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House adopts legislation to protect home-based businesses

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The Mississippi House of Representatives has adopted the Home-based Opportunity Freedom Act…

Work

SB 2647: Apprenticeship program for barbers and cosmetologists

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Senate Bill 2647, sponsored by Sen. Kevin Blackwell, would allow barbers, cosmetologists,…

Education

HB 1416: Ensure freedom for students to engage in political activity

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House Bill 1416, sponsored by Rep. Kent McCarty, would ensure that public…

Education

SB 2428: District of Innovation task force

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Senate Bill 2428, sponsored by Sen. Dennis DeBar, would create a District…

Work

SB 2178: Full practice authority for nurse practitioners

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Senate Bill 2178, sponsored by Sen. Kevin Blackwell, would provide full practice…

Education

SB 2422: Issue teacher supply cards by September 1

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Senate Bill 2422, sponsored by Sen. Dennis DeBar, will ensure that teacher…

Education

HB 873: Tim Tebow Act

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House Bill 873, sponsored by Rep. Chris Brown, would allow homeschool students…

Justice

HB 1196: Remove barriers to work for nurses, barbers, and social workers

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House Bill 1196, sponsored by Rep. Nick Bain, would prevent those who…

Justice

SB 2600: The Community Rebound Act

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Senate Bill 2600, sponsored by Sen. Daniel Sparks is designed to increase…

Education

HB 1349: Make it easier for students to move between public schools

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House Bill 1349, sponsored by Rep. Jansen Owen, would allow students to…

Education

HB 879: Issue teacher supply cards to teachers by August 1

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House Bill 879, sponsored by Rep. Richard Bennett, would require procurement cards…

Education

HB 489: Run payroll for teachers twice a month

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House Bill 489, sponsored by Rep. Steve Hopkins, would require school districts…