MS HB954 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Failed on February 5 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-02-05 - Died In Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


An Act To Amend Section 25-1-113, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Prohibit A Person From Qualifying For Public Office If That Person Pled Guilty To Or Was Convicted Of Unlawfully Taking Public Funds; To Amend Sections 23-15-221, 23-15-299, 23-15-309, 23-15-359, 23-15-361, 37-9-13 And 99-15-26, Mississippi Code Of 1972, Which Provide For Certain Qualifications For Candidates, To Conform To The Preceding Section; And For Related Purposes.

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Public officials; prohibit those convicted of certain crimes from qualifying for public office.



2019-02-05HouseDied In Committee
2019-01-21HouseReferred To Apportionment and Elections

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