MS HB947 | 2023 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Failed on January 31 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-01-31 - Died In Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


An Act To Amend Section 25-32-5, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide That The Compensation Of All County Public Defenders Shall Not Be Less Than The Compensation Of The District Attorney; To Bring Forward Sections 25-32-7, 99-18-1, 99-18-9 And 99-40-1, Mississippi Code Of 1972, For The Purpose Of Possible Amendment; And For Related Purposes.

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County public defenders; require salary of all to be the same as district attorneys.



2023-01-31HouseDied In Committee
2023-01-16HouseReferred To County Affairs;Appropriations

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
25325Amended CodeSee Bill Text
25327New CodeSee Bill Text
99181New CodeSee Bill Text
99189New CodeSee Bill Text
99401New CodeSee Bill Text

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