MS HB1079 | 2023 | Regular Session

Status

Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Failed on January 31 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-01-31 - Died In Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

An Act To Amend Sections 97-3-21 And 99-19-101, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Require Alternative Sentencing And Parole Options For Those Defendants Who Were Less Than Eighteen Years Of Age When He Or She Committed The Crime In Conformity With The United States Supreme Court Ruling In Miller V. Alabama; And For Related Purposes.

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Title

Death penalty sentencing alternatives for those under 18; provide.

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History

DateChamberAction
2023-01-31HouseDied In Committee
2023-01-16HouseReferred To Judiciary B

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
97321Amended CodeSee Bill Text
9919101Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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Bill Comments

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