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Mississippi Legislative Updates

HB0214 – Proposal by MS Representative Bennett and referred to House Judiciary A on January 14, 2019 seeking to specify that in civil actions the insurer bears the burden of proving exclusions under an “all perils” policy.

SB2199 – A proposal by multiple members of the state Senate and referred to Senate Judiciary A seeks to increase the jurisdictional amount for Justice Court from $2,500 to $5,000.00.

HB0554 – A proposal by Representative Banks and referred to House Judiciary A Committee seek to make arbitration clauses non-binding under certain circumstances: