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Derrick T. Simmons

Democratic — Senator — District 12
Available Terms:
  • 2008-2011
  • 2012-2015
  • 2016-2019

Derrick T. Simmons represents Senate District 12 in the Mississippi Senate, is a member of eight committees, and is the primary sponsor of 493 bills, and is the secondary sponsor of two bills

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  • Capitol Office:

    P. O. Box 1018
    Jackson, MS 39215
    Phone: 601-359-3221
  • District Office:

    P. O. Box 1854

    Greenville
    38702
    Phone: 662-378-8764

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • SR 8

    Recognize the mission of the new Mississippi Wildlife Heritage Museum in Leland.

  • SC 658

    Recognize Mississippi historical contributions of Bill Minor.

  • SC 657

    Mourn the passing of Social Justice Advocate Stephanie Parker-Weaver of Jackson, Mississippi.

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  • SC 656

    Commend civic contributions and advocacy of Annie Lee Burt of Jackson, Mississippi.

  • SC 654

    Suspend rules for drafting, etc.; amend Constitution to provide for a State University System and local Boards of Trustees.

  • SC 652

    Recognize the "Mississippi Year of Women" celebration of the legacies of Eudora Welty, Margaret Walker and Marie Hull.

Recent Votes

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SN 16

Appointment Confirmation

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 52100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
SR 6

Passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 52100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
SN 26

Appointment Confirmation

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 52100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
SN 52

Appointment Confirmation

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 52100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
SN 63

Appointment Confirmation

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 52100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
HC 121

Passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 52100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
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Sources

Data on Open States is automatically collected nightly from the official website of the Mississippi Legislature. If you notice any errors, feel free to contact us or verify that the data matches the official sources below.