Key Votes

HB 409 - Seat Belt Law - Key Vote

Mississippi Key Votes

Videt Carmichael voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (48-4) - (Key vote)

Title: Seat Belt Law

Vote Result
Yea Votes
Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that makes a violation of the seat belt law a primary offense. Fines the driver of the vehicle $25 if the driver, front seat passenger, or a child between the ages of four and under eight is not wearing a seatbelt. This bill stipulates that all federal funds given to Mississippi as incentive to enforce the primary seat belt law be spent on highway safety infrastructure improvements, unless conditioned or restricted by federal law or federal rules and regulations concerning the expenditures of such funds.

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (95-25) - (Key vote)

Title: Seat Belt Law

Vote Result
Yea Votes
Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that makes a violation of the seat belt law a primary offense. Fines the driver of the vehicle $25 if the driver, front seat passenger, or a child between the ages of four and under eight is not wearing a seatbelt. This bill stipulates that all federal funds given to Mississippi as incentive to enforce the primary seat belt law be spent on highway safety infrastructure improvements, unless conditioned or restricted by federal law or federal rules and regulations concerning the expenditures of such funds.

Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Seat Belt Law

Sponsors

Co-sponsors

  • Noal Akins (MS - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Larry J. Baker (MS - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Jim C. Barnett (MS - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Sidney W. 'Sid' Bondurant (MS - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Billy Frank Broomfield (MS - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Cecil C. Brown (MS - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Clara Henderson Burnett (MS - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Virginia Carlton (MS - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Mary H. Coleman (MS - D) (Out Of Office)
  • George Flaggs Jr. (MS - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Erik R. Fleming (MS - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Jamie R. Franks Jr. (MS - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Eugene Forrest Hamilton (MS - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Sherra Hillman Lane (MS - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Bennett Malone (MS - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Rita R. Martinson (MS - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Chester Warren Masterson Sr. (MS - R) (Out Of Office)
  • W.T. 'Ted' Mayhall Jr. (MS - R) (Out Of Office)
  • John Morton Mayo (MS - D) (Out Of Office)
  • William 'Bill' Miles (MS - D) (Out Of Office)
  • John Raymond Reeves (MS - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Walter Lonzo Robinson Jr. (MS - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Clinton G. 'Clint' Rotenberry Jr. (MS - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Mary Ann Stevens (MS - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Jessica Sibley Upshaw (MS - R) (Out Of Office)
  • May Ringold Whittington (MS - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Thomas L. 'Tommy' Woods (MS - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Charles L. Young Sr. (MS - D) (Out Of Office)

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