UPDATE: 1/31/2023 - HB 1370 died. It failed to be scheduled for a hearing in the House Public Health and Human Services Committee before the before 1/31/2023 deadline for committee passage.
HB 1370 was introduced and referred to the House Public Health and Human Services Committee on 1/16/2023. It was sponsored by Representative Carolyn Crawford.
HB 1370 would require the Attorney General to:
- commence an investigation into the activities of pharmaceutical companies in Mississippi relating to the development, promotion and distribution of vaccines purported to prevent Covid-19 infection, symptoms and transmission;
- declare certain findings; to specify certain criminal offenses that must be included in the scope of the investigation; and
- require the Attorney General to submit a status report to the legislature before January 1 of each year that the investigation is ongoing, which report may not include information that is confidential or potentially threatening to the integrity of the investigation.
http://billstatus.ls.state.ms.us/2023/pdf/history/HB/HB1370.xml - text, status, and history of HB 1370