Mississippi Legislation

Information on bills related to the court reporting industry that are being processed through the Senate and House.

Legislation Watch 2015

2015 Introduced Bills in Mississippi Legislature

NOTE: Underlined contents in the Bill are the amended portions.  (UPDATED April 13, 2015)

HB1049 – Chancery, Circuit, and County Court Reporter Salary Increase Bill:  Has been passed out of the House and Senate on April 1, 2015, and is due from Governor 4/25/2015.  Click on bill number for bill details.

See how the House voted on HB1049 on  4/1/15:  Click HERE.

See how the Senate voted on HB1049 on 4/1/15:  Click HERE.

If you have questions or would like to get more involved, please contact MCRA’s Legislative Chair Julie Mims at juliemims@bellsouth.net.  Also, if you know of any additional bills that may affect court reporting in Mississippi and are not listed on this page, we would kindly ask that you please email that information to Julie Mims at juliemims@bellsouth.net or to MCRA at info@mscra.com.

You, as an MCRA member, are STRONGLY encouraged to get involved in MCRA’s efforts in protecting the court reporting profession by watching the status of ALL court reporting bills, contacting your local and state leaders, and being active with MCRA’s legislation committee.