Legislative Bill Tracker

We fight to protect civil liberties for all Mississippians through our work at the state legislature. The 2022 legislative session began on January 4, 2021.

Our legislative priorities this year cover issues including, election and voting reform, criminal justice reform, and ensuring fair district maps. Take a closer look at the 2022 Legislative priorities.

During the session, use our legislative bill tracker to learn more about bills that affect your civil liberties. Sign up to recieve our action alerts when civil liberties are under attack.


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SB 2254: Voter Suppression

This bill requires applicants to submit documentation proving U.S. citizenship in order to register to vote.

April 26, 2021

SB 2795: Criminal Justice Reform

While SB 2795 will extend eligibility for parole hearings to some otherwise ineligible incarcerated persons, SB 2795 places more restrictions on crimes for which Black people are incarcerated at higher rates.

April 6, 2021

SB 2279: New Felony Offenses

This bill creates a new felony punishable by 5 years imprisonment for persons who missed probation appointments.

April 6, 2021