Below are several bills that are working their way their the legislature this session which could have a significant impact on family law in Mississippi.
HB 218: Uniform Laws; create Uniform Adult Guardianship and Protective Proceedings Jurisdiction Act.
HB 692: Divorce; create additional ground after five years of unsuccessful attempts at a joint complaint for irreconcilable differences.
HB 710: Child Custody; clarify noncustodial time during the summer break.
HB 812: Child witness Bill of Rights.
HB 1058: Guardian Ad Litem; clarify duties and appointment.
HB 1224: Uniform Laws; create Uniform Adult Guardianship and Protective Proceedings Jurisdiction Act.
SB 2042: Youth Court Records; revise confidentiality.
You can keep track of what all is going on with each bill with the website located here.