MS HB370 | 2023 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Independent 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 10 2023 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2023-02-09 - Failed
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


An Act To Amend Sections 25-5-3, 25-5-7, 25-5-9, 25-5-13, 25-5-15, 25-5-17, 25-5-19, 25-5-21, 25-5-23, 25-5-25, 25-5-27, 25-5-33 And 25-5-35, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide That Elective Municipal Officers May Be Subject To The Same Removal Process As Elective County Officers; To Amend Section 21-23-7, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide That The Municipal Court Shall Have Jurisdiction Over All Cases Regarding The Removal Of Elective Municipal Officers; And For Related Purposes.

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Municipal elected officers; authorize removal of using the same process as removal of county elected officers.


Roll Calls

2023-02-09 - House - House Failed (Y: 54 N: 60 NV: 6 Abs: 0) [FAIL]


2023-01-11HouseTabled Subject To Call
2023-01-10HouseTitle Suff Do Pass
2023-01-10HouseReferred To Judiciary B

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
21237Amended CodeSee Bill Text
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25523Amended CodeSee Bill Text
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2553Amended CodeSee Bill Text
25533Amended CodeSee Bill Text
25535Amended CodeSee Bill Text
2557Amended CodeSee Bill Text
2559Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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