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(T7120-7122) Chapter 406 (1966)--appointment of county superintendents of education; Chapter 290 (1966)--optional at-large election of county boards of supervisors; Chapter 613 (1966)--two qualification requirements for independent candidates in general elections 5-21-69
State (T8072) Chapter 19 (1965 Ex. Sess.)--repeal of assistance to illiterates 5-26-69
Copiah County (T1024) Redistricting 3-5-70
Leake County (T1117) Redistricting 1-8-71
Warren County (T1223) Redistricting 4-4-71
Marion County (T1092) Redistricting 5-25-71
Jasper County (T1115) Re-registration 6-8-71
Grenada County (T1108) At-large elections; multi-member plan; numbered posts 6-30-71
Attala County (T1040) Numbered posts; At-large elections with residency districts (Board of Supervisors) 6-30-71
Hinds County (T1058) Redistricting 7-14-71
Lafayette County (T1079) Polling place 7-16-71
Yazoo County (T1253) Redistricting 7-19-71
State (T7901) Chapter 493 (1971)--authorizes counties to convert to at-large elections with residency districts (county supervisors) 9-10-71
Tate County (T7908-7910) Redistricting; precinct lines; polling place 12-3-71
Marshall County (V3471-3472) Precinct lines; polling places 12-3-71
Grenada (Grenada Cty.) (V3916; V4085-4086) At-large elections; numbered posts; majority vote requirement 3-20-72
Tate County (V4784) Redistricting 11-28-72
Indianola (Sunflower Cty.) (V5005) Numbered posts 4-20-73
McComb (Pike Cty.) (V5017) Annexation 5-30-73
Withdrawn 9-12-73
Hollandale (Washington Cty.) (V5570) Appointment of city clerk 7-9-73
Grenada County (V5095) Redistricting 8-9-73
Pearl (Rankin Cty.) (V5636) Incorporation 11-21-73
Withdrawn 1-3-74 upon modification of annexation policies
Shaw (Bolivar Cty.) (V5903) Appointment of city clerk 11-21-73
State (V6213-6214) Chapter 506, H.B. No. 362, and Chapter 508, H.B. No. 363 (1970)--open primary 4-26-74
Attala County (V6611) Redistricting of board of supervisors 9-3-74
Grenada (Grenada Cty.) (V5023; V8422-8428) Annexations 2-5-75
Withdrawn 6-25-76 upon annexation of minority area
Bolivar Cty. Board of Education (V8189) District to at-large elections 4-8-75
State (V8679) Chapter 512, S.B. No. 2218 (1975)--qualifying date for independent candidates 6-4-75
State (V8988-8989) Chapter 484, S.B. No. 2976 and Chapter 510, H.B. No. 1290 (1975)--State Senate and House redistricting 6-10-75
Warren County (V8673) Polling place 6-16-75
Lowndes County School District (V8192) Districts to at-large elections 6-23-75
Clay County (V9083) Two polling places 7-25-75
State (Kemper, Warren, Marshall, Benton and Leake Ctys.) (V9920) Section 37-5-13 (1972 Code)--districts to at-large elections (board of education) 12-1-75
Grenada County (X2024) Redistricting 3-30-76
State (X7280) Chapter 485 (1976)--open primary 8-23-76
Kosciusko (Attala Cty.) (X7448-7449) At-large elections; numbered posts; majority vote requirement 9-20-76
Vicksburg (Warren Cty.) (X6550) Annexation 10-1-76
Withdrawn 4-28-77 upon submission of single-member district plan
Jackson (Hinds Cty.) (X8159) Annexation 12-3-76
Withdrawn 7-23-81
Tunica County (X7535) Elective to appointive (superintendent of education) 1-24-77
Lexington (Holmes Cty.) (X9395) At-large elections 2-25-77
Lee County (X9087A) Re-registration 4-4-77
Withdrawn 8-19-77 upon submission of modifications to procedures
Canton (Madison Cty.) (A0051) Redistricting 4-13-77
State (Coahoma, DeSoto, Holmes, Humphreys, Leflore, Quitman, Sunflower, Tallahatchie, Tunica and Yazoo Ctys.) (A0900) Section 37-5-15 (1972 Code)--board of education in ten counties elected at-large with residency districts 7-8-77
Sidon (Leflore Cty.) (A2279A) Annexation 10-28-77
State (A6651) Chapter 535, S.B. No. 3098 and Chapter 515, H.B. No. 1491 (1978)--redistricting of State Senate and House 7-31-78
Declaratory judgment granted in Mississippi v. United States, 490 F. Supp. 569 (D.D.C. 1979), aff'd mem., 444 U.S. 1050 (1980)
Walthall County (A6056) Redistricting (supervisors' districts) 11-27-78
State (C2879) Chapter 452 (S.B. No. 2802) (1979)--"open primary" law; majority vote 6-11-79
State (C3786) Chapter 433 (H.B. No. 854) (1979)--assistance to illiterates, blind and physically disabled voters 7-6-79
Tunica County (C6249) Use of electronic punch card system 10-16-79
Louisville Municipal Separate School District (Winston Cty.) (C5544-5546)(7X-0124) Majority vote requirement 3-28-80
Orange Grove (Harrison Cty.) (D0649-0650) (80-1836) Referendum and incorporation 6-2-80
Batesville (Panola Cty.) (D3068) (80-1861) Redistricting 9-29-80
Mendenhall (Simpson Cty.) (80-1881) Annexation 1-12-81
Withdrawn 9-21-84--upon change in method of election
State (7X-0112) Chapter 487, H.B. No. 674 (1979)--Sections 1, 2, 5 (established a new system of maintaining registration books and poll books); Section 4 (prohibits campaigning within 500 feet of a polling place) 4-6-81
Indianola (Sunflower Cty.) (D3865) (80-1884) 1965 annexation 6-1-81
Withdrawn 10-17-86 upon change in method of election
Holly Springs (Marshall Cty.) (D6735) (81-1730) Redistricting 6-9-81
State (81-1697) S.B. No. 2001 (1981)--reapportionment of congressional districts 3-30-82
Lucedale (George Cty.) (82-2252) Four annexations 7-27-82
Withdrawn 4-18-88 upon change in method of election
State (82-2250) Chapter 477, H.B. No. 828 (1982)--dates for conducting political party primary elections and qualifying time for independent candidates for general elections 2-22-83
Copiah County (82-2240) Redistricting 4-11-83
Adams County (83-2228) Redistricting (supervisor districts) 5-23-83
Covington County (83-2383) Reapportionment (supervisor districts) 5-23-83
Quitman County (83-2515) Redistricting (supervisor and justice court districts) 5-27-83
Scott County (83-2519) Reapportionment (supervisor districts) 5-31-83
Amite County (83-2335) Redistricting (supervisor and justice court districts) 6-6-83
Warren County (83-2544) Redistricting (supervisor districts) 6-10-83
Bolivar County (83-2346) Redistricting (supervisor districts) 6-13-83
Oktibbeha County (83-2498) Redistricting (supervisor districts) 6-17-83
Winston County (83-2556) Redistricting (supervisor districts) 6-29-83
Jones County (83-2450) Redistricting (supervisor districts) 7-1-83
Lincoln County (83-2472) Redistricting (supervisor districts) 7-5-83
Lauderdale County (83-2457) Redistricting (supervisor districts) 7-5-83
Tallahatchie County (82-2317) Redistricting (supervisor districts) 7-11-83
Adams County (83-2328) Redistricting (supervisor districts) 7-11-83
Copiah County (83-2376) Redistricting (supervisor and justice court districts) 7-18-83
Sunflower County (83-2529) Redistricting (supervisor districts) 7-19-83
Ridgeland Municipal Separate School District (Madison Cty.) (83-2481) Creation of district; method of election 7-25-83
Withdrawn 7-27-84
Bolivar County (83-2347) Redistricting (justice court districts) 8-9-83
Tate County (83-2536) Redistricting (supervisor districts) 8-16-83
Leflore County (83-2468) Reapportionment (justice court districts) 8-22-83
Pike County (8-2508-2510) Redistricting (supervisor and justice court districts) 8-26-83
Leflore County (83-2470) Redistricting (supervisor districts) 9-6-83
Yazoo County (83-2560) Redistricting (supervisor districts) 12-16-83
Lawrence County (83-2462) Redistricting (supervisor districts) 1-3-84
Indianola (Sunflower Cty.) (83-2533) 1983 annexation 1-20-84
Withdrawn 10-17-86 upon change in method of election
Issaquena County (83-2440) Reapportionment (supervisor and justice court districts 2-10-84
Natchez (Adams Cty.) (83-2331) Redistricting (aldermanic wards) 2-21-84
Collins (Covington Cty.) (83-2382) Annexation (Ordinance No. 382 (1982)) 3-23-84
Withdrawn 10-15-84 upon change in method of election
Bolivar County (83-2351) Orders 1983-1 and 1983-3--prohibits certain public officials, candidates, and poll watchers from assisting blind, disabled, or illiterate voters; Order 1983-4--requires local poll officials to observe the assistance given in any case where a federal observer is not present 4-16-84
Pike County (83-2511) Redistricting (justice court districts) 5-4-84
Greenwood (Leflore Cty.) (84-2469) 1967 and 1979 annexations 5-14-84
Withdrawn 11-30-84 upon change in method of election
Tate County (84-3011) Redistricting (supervisor districts) 11-26-84
Leflore County (84-2968-2969) Redistricting (justice court districts); abolition of a voting precinct and polling place/TD> 4-1-85
Sunflower County (84-3007) Redistricting (supervisor districts) 6-7-85
Madison County (85-2859) Redistricting (supervisor districts) 9-10-85
Withdrawn 6-13-86
Sunflower County (85-2904) Redistricting (supervisor districts) 11-18-85
Yazoo County (84-3024) Redistricting (supervisor districts) 12-20-85
State (86-3683) Incorporation of anti-single-shot voting provisions in 24 multi-judge circuit and chancery court districts created after 11-1-64 7-1-86
Yazoo County (86-3786) Redistricting (supervisor districts) 7-7-86
Sunflower County (86-3763) Redistricting (supervisor districts) 12-15-86
Pike County School District (83-2512) 1983 redistricting; method of election--five single-member districts to four single-member districts and one at large 2-9-87
Grenada County (87-3101) Redistricting (supervisor districts) 6-2-87
Washington County (87-3308) Redistricting (supervisor districts) 6-19-87
Quitman County (87-3225) Consolidation of voting precincts; elimination of two polling places 9-28-87
Belzoni (Humphreys Cty.) (86-3627) Districting plan (to implement change to single-member districts 10-1-87
Monroe County (87-3200) Redistricting plan (supervisor districts) 1-12-88
Grenada Municipal Separate School District (Grenada Cty.) (87-3098-3099) Chapter 410 (1966), Chapter 409 (1966), and Chapter 400 (1968)--change in method of selecting the two trustees that represent the territory outside the City of Grenada from elected (at large) to appointed by the board of supervisors 5-9-88
Greenville (Washington Cty.) (88-4074) December 9, 1987, annexation; and method of election and districting plan 2-10-89
Withdrawn 2-14-90
State (87-3282) Section 47 of Chapter 492 (1986)--insofar as it repeals Section 37-7-611 of the Mississippi Code, dealing with the modification of municipal school district boundaries when the parent city annexes territory outside the municipal school district 3-31-89
Houston Municipal Separate School District (Chickasaw Cty.) (87-3067) Chapter 306 (1975)--change in method of selecting trustees from a mixed appointive/elective method to at-large method of elections 4-18-89
Chickasaw County (89-2646) Redistricting plan (supervisors districts) 2-27-90
State (88-4035) Chapter 379, H.B. No. 1159 (1977)--dealing with the modification of municipal school district boundaries when the parent city adopts an annexation that crosses county lines 5-25-90
Cleveland Consolidated School District (Bolivar Cty.) (90-3474) Abandonment of single-member districting plan, the delay in implementing single-member districts, the cancellation of the November 1990 general election, and the holding over of trustees elected at large 10-2-90
Simpson County (90-3602 & 90-3604) Polling place selections for the proposed Magee 1, Mendenhall 1, and Weathersby voting precincts 10-5-90
Monroe County (90-3575) Redistricting plan (supervisor districts) 4-26-91
Tate County (91-1137) Redistricting plan (supervisor districts) 7-2-91
State (91-1402) Redistricting plans for the Mississippi House of Representatives and the Mississippi Senate 7-2-91
Bolivar County (91-1457) Redistricting plan (supervisor districts) 7-15-91
Hinds County (91-1503) Redistricting plan (supervisor districts) 7-19-91
Union County (91-0800) Redistricting plan (supervisor districts) 8-2-91
Lee County (91-1096) Redistricting plan (supervisor districts) 8-23-91
Bolivar County (91-2939) Redistricting plan (supervisor districts) 8-23-91
Declaratory judgment action dismissed 12-20-94 Bolivar County v. United States, No. 91-2186 (D.D.C.)
Amite County (91-1504) Redistricting plan (supervisor districts) 8-23-91
Tunica County (91-1438) Redistricting plan (supervisor districts) 9-3-91
Withdrawn 12-16-91
Benton County (91-1097) Redistricting plan (supervisor districts) 9-9-91
Harrison County (91-1401) Redistricting plan (supervisor districts) 9-9-91
Jefferson Davis County (91-1559) Redistricting plan (supervisor districts) 9-13-91
Montgomery County (91-1139) Redistricting plan (justice court districts) 9-16-91
Clarke County (91-1392) Redistricting plan (supervisor and justice court/constable districts) 9-24-91
Oktibbeha County (91-1451) Redistricting plan (supervisor districts) 9-30-91
Walthall County (91-1421) Redistricting plan (supervisor districts) 9-30-91
Marshall County (91-1375) Redistricting plan (supervisor districts) 9-30-91
Lauderdale County (91-2342) Redistricting plan (supervisor districts) 10-7-91
Forrest County (91-1506) Redistricting plan (supervisor districts) 10-7-91
Tate County (91-2967) Redistricting plan (supervisor districts) 10-11-91
Leflore County (91-1463) Redistricting plan (supervisor districts) 10-21-91
Sunflower County (91-1629) Redistricting plan (supervisor districts) 10-25-91
Perry County (91-1598) Redistricting plan (supervisor districts) 11-19-91
Pearl River County (91-1579) Redistricting plan (supervisor districts) 11-25-91
Attala County (91-2449) Redistricting plan (supervisor districts) 1-13-92
State (92-0993) Redistricting plan for the Mississippi Senate 3-30-92
Tallahatchie County (91-3011) Redistricting plan (supervisor districts) 4-27-92
State (91-3975) Voucher requirement included in mail-in registration application (requirement that a registered voter attest to the information provided by the applicant) 5-1-92
Sunflower County (92-1415) Redistricting plan (supervisor districts) 5-21-92
Marshall County (92-3602) Redistricting plan (supervisor districts) 10-13-92
Amite County (92-2548) Redistricting plan (supervisor districts) 11-30-92
Greenville (Washington Cty.) (92-4012) Redistricting plan 2-22-93
Lee County (93-0126) Redistricting plan (supervisor districts) 3-22-93
Chickasaw County (92-4440) Redistricting plan (supervisor districts) 3-26-93
Gloster (Amite Cty.) (92-4396) Redistricting plan 3-30-93
Charleston (Tallahatchie Cty.) (93-1053) Redistricting plan 6-4-93
Monroe County (93-0356) 1992 redistricting plan 9-17-93
Okolona (Chickasaw Cty.) (93-1558) 1993 redistricting plan (board of aldermembers) 10-29-93
State (90-4933) Provisions that the single-member district method of election for consolidated and line consolidated school districts is optional rather than mandatory 11-24-93
Canton (Madison Cty.) (93-0115) 1993 redistricting plan (board of aldermembers) 12-21-93
Clarke County (93-4338) Special election (constable) 1-10-94
Carroll County (93-2249) 1993 redistricting plan 4-18-94
Quitman (Clarke Cty.) (94-2431) Method of election in the context of the proposed districting plan for both the board of alderpersons and the municipal party committees 12-19-94
Adams County (94-4463) 1994 redistricting plan (board of supervisors) 1-30-95
State (94-4538) Chapter 625, H.B. No. 815 (1994)--prohibits lawmakers from holding dual offices 2-6-95
Monroe County (95-0118) 1995 redistricting plan 3-20-95
Chickasaw County (94-4316) 1994 redistricting plan 4-11-95
Union County (95-1234) 1995 redistricting plan (board of supervisors) 6-20-95
Aberdeen (Monroe Cty.) (95-1120) 1994 redistricting plan 12-4-95
Grenada (Grenada Cty.) (96-3225) (pdf) Special referendum election 3-3-97
State (95-0418) (pdf) Administrative plan for implementation of National Voter Registration Act of 1993 (NVRA) 9-22-97
Grenada (Grenada Cty.)(96-2219) 98-1598) (pdf) Annexation; cancellation of the election; redistricting plan 8-17-98
Withdrawn 6-28-05
McComb (Pike Cty.) (97-3795) (pdf) Designation of the American Legion Hut as a polling place 6-28-99
Withdrawn 9-20-99, upon redrawing the boundaries of the voting precinct the polling place would serve and establishing a new polling place for the affected minority voters.
Kilmichael (Montgomery Cty.) (2001-2130) (pdf) Cancellation of the June 5, 2001, general election 12-11-01
State (2009-2022) (pdf) Chapter No. 469 (H.B. 877 (2009)) majority vote requirement for County Boards of Education and the Board of Trustees of certain municipal and special municipal separate school districts embracing an entire county. 3-24-10
Amite County (2011-1660) (pdf) 2011 redistricting plan for the board of supervisors and election commission districts. 10-4-11
City of Natchez (Adams Cty.) (2011-5368) (pdf) 2011 redistricting plan 4-30-12
City of Clinton (Hinds Cty.) (2012-3120) (pdf) Redistricting plan 12-03-12

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