MS HB1033 | 2017 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-2)
Status: Engrossed on February 9 2017 - 50% progression
Action: 2017-03-21 - Conferees Named Gipson,Bailey,Hood
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


An Act To Provide That Incarceration Shall Not Automatically Follow The Nonpayment Of A Fine, Restitution, Or Court Costs; To Provide That The Aggregate Total Of The Period Of Incarceration Imposed Pursuant To This Section And The Term Of The Sentence Originally Imposed May Not Exceed The Maximum Term Of Imprisonment Authorized For The Offense; To Amend Section 63-1-53, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Revise How Notice Of Driver's License Suspension Is Provided; To Amend Sections 99-19-20, 99-37-7 And 47-1-1, Mississippi Code Of 1972, In Conformity To The Preceding Sections; To Amend Section 63-1-71, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Limit The Suspension Of Driving Privileges For Violations Of The Uniform Controlled Substances Law To Violations Of Driving Under The Influence Of Controlled Substances; To Amend Section 47-7-3, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide That An Otherwise Ineligible Inmate For Parole Shall Be Eligible For Parole If An Inmate Has Not Been Convicted Of Committing A Crime Of Violence, Drug Trafficking Or As A Habitual Offender And He Or She Has Served At Least 25% Of His Or Her Sentence; To Amend Section 9-23-15, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Revise Eligibility For Drug Courts; And For Related Purposes.

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Re-entry council; implement certain recommendations thereof.


Roll Calls

2017-03-07 - Senate - Senate Passed As Amended (Y: 52 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-02-09 - House of Representatives - House Passed As Amended (Y: 121 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2017-03-21HouseConferees Named Gipson,Bailey,Hood
2017-03-16HouseDecline to Concur/Invite Conf
2017-03-08SenateReturned For Concurrence
2017-03-07SenatePassed As Amended
2017-02-23SenateTitle Suff Do Pass As Amended
2017-02-20SenateReferred To Judiciary, Division A
2017-02-13HouseTransmitted To Senate
2017-02-10HouseMotion to Reconsider Tabled
2017-02-09HouseMotion to Reconsider Entered (Wilson, Gipson, Bailey)
2017-02-09HousePassed As Amended
2017-02-09HouseCommittee Substitute Adopted
2017-01-26HouseTitle Suff Do Pass Comm Sub
2017-01-16HouseReferred To Judiciary B

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