Mississippi Legislature
2007 Regular Session

Senator Gloria Williamson

District 18

As of 08/07/07 at 14:02

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SB2057  Emergency, highway maintenance and recovery vehicles;     Davis
 *      prescribe duties of motorist approaching.              
           03/12 Approved by Governor
SB2083  Public property; name certain state facilities after      Gordon
 *      deceased legislators.                                  
           04/18 Approved by Governor
SB2088  Mississippi minimum wage law; enact.                      Williamson
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2090  License tags; authorize for various organizations.        Gordon
 * %       03/26 (S) Died In Conference
SB2099  Driver's License; additional $1 for Keep Mississippi      Butler
   %    Beautiful, Inc., for litter prevention.                
           02/27 (H) Died In Committee
SB2107  Pharmaceutical Marketing Disclosure Law; enact.           Williamson
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2108  Misdemeanor; cannot waive right to trial by jury by       Williamson
        misrepresentation in a contract.                       
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2109  Health insurance policies; require coverage for           Williamson
        colorectal cancer examinations.                        
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2110  Childhood sexual abuse; extend statute of limitations     Williamson
        for civil suits for damages.                           
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2111  Ad valorem taxation: exempt a portion of the assessed     Williamson
  $%    value of egg houses, pullet houses and broiler houses. 
           02/21 (S) Died In Committee
SB2112  Franchise tax; increase.                                  Williamson
  $%       02/21 (S) Died In Committee
SB2113  Appropriation; Mississippi Commission on the Status of    Williamson
           02/21 (S) Died In Committee
SB2117  Military personnel; professional license shall not        King
   %    expire while on federal active duty.                   
           03/08 Approved by Governor
SB2122  Transportation; allocate certain fines collected by       Williamson
        MDOT to the Local System Road Program.                 
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2123  Public assistance benefits; require applicants to         Flowers
        verify United States citizenship or lawful presence to 
           02/27 (H) Died In Committee
SB2127  School term; cannot begin more than 14 days before        Williamson
        Labor Day.                                             
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2281  Commissioner of Insurance; prohibit campaign              Williamson
        contributions/gifts from insurance companies.          
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2284  Elections; enact Agreement Among the States to Elect      Williamson
        the President by National Popular Vote.                
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2286  Head lice or nits; students with shall be treated by      Williamson
   %    county health department.                              
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2287  MS Tobacco Control Commission to administer statewide     Williamson
        tobacco cessation program; create.                     
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2291  Mississippi Nursing Shortage Reduction Act of 2007;       Williamson
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2364  Public community/junior colleges; require mid-level       Gordon
 *      funding for salaries.                                  
           04/21 Approved by Governor
SB2427  State land mammal; designate the black bear as one of     Dawkins
        the state land mammals.                                
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2433  Mississippi Fair Share Health Care Act; enact.            Dawkins
   %       01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2434  Taxation; levy an excise tax for take-out food.           Williamson
  $%       02/21 (S) Died In Committee
SB2438  Mississippi Department of Labor and Commissioner of       Jordan
        Labor; establish.                                      
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2450  Controlled substances; revise civil forfeiture to         Tollison
        encompass methamphetamine precursors.                  
           03/13 Approved by Governor
SB2477  Youth Court services; authorize state support funds.      Doxey
 *         04/20 Approved by Governor
SB2507  Screening for newborn disorders; add additional tests     Dawkins
        and authorize Medicaid and private insurance           
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2535  Mississippi Business Investment Act; allow MDA to fund    Robertson
        certain loans under the Capital Investment Program.    
           03/15 Approved by Governor
SB2547  Elected judiciary and district attorneys; increase        Gordon
 *      salaries of.                                           
           02/27 (H) Died In Committee
SB2558  Mississippi Business Investment Act; extend provision     Robertson
        that requires 15% of funds be allocated to small       
           02/27 (H) Died In Committee
SB2608  Assistant district attorneys; revise number authorized.   Ross
 *         04/20 Approved by Governor
SB2620  Lobbying law; include public employees engaging in        Williamson
        lobbying activities.                                   
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2635  Election poll workers and managers; increase per diem     Browning
 *      compensation.                                          
           03/22 (S) Died On Calendar
SB2680  Corrections; require regional prisons to give             Williamson
        preference to local merchants when purchasing          
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2689  Murder of Emmett Till; State of Mississippi issues an     Jordan
        official apology for.                                  
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2691  Misdemeanor for allowing dues check-off by teachers;      Williamson
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2732  State parks; donate and convey Nanih Waiya State Park     Williamson
        and Mound to Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians.      
           03/12 Approved by Governor
SB2738  Children's health; fully fund state insurance program     Jordan
        and provide preventive health measures in Delta.       
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2739  Delta Regional Marketing Board; create.                   Jordan
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2742  Education in child care facilities; require Department    Jordan
        of Education to establish minimum requirements.        
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2751  Cultural tourism in the Delta; create initiatives.        Jordan
           01/30 (S) 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
SB2825  Sex offender; restrict presence in school zones.          Albritton
           04/21 Approved by Governor
SB2833  Forestry; delete certain references to registered         Williamson
 *      forester.                                              
           03/07 (H) Died On Calendar
SB2874  Poultry growers; create grievance board and process.      Williamson
           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
SB2911  Uniform Insurance Noncoverage Disclosure Act; enact.      Williamson
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2913  Lobbyist; revise definition of.                           Williamson
           02/07 (S) Died In Committee
SB2930  Workers' compensation disability payments; extend time    Jackson (11th)
        period for receiving.                                  
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB2937  Southern Regional Fire Training Center Building; rename   Williamson
        for Richard (Dick) Allen, Executive Director State     
        Forestry Commission.                                   
           03/12 Approved by Governor
SB2982  County hospitals; establish minimum qualifications for    Browning
 *      trustees.                                              
           03/22 (S) Died On Calendar
SB2987  Licensed social workers employed by State of              Hyde-Smith
        Mississippi; establish minimum salary.                 
           01/30 (S) Died In Committee
SB3035  Victim compensation; revise certain laws.                 Williamson
 *         03/26 (S) Died In Conference
SB3036  Domestic violence; revise protective orders.              Dawkins
 *         04/21 Approved by Governor
SB3058  Reforestation tax credit; clarify and increase the        Williamson
 *$%    lifetime maximum amount that may be utilized.          
           03/15 (H) Died On Calendar
SB3059  Income tax; increase rate of tax.                         Williamson
  $%       02/21 (S) Died In Committee
SB3066  Income tax; authorize a credit for landowners who         Williamson
  $%    demolish abandoned structures on their property.       
           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
SB3106  Bonds; authorize issuance of bonds for construction of    Little
  $%    new Museum of Mississippi History.                     
           03/13 (H) Died In Committee
SB3113  Appropriation; Judicial Performance Comm.                 Gordon
 *  @      04/20 Approved by Governor
SB3116  Appropriation; Dept. of Audit.                            Gordon
 *  @      04/20 Approved by Governor
SB3117  Appropriation; Governor's Office and Mansion.             Gordon
 *  @      04/21 Approved by Governor
SB3118  Appropriation; Secretary of State.                        Gordon
 *  @      04/21 Approved by Governor
SB3119  Appropriation; Debt Service-Bank Ser. Charge.             Gordon
 *  @      04/21 Approved by Governor
SB3120  Appropriation; Treasurers Office.                         Gordon
 *  @      04/21 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
SB3134  Appropriation; Mississippi Development Authority.         Gordon
 *  @      04/21 Approved by Governor
SB3145  Appropriation; Military Dept.- Support.                   Gordon
 *  @      04/21 Approved by Governor
SB3181  Taxation; increase various taxes.                         Simmons
  $%       02/21 (S) Died In Committee
SB3182  Ad valorem taxation; exempt pollution control equipment   Michel
 *$%@   mandated by federal or state law.                      
           03/29 (S) Died In Conference
SB3186  Bonds; authorize issuance of bonds for improvements to    Harden
 *$%    the Jackson Zoo.                                       
           03/13 (H) Died In Committee
SB3198  Economic Development Highway Act; increase the amount     Robertson
 *$%    of bonds that may be issued under.                     
           03/13 (H) 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
SC 501  Express the sympathy of the Legislature on the death of   Little
        President Gerald R. Ford.                              
           01/18 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 512  Commend life and career of John F. Shirley, Sr.           Carmichael
           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 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 548  Commend Neshoba Central "Lady Rockets" Softball Team      Williamson
        for second consecutive state championship.             
           02/12 (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 562  Designate April 28 through May 6, 2007, as "National      Burton
        Safe Kids Week" in Mississippi.                        
           03/16 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 565  Designate; "National Wear Red Day" in Mississippi to      Dawkins
        support women's heart disease awareness.               
           02/14 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 566  Proposed amendment to the U.S. Constitution providing     Dawkins
        that equality of rights under the law shall not be     
        denied on account of sex; ratify.                      
           03/30 (S) Died In Committee
SC 569  Recognize Centennial Anniversary of Mississippi 4-H.      Hyde-Smith
           02/22 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 574  Commend Cori and Kerri Rigsby for assisting in state's    Dawkins
        investigation and lawsuit against insurance industry.  
           03/30 (S) Died In Committee
SC 575  Recognizing February as National "Black History Month."   Jackson (11th)
           03/16 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 576  Commend life and career of 5-Time Olympian Willye B.      Jordan
           02/20 (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 589  Commend the life of Iraq casualty Sergeant 1st Class      White
        William Spillers.                                      
           03/16 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
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 600  Commend life of Chester A. Thigpen, former National and   Thames
        Mississippi Outstanding Tree Farmer.                   
           03/16 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 603  Commend literary career of Lerone Bennett, Jr.            Jordan
           03/20 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 604  Designate March 22, 2007, as "Mississippi Water Day       Dawkins
           03/20 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 611  Commend life and civic dedication of Claire Nowlin.       Kirby
           03/28 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
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 614  Commend life of Iraq casualty Private Barry Mayo.         Browning
           03/28 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 620  Recognize history of the African Methodist Episcopal      Walls
           03/24 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 628  Designate September 2007 as "Mississippi Alcohol and      Dawkins
        Drug Addiction Recovery Month."                        
           03/28 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 631  Commend Indianola Gentry "Lady Rams" Basketball Team      Simmons
        for perfect season and for State/Overall Championships.
           04/05 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 636  Commend life and legacy of inspiration of COGIC           Jackson (11th)
        Presiding Bishop G.E. Patterson.                       
           04/03 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 639  Commend the life of Iraq casualty Corporal Dustin J.      Carmichael
           04/05 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SC 642  Commend Morgan Freeman for book "Proud to Call            Gollott
        Mississippi Home."                                     
           04/05 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
SR   5  Commend Sullivan-Schein Corporation for donating a        Jackson (11th)
        mobile dental-office-on-wheels to the State of         
           01/26 (S) Immediate Release
SR  10  Commend Ridgeland High School Girls Soccer Team for 5th   Michel
        consecutive State Championship.                        
           02/19 (S) Immediate Release
SR  13  Commend CNN Correspondent Kathleen Koch and welcome her   Little
        to Mississippi.                                        
           02/19 (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  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
SR  36  Urge Mississippi University for Women to maintain its     Harden
 *      relationship with the current Alumni Association.      
           03/28 (S) Immediate Release

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

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