MS HB219 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on February 4 2021 - 50% progression
Action: 2021-02-16 - Referred To County Affairs
Pending: Senate County Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


An Act To Prohibit Any Municipality, County Or Any Other Political Subdivision From Adopting An Ordinance, Resolution, Rule Or Regulation That Imposes A Civil Penalty Or Fine On A Business Engaged In The Security Business If Such Business Receives A False Security Alarm Under Certain Circumstances; To Amend Sections 19-3-40 And 21-17-5, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Conform To The Preceding Section; And For Related Purposes.

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Local governments; prohibit from imposing penalties or fines on security companies when false security alarm occurs.


Roll Calls

2021-02-04 - House - House Passed (Y: 106 N: 12 NV: 4 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-02-16SenateReferred To County Affairs
2021-02-05HouseTransmitted To Senate
2021-01-27HouseTitle Suff Do Pass
2021-01-15HouseReferred To Accountability, Efficiency, Transparency

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
19340Amended CodeSee Bill Text
21175Amended CodeSee Bill Text

Mississippi State Sources

Bill Comments