Mississippi Action Steps

On January 20, the 4th Amendment Protection Act was introduced, SB2438. (learn about it here)

STATUS – referred to Senate Rules committee.  Requires approval by majority vote before going to the full senate for consideration.
02-04-14 – failed to pass out of committee by the legislative deadline.

TAKE ACTION today

1. Call your state representative. Let him or her know that you would like to see the 4th Amendment Protection Act introduced in the state house for the next legislative session. If they do not commit to a YES, ask them why. If they’re undecided, let them know you’ll call back in a few days.

CONTACT INFO HERE: http://openstates.org/find_your_legislator/

2. Call your state senator. Let him or her know that you would like to see the 4th Amendment Protection Act introduced in the state senate for the next legislative session. If they do not commit to a YES, ask them why. If they’re undecided, let them know you’ll call back in a few days.

CONTACT INFO HERE: http://openstates.org/find_your_legislator/

3.  Call Back – any NO or UNDECIDED – in 3-4 days.  Ask if they’ve had a chance to review the legislation and what their opposition might be.   Email us at info@offnow.org with any information you get.

4. Write a letter to the editor. Look up your local newspaper and submit a letter to the editor voicing your support for a Mississippi 4th Amendment Protection Act. It is essential to take measures to protect the privacy rights of MS residents. Passing this legislation will help make that happen.

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