MS SB2703 | 2020 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Failed on March 3 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-03-03 - Died In Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


An Act To Amend Sections 47-5-193 And 47-5-195, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Revise The Penalty For Possession Of Cell Phones Or Any Other Of Its Components Or Accessories By Offenders In County Jails And Prisons; And For Related Purposes.

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Corrections; to revise the penalty for possession of cell phones or its components and/or accessories in county jails and prisons.



2020-03-03SenateDied In Committee
2020-02-17SenateReferred To Judiciary, Division B

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