Summary of Recent Opinions

March 31, 2014  | 

J.Fisher_May 5, 2017 – Public Utilities Commission of the City of Corinth

S.Boyette_May 5, 2017 – Performing physical therapy on animals

G.Rhoads_May 5, 2017 – City Attorney

B.Long_May 12, 2017 – Gulfport-Biloxi Regional Airport Authority

K.Burney_May 12, 2017 – Authority of Board of Supervisors

Rep.Wm.Shirley_May 12, 2017 – Authority of Board of Supervisors to Make In-Kind Donation

C.Boren_May 12, 2017 – Donation to Museum

C.Bates_May 12, 2017 – Regulation of transient vendors

T.Bibbs_May 12, 2017 – Police Officers taking police cars home

R.Tolar_May 12, 2017 – Inmate Canteen Fund

C.Baker_May 19, 2017 – Primary Election prior to Special Election to fill vacancy

C.Bailey_May 19, 2017 – Nepotism

L.Byrd_May 19, 2017 – Separation of Powers

S.Polles_May 19, 2017 – Authority of a state agency to make sub-grant payments to another state agency

B.Berry_May 26, 2017 – Mississippi State Board of Contractors

R.Latham_May 26, 2017 – Request for proposals

L.Dillard_May 26, 2017 – Community Hospital renting office space

E.Fulton_June 2, 2017 – Water Leak Insurance

L.Shumake_June 2, 2017 – Releases from bonds

G.Dorrill_June 2, 2017 – Superintendent Qualifications

J.Jefferson_June 6, 2017 – Circuit judge to require bondsman to sign and notarize affidavit of payment of bond to bail bondsman

S.Fondren_June 6, 2017 – Volunteer fire fighter vaccinations

E.Williams_June 9, 2017 – Provision of Office Space for Mayor in Council-Manager City

D.O’Cain_June 9, 2017 – Sheriff’s authority over bondsmen

A.Nowak_June 9, 2017 – House Bill 1106 (Laws of 2017, Regular Session)

M.Brown_June 9, 2017 – Conservation Easement

W.Griffin_June 9 2017 – House Bill 1502 (2017)

R.Johnson_June 16, 2017 – Authority of, and compensation

J.Brown_June 23, 2017 – Filling vacancy

F.Collins_June 23, 2017 – Salary increase for mayor

L.Brooks_June 23, 2017 – County donation to private nonprofit organization

B.Blackmon_June 23, 2017 – Authority to close county offices

D.O’Donnell_June 23, 2017 – Authority to close county offices

Rep. Jeffrey Smith_June 26, 2017 – Member of Legislature – serving and being on board of aldermen of Vicksburg, Mississippi

K.Turner_June 26, 2017 – Unopposed candidates’ name left off ballot

D.Brantley_June 30, 2017 – Regional Educational Service Agencies

R.Revere_June 30, 2017 – Profits earned by a school store

J.Neyman,Jr._June 30, 2017 – Public Meetings Notice

S.Slover_June 30, 2017 – Authority of County to Supply Vehicle to a State Agency

R.Shepard_July 7, 2017 – Use of canteen fund money of the George County Regional Correctional Facility

P.Watkins,Jr._July 7, 2017 – Park Commission Funds

S.Vance_July 7, 2017 – Distribution of additional privilege tax payments in accordance with MCA Section 27-19-11

J.Brown_July 7, 2017 – Additional duties and pay for County Administrator

J.Webb_July 7, 2017 – Leake County Economic Development District

T.Baxter_July 14, 2017 – Authority of County to Contract for Professional Services

M.Murdock_July 14, 2017 – Urban Renewal Agency

J.Sutton_July 14, 2017 – Adoption of municipal ordinance prohibiting conditions contemplated under Section 21-19-11

D.Glaskox_July 12, 2017 – Costs of preparing for and conducting election of municipal separate school district trustees

J.Turnage_July 21, 2017 – Nepotism

J.Sutton_July 21, 2017 – Authority of Board of Supervisors to Void a Tax Sale

G.Yarborough_July 28, 2017 – Number of Trustees Allowed on Library Board

L.Shumake,Jr._July 28, 2017 – Protection Orders

J.Turnage_July 28, 2017 – Request for Advisory Opinion on repairs to private_public parking lot

A.Nowak_July 28, 2017 – Ad Valorem Homestead Exemption

O.Trainer_July 28, 2017 – Sale or lease of community hospital purusant to MCA Section 41-13-10 et seq.

C.Miles_August 3 2017 – Request for Opinion concerning board regulations (2)

J.Walker_Aug.4, 2017 – Jackson Municipal Airport Authority

L.Jackson_Aug.4, 2017 – Applicability of MCA Section 25-3-41(10) to State Agencies

J.Harness_Aug.4, 2017 – Municipalities

M.Wall_Aug.11, 2017 – Review of personnel records by alderman

D.O’Donnell_Aug.11, 2017 – Authority of County to Construct Recreational Vehicle Parking Facility

J.Webb_Aug.11, 2017 – Leake County Economic Development District

D.Ballard_Aug.11, 2017 – Commission on Judicial Performance

P.Abide_Aug.11, 2017 – Displaying State Flag

J.Neal_Aug.11, 2017 – Clarification_Opinion on Seatbelt Law SB 2724_Section 63-2-1

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