Mississippi Ends 2013 Regular Session - State and Federal Communications

April 4, 2013  •  

Mississippi Ends 2013 Regular Session

Mississippi State SealThe Mississippi Legislature adjourned sine die on April 4, 2013.

Despite approving a budget for fiscal year 2014, lawmakers will need to return for a special session to reauthorize the Medicaid program. Reauthorization efforts stalled due to a dispute over whether to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act.

A special session will be needed prior to the start of the fiscal year on July 1 to keep the program funded.

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