MS HB861 | 2023 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Failed on January 31 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-01-31 - Died In Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


An Act To Require County And Municipal Law Enforcement Agencies To Develop And Implement A Motor Vehicle Police Pursuit Policy By A Certain Date; To Provide Certain Criteria For The Policy; To Provide That If A Local Law Enforcement Agency Fails To Adopt A Policy, Then The Agency Shall Not Receive Certain Accreditation; To Provide That The Office Of Standards And Training Of The Department Of Public Safety Shall Determine Whether The Agencies Have Implemented A Policy; To Require The Department To Issue Certain Notice To The Agencies For Noncompliance; To Authorize The Department To Issue A Certificate Of Noncompliance To The Department Of Revenue To Withhold Certain Payments And Allocations That Would Otherwise Be Payable To A County Or Municipality Until Such Time That The Department Of Revenue Receives Written Notice Of The Cancellation Of A Certificate Of Noncompliance From The Department Of Public Safety; To Amend Sections 27-65-75, 27-5-101, 65-33-45 And 45-1-43, Mississippi Code Of 1972, In Conformity Thereto; And For Related Purposes.

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Motor vehicle police pursuit policies; require police and sheriffs' departments to develop and implement.



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

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
275101Amended CodeSee Bill Text
276575Amended CodeSee Bill Text
45143Amended CodeSee Bill Text
653345Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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