Mississippi Legislature

1997 Regular Session

Senate Highways and Transportation Committee

As of 12/08/97 at 11:33

Instructions Bill Status Menu

HB 157  Log trucks; may operate during certain dark hours with    Manning
        special lighting.                                      
           03/05 (S) Died In Committee
HB 538  Motor vehicles; require reduction in speed in highway     McElwain
        work zone.                                             
           03/17 Approved by Governor
HB 563  State highway system; designate portion of Mississippi    Guice
 *      Highway 15 as "Wade Guice Memorial Highway".           
           03/26 Approved by Governor
HB1046  Overweight vehicles; authorize MDOT to issue continuous   Malone
 * %    movement permits.                                      
           03/04 (S) Died In Committee
HB1192  Highway 17; designate portion in Holmes County as         Clark
        "Bishop Charles Harrison Mason Memorial Highway".      
           03/12 Approved by Governor
HB1310  Gaming counties infrastructure program; include           Barnett (116th)
 *      additional highway segments in Harrison County and     
           04/03 (H) Died In Conference
HB1358  Emergency vehicles; clarify authority to display          Stringer
 *      emergency lights.                                      
           04/23 Approved by Governor
HB1393  Gaming counties infrastructure program; continue          Barnett (116th)
        diversion of revenues to fund.                         
           03/04 (S) Died In Committee
HB1499  Motor vehicles; prohibit parking within 20 feet of        Gadd
 *      driveway outside city.                                 
           03/04 (S) Died In Committee
HB1630  Railroads; clarify duties of MDOT with regard to          Stevens
 *      enforcement of safety regulations.                     
           03/31 Approved by Governor
HB1867  Designate portion of U.S. Highway 278 as "Jerome Huskey   Miles
    @   Memorial Highway".                                     
           04/23 Approved by Governor
SB2025  Arthur Winstead Memorial Highway and Veterans Memorial    Jordan (18th)
 *      Drive; designate.                                      
           03/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2111  Four-lane Highway Program; add additional phases.         Dearing
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2137  Motor vehicle headlamps; lighted when windshield wipers   Burton
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2167  Pickup trucks; no passengers in truck bed.                Woodfield
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2191  County road and bridge funds; establish allocation        Blackmon
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2267  Additional highways, bypasses and bridges; direct DOT     Mettetal
 *      to accept, construct and maintain.                     
           03/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2269  Motor vehicle headlamps; lighted when raining.            Gordon
           03/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2320  Excess weight permits; authorize issuance by Department   Smith
 * %    of Transportation on annual basis.                     
           04/24 Approved by Governor
SB2336  Gravel trucks; mandate use of cover.                      Hewes
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2362  County roads; transportation department yearly accept     Rayborn
        same as state highways.                                
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2379  Volunteer firemen; authorized red lights may remain       Bean
        mounted on dash of vehicles.                           
           03/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2421  Highway; add in Coahoma County.                           Furniss
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2433  Interchange; DOT construct on U.S. 45 at Meridian.        Carter
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2437  Traffic control devices; transportation commission        Jordan (24th)
        maintain on highways within all cities (MA).           
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2462  Department of Finance and Administration; grant           Little
 *      easements to DOT on certain state property.            
           03/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2463  Eminent domain; prescribe alternate procedure for use     Little
 *      by MDOT.                                               
           03/25 Approved by Governor
SB2551  Highway; add in DeSoto County.                            Hawks
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2571  New highway; add in Tishomingo County.                    White (5th)
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2576  Driver's license; provide religious exception to          Carlton
        education requirement.                                 
           03/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2578  Traffic regulations; post signs directing slow-moving     Farris
        traffic to keep right.                                 
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2599  Traffic regulations; passing near bridge o.k. on 4-lane   Little
           03/25 Approved by Governor
SB2600  Motor Vehicle Commission; authorize to purchase one       Little
        passenger vehicle.                                     
           03/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2617  Child passenger restraints law; revise.                   White (29th)
 *         03/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2625  Public transit; DOT to provide any available funds to     Gollott
        public transportation systems in the state.            
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2636  Gaming counties infrastructure program; add road.         Gollott
 *         03/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2658  RR safety inspectors; must be qualified to be employed    Furniss
        by MDOT.                                               
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2677  Bypass; MDOT construct at or near Greenville.             Carlton
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2686  Federal highway monies; revise apportionment among        Hall
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2688  Harvest permits; continue and amend; authorize relevant   Little
   %    evidence overweight penalty (MDOT).                    
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2705  Railroads; require minimum number of engineers and        Furniss
        conductors on trains.                                  
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2734  Municipal bypass; eliminate legislative approval.         Bryan
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2738  Log trucks; may operate during certain dark hours with    Harvey
        special lighting.                                      
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2749  Gaming counties infrastructure program; include           Carlton
        Greenville bypass.                                     
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2756  State highway system; add segment of Mississippi          Turner
        Highway 389 in Clay County.                            
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2769  Panola County highway; add to state system.               Mettetal
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2773  Highways; DOT study MS 49 four-laning near Clarksdale.    Furniss
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2820  Four-lane highway program; add segment in Amite and       Rayborn
        Pike Counties.                                         
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2831  31st Infantry, Dixie Division Memorial Highway;           Scoper
 *      designate.                                             
           03/04 (H) Died In Committee
SB2833  New highway; add in Hinds and Madison Counties.           Horhn
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2884  Motor vehicle; unlawful to ride in portion not designed   White (29th)
        for passengers.                                        
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2933  Traffic signals; clarify DOT, cities responsibilities.    Lee
 *         04/24 Approved by Governor
SB2934  Harvest permits; extend repeal; authorize certain         Lee
 * %    tolerances.                                            
           04/10 Approved by Governor
SB2949  Hospitality stations; transportation commission work      Hewes
 *      with MSU for beautification.                           
           03/31 (S) Died In Conference
SB2950  Highway 27; Mississippi Department of Transportation      Posey
        construct certain portion to 4 lanes.                  
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2984  Public transportation systems; Legislature appropriate    Horhn
        sums equal to amount of decreased federal funds for.   
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SB2988  Child passenger restraint requirements; revise.           Farris
           02/04 (S) Died In Committee
SN  28  Bob E. Mixon, Hattiesburg, Mississippi, as a member of    GOVERNOR
        the Motor Vehicle Commission, for the seven year term  
        of office commencing June 30, 1997                     
           04/03 (S) Appointment Confirmed

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