Mississippi Legislature
2007 Regular Session

Senator Terry C. Burton

District 31

As of 12/19/07 at 07:32

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SB2021  Products liability; provide exclusive remedy.             Ross
 *         02/27 (H) Died In Committee
SB2057  Emergency, highway maintenance and recovery vehicles;     Davis
 *      prescribe duties of motorist approaching.              
           03/12 Approved by Governor
SB2059  Lauderdale County; extend the repeal date on the          Burton
   %    Lauderdale County Tourism Commission.                  
           04/13 Approved by Governor
SB2069  "Katrina Day of Remembrance" in Mississippi; designate    Robertson
        August 29 annually.                                    
           01/29 Approved by Governor
SB2071  Solid waste; prohibit locating solid waste management     Burton
        facility within certain distance of county line.       
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2080  Attorney General; agency head must first approve          Burton
        certain legal representation.                          
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2083  Public property; name certain state facilities after      Gordon
 *      deceased legislators.                                  
           04/18 Approved by Governor
SB2117  Military personnel; professional license shall not        King
   %    expire while on federal active duty.                   
           03/08 Approved by Governor
SB2123  Public assistance benefits; require applicants to         Flowers
        verify United States citizenship or lawful presence to 
           02/27 (H) Died In Committee
SB2152  Eminent domain; restrict to direct public use.            Ross
 *         03/29 (S) Died In Conference
SB2184  Damages; technical correction for punitive.               White
 *         02/27 (H) Died In Committee
SB2190  State income tax credit; authorize for portion of         Burton
  $%    premium paid for long-term care insurance.             
           02/21 (S) Died In Committee
SB2233  Election to fill legislative vacancy; increase the        Burton
 *      number of days before an election that a person must   
           04/21 Approved by Governor
SB2239  State fleet management/cell phone regulation; exempt      Carmichael
        Military Department.                                   
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2240  Parks; provide lifetime pass for disabled veterans and    Carmichael
   %    former Prisoners of War.                               
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2241  Driver's license; special for retired law enforcement.    Carmichael
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2242  Medicaid program; prescribe reimbursement rate for        Nunnelee
 *      dental services.                                       
           02/27 (H) Died In Committee
SB2248  Elections; prohibit a person from qualifying as a         Burton
        candidate for more than one office at any election.    
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2253  Auto liability insurance coverage; require before         Hewes
        receiving tag.                                         
           02/27 (H) Died In Committee
SB2279  Mississippi Medicaid program; make certain technical      Nunnelee
 *      amendments regarding administration of.                
           02/27 (H) Died In Committee
SB2323  Teacher salaries; increase.                               Chaney
 *         04/17 Approved by Governor
SB2333  Noise abatement; revise offense of noise disturbance.     Mettetal
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2337  State income tax credit for purchase of private           Robertson
 *$%    insurance to cover long-term care insurance.           
           03/15 Approved by Governor
SB2363  Long-Term Care Advisory Council to develop new programs   Burton
        required by federal law; establish.                    
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2364  Public community/junior colleges; require mid-level       Gordon
 *      funding for salaries.                                  
           04/21 Approved by Governor
SB2365  Income tax; increase the penalty for grossly negligent    Robertson
        preparations of returns by a preparer.                 
           02/27 (H) Died In Committee
SB2369  Physical education and health education programs in       Chaney
 *      school districts; require certain minimum standards.   
           04/11 Approved by Governor
SB2391  Abortions; clarify judicial waiver of parental consent    Fillingane
 *      for minors, and when Roe v. Wade is overruled, prohibit
        all abortions with limited exceptions.                 
           03/22 Approved by Governor
SB2416  Adult foster care facilities; define for licensure        Burton
 * %    purposes and authorize Medicaid pilot program.         
           04/20 Approved by Governor
SB2450  Controlled substances; revise civil forfeiture to         Tollison
        encompass methamphetamine precursors.                  
           03/13 Approved by Governor
SB2459  Firearms; additional felony charge for display by a       Lee (35th)
        felon during a felony.                                 
           03/13 Approved by Governor
SB2470  Firearms; revise possession of by a felon.                Morgan
           03/13 Approved by Governor
SB2494  Appropriation; State Veterans Affairs Board; Additional   Little
           02/05 Approved by Governor
SB2496  Appropriation; Mississippi Department of Health;          Gordon
 *   P  Additional FY2007.                                     
           03/23 (S) Veto Referred To Appropriations
SB2531  Growth and Prosperity Act; authorize MDA to extend        Robertson
 *$%    duration of state tax exemptions in case of a disaster.
           03/15 (H) Died On Calendar
SB2549  Wildlife; revise penalty for dumping dead wildlife on     Gollott
 *      streets and roads.                                     
           03/30 Approved by Governor
SB2567  Justice court system; create a task force to study.       Ross
 * %       04/21 Approved by Governor
SB2607  Elections; commissioners of election shall supervise      Burton
        party primary elections.                               
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2617  Elections; require voter to present I.D. prior to         Burton
           02/27 (H) Died In Committee
SB2659  Riding bailiffs; require payment of mileage for each      Burton
        day in court.                                          
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2661  Employees of the State Board of Pharmacy; define          Burton
        conflicts of interest.                                 
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2668  Sex offender registration; revise.                        Tollison
 * %       03/07 (H) Died On Calendar
SB2677  Performance-based budgeting; create task force to         Burton
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2688  Death Benefits Trust Fund; revise benefit to deceased.    Tollison
 *         03/22 Approved by Governor
SB2732  State parks; donate and convey Nanih Waiya State Park     Williamson
        and Mound to Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians.      
           03/12 Approved by Governor
SB2744  Local government; prohibit from placing certain           Posey
        restrictions on existing shooting ranges.              
           02/27 (H) Died In Committee
SB2764  State Board of Health and State Department of Health;     Nunnelee
 * %    extend department and reconstitute membership of board.
           03/30 Approved by Governor
SB2790  Dr. Clinton Bristow, Jr.; name new dining hall on         Posey
 *      campus of Alcorn State University after.               
           03/26 (S) Died In Conference
SB2795  Abortions; prohibit in State of Mississippi.              Nunnelee
           02/27 (H) Died In Committee
SB2801  Informed consent for an abortion; require a sonogram      Nunnelee
        and auscultation of fetal heart tone.                  
           02/27 (H) Died In Committee
SB2822  Elections; authorize early voting.                        Burton
           02/06 (S) Died In Committee
SB2823  Voter registration; delay date municipalities must        Burton
 *      comply with the requirements of the Statewide Elections
        Management System.                                     
           03/26 (S) Died In Conference
SB2825  Sex offender; restrict presence in school zones.          Albritton
           04/21 Approved by Governor
SB2829  Ballot box; include "ballot bag" in definition of.        Burton
 *         04/21 Approved by Governor
SB2831  Elections; revise the date for runoff election for        Burton
 *      certain offices.                                       
           03/22 Approved by Governor
SB2832  Elections; revise notice and qualification times for      Burton
        elections to fill vacancies in legislative office.     
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2854  Public records act; clarify law enforcement exemptions.   Burton
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2858  Move Over Act; require yielding to stationary emergency   Burton
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2865  Transfer of certain CONs for PRTF beds and child          Burton
        psychiatric beds; direct.                              
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2875  Distinctive tag for fire fighters; distribute a portion   Davis
   %    of the fee to the MS Firefighters Association.         
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2897  Government contracts; require labor to be performed by    Kirby
 *      U.S. citizens or legal aliens.                         
           03/26 (S) Died In Conference
SB2914  Wildlife; preserve and protect the privilege of           Posey
 *      hunting, fishing and trapping.                         
           04/10 Approved by Governor
SB2934  IHL Board of Trustees; may transfer/convey to State       Burton
 *      Veterans Affairs Board certain real property in Newton 
           03/22 Approved by Governor
SB2947  Massage therapy; exempt certain schools from certain      Burton
   %    fees and requirements under licensing act.             
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2956  Election commissioners; authorize per diem for run-off    Burton
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2973  Medication aides; create pilot program under Board of     Burton
   %    Nursing for certification of.                          
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2988  Criminal background checks; require for applicants for    Burton
 * %    licensure by Board of Medical Licensure.               
           03/30 Approved by Governor
SB2997  Mississippi Motion Picture Incentive Act; revise          Robertson
 * %    certain incentives.                                    
           03/13 Approved by Governor
SB3024  Center of Excellence at Blair E. Batson Hospital for      Burton
 *      Children; UMC establish and support through MCI        
        settlement funds.                                      
           04/20 Approved by Governor
SB3027  All-terrain vehicles; place certain restriction on the    Burton
        use of.                                                
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB3055  Elections; increase the number of hours that election     Burton
        managers may be compensated for attending training     
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB3058  Reforestation tax credit; clarify and increase the        Williamson
 *$%    lifetime maximum amount that may be utilized.          
           03/15 (H) Died On Calendar
SB3064  Small Municipalities and Limited Population Counties      Burton
  $%    Fund; authorize issuance of bonds for.                 
           02/21 (S) Died In Committee
SB3071  Sales taxation; exempt sales of diabetes monitoring       Davis
  $%    equipment or supplies.                                 
           02/21 (S) Died In Committee
SB3093  Appropriation; Dept. of Public Safety Highway Patrol      Little
        Trooper Training Class, FY2008.                        
           03/13 (H) Died In Committee
SB3098  Tobacco and sales tax; increase excise tax on             Nunnelee
  $%    cigarettes, reduce sales tax on certain food and revise
        certain diversions.                                    
           02/21 (S) Died In Committee
SB3103  Motor vehicle privilege tax law; revise definition of     Lee (35th)
 *$%    the term "private carrier of property."                
           03/15 (S) Died On Calendar
SB3104  High hazard dam rehabilitation revolving loan program;    Lee (35th)
 *$%@   create.                                                
           03/29 (S) Died In Conference
SB3121  Appropriation; Alcorn State-Agricultural Programs.        Gordon
 *  @      04/21 Approved by Governor
SB3122  Appropriation; IHL - MSU -Agriculture & Forestry Exp.     Gordon
 *  @   Station.                                               
           04/21 Approved by Governor
SB3123  Appropriation; IHL - MSU -Cooperative Extension           Gordon
 *  @   Service.                                               
           04/21 Approved by Governor
SB3124  Appropriation; Forest & Wildlife Research.                Gordon
 *  @      04/21 Approved by Governor
SB3125  Appropriation; College of Veterinary Medicine.            Gordon
 *  @      04/21 Approved by Governor
SB3126  Appropriation; Student Financial Aid.                     Gordon
 *  @      04/21 Approved by Governor
SB3127  Appropriation; IHL - General Support - Subsidiary         Gordon
 *  @   Programs -Consol.                                      
           04/21 Approved by Governor
SB3128  Appropriation; Univ. Med. Cen. - Consol.                  Gordon
 *  @      04/21 Approved by Governor
SB3129  Appropriation; IHL - General Support.                     Gordon
 *  @      04/17 Approved by Governor
SB3130  Appropriation; Jr. Colleges - Admin.                      Gordon
 *  @      04/21 Approved by Governor
SB3131  Appropriation; Jr. Colleges - Support.                    Gordon
 *  @      04/17 Approved by Governor
SB3145  Appropriation; Military Dept.- Support.                   Gordon
 *  @      04/21 Approved by Governor
SB3146  Appropriation; Dept. Public Safety - Consol.              Gordon
 *  @      04/25 Approved by Governor
SB3147  Appropriation; Department of Mental Health Crisis         Gordon
 *  @   Centers.                                               
           04/25 Approved by Governor
SB3148  Appropriation; Dept. of Mental Health.                    Gordon
 *  @      04/21 Approved by Governor
SB3149  Appropriation; Veterans Affairs Bd.                       Gordon
 *  @      04/20 Approved by Governor
SB3171  Bonds; increase the amount that may be issued for the     Robertson
 *$%@   small municipalities and Limited Population Counties   
           03/29 (S) Died In Conference
SB3192  Bonds; authorize issuance for expansion of the Armed      King
  $%    Forces Museum Building at Camp Shelby.                 
           02/21 (S) Died In Committee
SB3199  Bonds; authorize the issuance of state general            Hyde-Smith
 *$%    obligation bonds to reimburse milk producers for       
        certain transportation costs.                          
           04/21 Approved by Governor
SB3201  Bonds; authorize for various purposes and projects.       Robertson
 *$%@      04/21 Approved by Governor
SB3215  Economic Development; authorize incentives for certain    Nunnelee
   %    projects.                                              
           03/02 Approved by Governor
SB3239  Sebastopol Natural Gas District; authorize Leake and      Burton
   %    Neshoba Counties to participate in and revise the      
        district's boundaries.                                 
           03/30 (H) Died In Committee
SC 501  Express the sympathy of the Legislature on the death of   Little
        President Gerald R. Ford.                              
           01/18 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 503  Commend outstanding career of Dr. Albert Randel (Randy)   Mettetal
           01/15 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 510  Constitution; conform initiative and referendum           Burton
        signature requirements to new congressional districts. 
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SC 512  Commend life and career of John F. Shirley, Sr.           Carmichael
           01/23 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 513  Commend the life of Iraq casualty Staff Sergeant Robert   Carmichael
        L. Love, Jr.                                           
           01/23 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 515  Recognize the Centennial Anniversary of UPS.              Hewes
           01/23 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 518  Commend life and artistic contributions of "Godfather     Walls
        of Soul" James Brown.                                  
           01/23 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 519  Commend Will Townsend for heroism in the ATO Fraternity   Jackson (11th)
        House fire.                                            
           01/23 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 520  Commend the life of Iraq casualty Master Sergeant Brian   Chaney
        P. McAnulty.                                           
           01/23 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 526  Commend life and career of Prentiss Barnes, member of     Dawkins
        "The Moonglows" and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.    
           02/07 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 528  Commend Ronny Fore, Director of Legislative Printing,     White
        for national achievement award.                        
           02/07 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 533  Commend public service of Charles H. Chisolm, Executive   Moffatt
        Director of Department of Environmental Quality.       
           02/12 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 534  Commend Mrs. Tinye Marshall, Mississippi's Outstanding    Williamson
        Older Worker Award.                                    
           02/12 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 543  Commend military career of Sergeant 1st Class Robert D.   White
           02/07 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 546  Commend life of respected Biloxi businessman Emile L.     Gollott
        "Junie" Desporte III.                                  
           02/07 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 552  Commend Delta State University Head Football Coach Rick   Dearing
           02/22 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 553  Designate March 2007 as "Women's History Month in         Dawkins
           03/16 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 555  Commend State Treasurer Tate Reeves for his election as   Michel
        President of the National Association of State         
        Treasurers (NAST).                                     
           02/22 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 556  Commend Ole Miss All-American Senior Linebacker Patrick   Michel
           02/22 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 558  Commend Robert R. Latham, Jr., for his service as         Fillingane
        Executive Director of MEMA.                            
           02/22 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 562  Designate April 28 through May 6, 2007, as "National      Burton
        Safe Kids Week" in Mississippi.                        
           03/16 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 569  Recognize Centennial Anniversary of Mississippi 4-H.      Hyde-Smith
           02/22 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 570  Commend New Orleans Saints for remarkable 2006-2007       Hewes
           02/22 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 576  Commend life and career of 5-Time Olympian Willye B.      Jordan
           02/20 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 577  Commend USM "Golden Eagles" Football Team and Coach       Hewes
        Jeff Bower for post-season success.                    
           03/16 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 582  Commend life of former Gulfport Mayor Ken Combs.          Hewes
           03/16 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 585  Salute and honor the memory of the five agents of the     Tollison
        MBN who have lost their lives in the line of duty since
           03/16 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 588  Commend Bradford Blackmon for award-winning football      Simmons
        career at St. Andrews High School.                     
           03/16 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 590  Commend MAGPA and designate March 2007 at "Purchasing     Burton
        Month" in Mississippi.                                 
           03/30 (S) Died In Committee
SC 591  Commend distinguished public service of Secretary of      Dearing
        State Eric Clark.                                      
           03/16 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 594  Suspend rules for drafting, etc.; authorize incentives    Little
        for certain economic development projects.             
           03/09 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 595  Commend ECCC Phi Theta Kappa "PTK Tackles the Coast"      Burton
        civic service cleanup project.                         
           03/28 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 596  Designate May 25, 2007, as "Mississippi Missing           Burton
        Children's Day."                                       
           03/16 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 597  Commend Wanda Johnson, 2006 State Games of Mississippi    Burton
        BellSouth Female Athlete of the Year.                  
           03/16 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 598  Commend Tristan Caldwell, 2006 State Games of             Burton
        Mississippi BellSouth Male Sportsman of the Year.      
           03/16 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 600  Commend life of Chester A. Thigpen, former National and   Thames
        Mississippi Outstanding Tree Farmer.                   
           03/16 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 601  Commend Lou Hart, Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame.        Carmichael
           03/28 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 605  Commend the life of Iraq combat veteran William Craig     Hyde-Smith
           03/20 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 606  Commend George Scott, Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame.    Michel
           03/20 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 608  Commend Robert Brazile, Mississippi Sports Hall of        Michel
           03/20 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 609  Commend Jerry Rice, Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame.      Michel
           03/20 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 610  Commend Ole Miss Basketball Coach Andy Kennedy, SEC       Michel
        Coach of the Year.                                     
           03/30 (H) Died In Committee
SC 612  Commend and thank Liza and Rick Looser and The Cirlot     Ross
        Agency for "Mississippi, Believe It!" public service   
           03/24 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 623  Commend public service of Mississippi Supreme Court       Tollison
        Presiding Justice Kay Cobb.                            
           03/28 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 624  Commend Forest High School "Bearcats" Boys Basketball     Burton
        Team for winning Class 3A State Championship.          
           03/29 (S) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 627  Urge Congress to timely reauthorize State Children's      Simmons
        Health Insurance Program (CHIP).                       
           03/28 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 632  Commend Scott Central High School "Rebels" Boys           Burton
        Basketball Team for first State Championship.          
           03/29 (S) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 639  Commend the life of Iraq casualty Corporal Dustin J.      Carmichael
           04/05 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SR   6  Commend Mandy and Paul Rogers for being named "Our 2006   Harden
        Most Caring Coaches" by USA Weekend Magazine.          
           02/09 (S) Immediate Release
SR   8  Commend Mrs. Peggy Caldwell, retiring Executive           Chaney
        Director of Mississippi Counseling Association.        
           02/06 (S) Immediate Release
SR  10  Commend Ridgeland High School Girls Soccer Team for 5th   Michel
        consecutive State Championship.                        
           02/19 (S) Immediate Release
SR  12  Commend Cody Freeman for being named to the Preseason     Carmichael
        High School All-American Baseball Team.                
           03/06 (S) Immediate Release
SR  14  Commend Bianca Knight on being selected as The            Michel
        Clarion-Ledger 2006 Co-sportsperson of the Year.       
           02/19 (S) Immediate Release
SR  21  Congratulate Woodie Assaf on his 90th birthday.           White
           03/09 (S) Immediate Release
SR  22  Commend Taryn Leigh Foshee upon being crowned Miss        White
        Mississippi 2006.                                      
           03/09 (S) Immediate Release
SR  23  Commend Dr. William A. Middleton for being named          Chassaniol
        "Family Physician of the Year."                        
           03/15 (S) Immediate Release
SR  26  Commend George F. Walker for civic service and            Jackson (11th)
           03/28 (S) Immediate Release
SR  27  Commend public service of Lieutenant Governor Amy Tuck.   Little
           03/30 (S) Adopted
SR  28  Commend public service of President Pro Tempore Travis    Burton
           03/30 (S) Adopted
SR  29  Commend Senator Lynn Posey for public service.            Dearing
           03/30 (S) Adopted
SR  30  Commend public service of Senator Billy Thames.           Dearing
           03/30 (S) Adopted
SR  31  Commend public service of Senator Stacey Pickering.       Little
           03/30 (S) Adopted
SR  32  Commend public service of Senator Mike Chaney.            Little
           03/30 (S) Adopted
SR  33  Commend public service of Senator Charlie Ross.           Little
           03/30 (S) Adopted

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

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