2019 Mid-Winter Legislative Conference

Jan 15, 2019 08:00am -
Jan 17, 2019 05:00pm
(GMT-6)
Hilton Hotel, Jackson

Event Description

The 2019 Mid-Winter Legislative Conference will feature educational sessions, affiliate group meetings and a Legislative Appreciation Reception.  

The Final Agenda is listed below or click HERE for a printable version.  

 

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

12:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.             Registration Sponsored by Ergon
Regency Hall

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.               Legislative Committee Meeting
Crown Room

3:00 p.m.                                       Break Sponsored by Southern MS PDD
Imperial Hall

3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.               Board of Directors, Officers & Finance Committee Meeting
Diplomat I & II

5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.               MAS Minority Caucus Business Meeting
Amphitheatre I & II

6:00 p.m.                                       Legislative Appreciation Reception Sponsored by MAS and MAPDDs
Westbrook Ballroom

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

7:30 a.m.                                       Breakfast Sponsored by Government Consultants
Salons B & C

8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.               Registration Sponsored by Raymond James
         
Regency Hall

8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.             General Assembly
Salon A

          8:30 a.m.                             Welcoming Remarks
                                                Brandon Grissom, MAS President
                                                Derrick Surrette, Executive Director

          9:00 a.m.                             Tax Sales Lawsuits: How to Avoid Being Overruled on Your Tax Sales
                                                Bob Allen, Allen, Allen, Breeland & Allen

          9:30 a.m.                             Reverse Auction Roundtable
                                                Sumner Davis, Moderator
                                                Pat Dendy, Mississippi State Auditors’ Office
                                                Ted Fleming, Central Bidding      
                                                Aubrey Leigh Goodwin, Mississippi Dept of Finance & Administration
                                                Doug Wiggins, Three Rivers PDD

10:15 a.m.                                     Break Sponsored by Jeff Martin Auctioneers
Imperial Hall

 

          10:30 a.m.                           Emergency Road & Bridge Repair Fund Update
                                                Derrick Surrette, Executive Director

                                                          Harry Lee James, State Aid Engineer

 

          11:00 a.m.                           Rural Broadband Discussion
                                                Commissioner Brandon Pressley, MS Public Service Commission

12:00 p.m.                                    Luncheon Sponsored by C Spire
Salons B & C

1:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.               State Capitol Visit
Meet in Regency Hall to board buses

3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.               Ice Cream Social Sponsored by Hilton Hotel
Imperial Hall

4:30 p.m.                                       Nominating Committee Meeting
Diplomat I

Thursday, January 17, 2019

7:30 a.m.                                       Breakfast Sponsored by Looks Great Services of MS
Salons B & C

8:00 a.m.                                       Registration Sponsored by AMR/MedStat
          Regency Hall

8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.             General Assembly
Salon A

          8:30 a.m.                             Dos and Don’ts of Final Term Year
                                                Pat Dendy, State Auditor’s Office

          9:00 a.m.                             2020 Census: Is Your County Ready to be Counted?
                                                Delbert Hosemann, Secretary of State

          9:30 a.m.                             2019 Legislative Forecast and MAS Legislative Agenda
                                                Steve Gray, MAS Director of Governmental Affairs

10:15 a.m.                                     Break Sponsored by Young Law Group
Imperial Hall

          10:30 a.m.                           Rural Fire Truck Fund Application Process
                                                Brad Smith, State Fire Marshall’s Office

12:00 p.m.                                    Adjourn


Affiliate Group Meetings

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.               MS Assn. of County Engineers Meeting
Cabana

1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.               MS Assn. of County Administrators & Comptrollers
Amphitheater I & II

3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.               MS Assn. of Planning & Development Districts Meeting
Crown Room

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.               MS Assn. of County Board Attorneys
Cabana

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.             MS Assn. of County Road Managers
Amphitheater I & II

Thursday, January 17, 2019

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.             MS Assn. of County Road Managers
Amphitheater I & II

 


Event Type:Conference
Category:Mid-Winter
Early registration ends on Nov 20, 2018.
Regular registration starts on Nov 21, 2018 and ends on Jan 03, 2019.
Late registration starts on Jan 04, 2019.
(GMT-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)

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Registration Fees
Fee TypeEarlyRegularLate
 Vendor Additional Attendee
Member Fee: $100.00$100.00$100.00
Non-Member Fee: $100.00$100.00$100.00
 County Officials
Member Fee: $200.00$225.00$225.00
Non-Member Fee: $250.00$250.00$250.00
 Guest/Spouse Registration
Member Fee: $0.00$0.00$0.00
Non-Member Fee: $0.00$0.00$0.00
 Vendor Attendee
Member Fee: $325.00$325.00$325.00
Non-Member Fee: $375.00$375.00$375.00
 Vendor Sponsor
Member Fee: $600.00$600.00$600.00
Non-Member Fee: $700.00$700.00$700.00