Green Party of Mississippi qualified for
statewide ballot status in April 2002.
In Mississippi, the criteria for qualification for statewide ballot status
is to be organized as a state party and recognized as such by the Secretary
of State's Office..
To be organized as a state party would include demonstrating to state elections
officials that the party has statewide officers, as well as in each of the
state's four US House districts.
The Green Party of Mississippi became
an official party and achieved statewide ballot status when its
registration was accepted by the Secretary of State's Office
on April 4, 2002.