
 *  @      05/28 Approved by Governor
SB3133  Appropriation; Fair Comm. - Dixie Natl Livestock Show.    Gordon
 *  @      05/28 Approved by Governor
SB3134  Appropriation; Fair and Coliseum Comm. - Support.         Gordon
 *         05/12 Approved by Governor
SB3135  Appropriation; Mississippi Institute for Forest           Gordon
 *  @   Inventory.                                             
           05/28 Approved by Governor
SB3137  Appropriation; Dept. of Corrections - Support and         Gordon
 *  @   Reimb. Local Confinement.                              
           05/28 Approved by Governor
SB3138  Appropriation; Emergency Management Agency.               Gordon
 *  @      05/28 Approved by Governor
SB3139  Appropriation; Military Dept.- Support.                   Gordon
 *  @      05/28 Approved by Governor
SB3140  Appropriation; Bureau of Narcotics.                       Gordon
 *  @      05/09 (S) Died In Conference
SB3141  Appropriation; Dept. Public Safety - Consol.              Gordon
 *  @      05/28 Approved by Governor
SB3173  Local System Bridge Replacement and Rehabilitation        Little
  $%    Fund; issue bonds and revise appropriation requirement 
           04/20 (H) Died In Committee
SB3178  Bonds; issue state general obligation bonds for state     Robertson
 *$%@   agencies, IHL and community colleges.                  
           05/09 (S) Died In Conference
SC 503  Mississippi National Guard Troops; express support for    Little
        all presently serving the United States.               
           02/10 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 505  Designate May as Osteoporosis Month in Mississippi.       Hyde-Smith
           03/25 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 510  Commend life of famous attorney, actor and WWII veteran   Dawkins
        Boyce Holleman.                                        
           02/10 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 511  Commend John A. Bull, Lawrence County Superintendent of   Hyde-Smith
           02/10 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 514  Amend Constitution; same gender marriages void.           Nunnelee
           04/06 (H) Died In Committee
SC 538  Urge Congress to amend the U.S. Constitution; to          Little
        protect the Pledge of Allegiance and our National      
           05/06 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 545  Commend Paula Hamilton for winning the 2004 Mississippi   King
        Prudential Spirit of Community Award.                  
           02/26 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 557  Commend life and military service of Army Sergeant        Butler
        Shanta Bridges.                                        
           03/15 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 559  Commend Carolina Panthers' starting tight end Kris        Hyde-Smith
           03/15 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 562  Commend Karen Arnold, 2003 Hattiesburg American           King
        All-Area Slow-Pitch Softball Coach of the Year.        
           03/15 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 565  Commend Fiona Gipsen for perfect score on ACT exam.       Tollison
           03/15 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 567  Commend Eddie Khayat, Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame.    Michel
           03/15 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 575  Commend 2003 Jackson Prep Girls Fast Pitch Softball       Williamson
        Team for Overall Championship.                         
           03/15 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 577  Commend Brookhaven Academy "Lady Cougars" Girls           Hyde-Smith
        Basketball Team for State Championship and perfect     
           03/25 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 580  Commend life, career and service of Jackson businessman   Chaney
        Warren A. Hood.                                        
           03/25 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 586  Suspend rules for further consideration/passage of SB     Moffatt
        2825; American Alligator designated as the MS State    
           05/09 (H) Died In Committee
SC 588  Commend Kelli Jackson, 2004 Miss Dixie National Queen     Jackson (15th)
           04/01 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 590  Commend James W. Hill, Sr.                                Hyde-Smith
           04/01 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 595  Designate National Boys and Girls Club Week.              Dawkins
           04/08 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 598  Commend Mississippi State University Basketball Team      Little
        for winning SEC regular season title.                  
           04/08 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 600  Commend service of 1st Battalion, 204th Air Defense       Burton
           04/16 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 601  Commend career of award-winning actress Tonea Stewart     Jordan
        of Greenwood, Mississippi.                             
           04/16 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 603  Commend Mendenhall Principal and Coach James Crain on     Lee (35th)
           04/16 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 604  Commend Senator Billy Hewes, 2004 ALEC National           Michel
           04/16 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 605  Commend dental school and association for "Give Kids a    Hyde-Smith
        Smile" program.                                        
           04/16 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 606  Commend career of EMCC Football Coach Tom Goode.          Brown
           04/16 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 615  Commend Tom Kynerd upon the occasion of his retirement.   Little
           04/30 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 616  Commend the life of Mrs. Allen Hobbs Capps and express    Little
        the sympathy of the Legislature.                       
           05/09 (H) Died In Committee
SC 622  Commend Mr. Pearl Frazier on his 105th birthday.          Frazier
           05/06 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 624  Susp. rules further consideration/passage of S.B. 2930;   Doxey
        Economic Development Highway Act; revise term "high    
        economic benefit project."                             
           05/10 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SR  10  Christy Windham; commend for selection as FFA Vice        Pickering
           02/20 (S) Adopted
SR  13  Miss Christina Myers, commend on being named              Michel
        Mississippi Junior Miss 2004.                          
           03/12 (S) Adopted
SR  14  Commend Allison Kellogg on being named Miss Mississippi   Michel
           03/12 (S) Adopted
SR  25  Commend Mendenhall Principal and Coach James Crain on     Lee (35th)
           04/09 (S) Adopted
SR  35  Commend Mike Bryant upon retirement.                      Little
           04/23 (S) Adopted
SR  52  Commend Linda Bounds upon retirement.                     Little
           05/03 (S) Adopted
SR  58  Commend Thomas Hamill for bravery.                        Jackson (32nd)
           05/06 (S) Adopted
SR  59  Commend music educator Elaine Cox on her retirement.      Robertson
           05/06 (S) Adopted

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

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