MS SB2652 | 2023 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 4-0)
Status: Passed on March 14 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-03-14 - Approved by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


An Act To Create The Mississippi Vulnerable Person Abuse Registry; To Require The Department Of Public Safety To Establish A Registry For Individuals Convicted Of Certain Crimes Against A Vulnerable Person; To Require Certain Care Providers To Query The Registry For Employees And Prospective Employees; To Allow Members Of The Public To Query The Registry Regarding Hiring A Caretaker Or A Person Who Will Be In A Position Of Trust Or Authority To A Vulnerable Person; To Require The Department Of Public Safety To Adopt Rules; To Amend Section 43-47-7, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Grant Certain Governmental Authorities And Certain Persons Authorized By A Court, Including Guardian Ad Litems, Access To Reports Of Abuse, Neglect Or Exploitation Of Vulnerable Persons; And For Related Purposes.

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Mississippi Vulnerable Person Abuse Registry; create.


Roll Calls

2023-03-06 - Senate - Senate Concurred in Amend From House (Y: 50 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-03-01 - House - House Passed As Amended (Y: 117 N: 2 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-02-07 - Senate - Senate Passed (Y: 52 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2023-03-14 Approved by Governor
2023-03-09HouseEnrolled Bill Signed
2023-03-09SenateEnrolled Bill Signed
2023-03-06SenateConcurred in Amend From House
2023-03-02HouseReturned For Concurrence
2023-03-01HousePassed As Amended
2023-02-27HouseTitle Suff Do Pass As Amended
2023-02-13HouseReferred To Judiciary A
2023-02-08SenateTransmitted To House
2023-02-07SenateCommittee Substitute Adopted
2023-01-26SenateTitle Suff Do Pass Comm Sub
2023-01-16SenateReferred To Judiciary, Division A

Code Citations

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43477Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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Bill Comments