MS SB2680 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)
Status: Passed on March 22 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-03-22 - Approved by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


An Act To Amend Section 33-13-159, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Clarify That The Decision To Grant A Trial Before A Summary Courts-martial Is Reserved To The Special Or General Court-martial Convening Authority, Respectively; And For Related Purposes.

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Summary courts-martial; decision to grant a trial is reserved to the special or general court-martial convening authority.


Roll Calls

2019-03-12 - House - House Passed (Y: 114 N: 1 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-02-06 - Senate - Senate Passed (Y: 51 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-03-22 Approved by Governor
2019-03-19HouseEnrolled Bill Signed
2019-03-19SenateEnrolled Bill Signed
2019-03-13HouseReturned For Enrolling
2019-02-26HouseTitle Suff Do Pass
2019-02-19HouseReferred To Military Affairs
2019-02-07SenateTransmitted To House
2019-01-31SenateTitle Suff Do Pass
2019-01-21SenateReferred To Judiciary, Division A

Mississippi State Sources

Bill Comments