MS HB219 | 2022 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Failed on February 1 2022 - 100% progression
Action: 2022-02-01 - Died In Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


An Act To Amend Sections 99-19-81 And 99-19-83, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide That Under The Habitual Offender Sentencing Law Any Conviction For A Drug Offense Or A Nonviolent Crime Shall Not Be Utilized In Computing Whether A Person Has Two Prior Convictions; And For Related Purposes.

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Habitual offender law; exclude drug and nonviolent offenses when computing prior offenses under.



2022-02-01HouseDied In Committee
2022-01-04HouseReferred To Judiciary B

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
991981Amended CodeSee Bill Text
991983Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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