MS SB2551 | 2020 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Failed on June 9 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-06-09 - Died In Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


An Act To Amend Section 93-1-17, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Authorize Judges Of The United States District Courts For The Northern Or Southern Districts Of Mississippi To Solemnize Rites Of Matrimony Anywhere In The State; And For Related Purposes.

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Solemnize marriage; authorize certain federal judges to perform rites.


Roll Calls

2020-03-05 - Senate - Senate Passed (Y: 25 N: 23 NV: 4 Abs: 0) [FAIL]


2020-06-09HouseDied In Committee
2020-03-17HouseReferred To Judiciary A
2020-03-11SenateTransmitted To House
2020-03-11SenateMotion to Reconsider Tabled
2020-03-06SenateMotion to Reconsider Entered
2020-03-05SenateMotion to Recommit Lost
2020-02-25SenateTitle Suff Do Pass
2020-02-17SenateReferred To Judiciary, Division A

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Bill Comments