HB 959 - Sale of State Plane - Key Vote
Mississippi Key Votes
Legislation - Referred to Committee (Senate) - Feb. 8, 2010
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (65-55) - Feb. 3, 2010(Key vote)
Title: Sale of State Plane
Vote Smart's Synopsis:
Vote to pass a bill that requires the sale of Mississippi's state jet.
-Requires the sale of the state Citation jet under the following guidelines (Sec. 1):
- -Creating an advertisement in at least 1 publication and 1 newspaper published by the State of Mississippi, with the first publication to be made not less than 15 days before the date upon which the auction will be held;
-Holding a public auction to be held at a date set by the department, which shall not be less than 60 days after the date of notice of the auction by the department; or
-Creating an online auction using eBay, with a minimum reserve requirement that is not less than the fair market value of the jet.
Legislation - Introduced (House) - Jan. 18, 2010
Title: State Plane To Be Sold