State of Mississippi Learner's Permit
You must be a minimum of 14½ years of age to be eligible for a permit in The State of Mississippi. Teen applicants 14½ years old must show proof of enrollment in an approved driver education program. The learner permit for 14½ year olds may only be used while
Mississippi’s distracted driving law prohibits all motorists from text messaging while operating a vehicle. Read the specifics of what the law prohibits, the exceptions, and the penalties for a texting ticket.
If you get caught running a stop sign or red light in Mississippi, you’ll typically be looking at a fine. This article gives an overview of what the law prohibits and some of the specific consequences of a stop sign or red light violation.