MS HB560 | 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 Create The Youthful Offender Law; To Authorize Any Circuit Court To Sentence An Offender As A Youthful Offender, Under Certain Circumstances, If The Offender Committed An Offense Before The Age Of Twenty-one And Is At Least Eighteen Years Of Age Or If The Offender Is A Juvenile Delinquent Who Has Been Removed From The Jurisdiction Of The Youth Court; To Provide Certain Sentencing Options That The Court May Impose On The Youthful Offender; To Amend Sections 47-7-3 And 47-5-138, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Conform To The Preceding Section; And For Related Purposes.

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Youthful Offender Law; enact.



2022-02-01HouseDied In Committee
2022-01-13HouseReferred To Judiciary B

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
475138Amended CodeSee Bill Text
4773Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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