MS SB2012 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 14 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-01-14 - Referred To Judiciary, Division B;Corrections
Pending: Senate Judiciary, Division B Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


An Act To Amend Section 41-29-147, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Clarify The Meaning Of Second Or Subsequent Offense For Certain Drug Convictions; To Amend Sections 99-39-5 And 99-39-27, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Provide That The Dismissal Or Denial Of Post-conviction Relief Shall Not Be A Bar To A Second Or Successive Application Or Motion For Relief When There Has Been An Intervening Adoption Or Enactment Of State Law That Would Have Actually Affected The Outcome Of The Conviction Or Sentence; And For Related Purposes.

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Conviction; clarify subsequent for certain crimes and post-conviction relief.



2020-01-14SenateReferred To Judiciary, Division B;Corrections

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