Mississippi Legislature

1998 Regular Session

House Bill 804

[Introduced]

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History of Actions

Background

Title

Description: Private correctional officers; authorized to use force and firearms.

History of Actions:

101/08/98(H)Referred To Penitentiary
202/03/98(H)Died In Committee

Background Information:

Effective dateJuly 1, 1998
DispositionDead
DeadlineGeneral Bill/Constitutional Amendment
RevenueNo
3/5ths vote requiredNo

House Committee:

Principal Author: Malone

Code Sections: A 047-0005-1111, A 047-0005-1215

Title: AN ACT TO AMEND SECTIONS 47-5-1111 AND 47-5-1215, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO AUTHORIZE PRIVATE CORRECTIONAL OFFICERS TO USE FORCE AND FIREARMS AS NECESSARY TO PURSUE AND RECAPTURE ESCAPEES; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.


Information pertaining to this measure was last updated on 02/03/98 at 18:29.



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