Mississippi Legislature

1998 Regular Session

House Bill 1878

[Introduced] [Committee Substitute] [Passed House] [Sent to Governor]

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History of Actions

Background

Title

Description: City of Walnut Grove; authorize to establish a correctional authority.

History of Actions:

103/25/98(H)Referred To Local and Private Legislation;Ways and Means
203/26/98(H)DR - TSDPCS: LP To WM
303/27/98(H)DR - TSDPCS: WM To LP
403/27/98(H)Title Suff Do Pass Comm Sub
503/28/98(H)Committee Substitute Adopted
603/28/98(H)Amended
703/28/98(H)Passed As Amended
803/28/98(H)Transmitted To Senate
903/29/98(S)Referred To Local and Private
1003/31/98(S)Title Suff Do Pass
1103/31/98(S)Passed
1203/31/98(S)Transmitted To House
1304/03/98(H)Enrolled Bill Signed
1404/03/98(S)Enrolled Bill Signed
1504/03/98Due From Governor 04/21/98
1604/16/98Approved by Governor

Background Information:

Effective datePassage
DispositionLaw
DeadlineNone
RevenueNo
3/5ths vote requiredYes
Chapter number991

House Committees:

Senate Committee:

Principal Author: Malone

Title: AN ACT TO AUTHORIZE THE GOVERNING AUTHORITIES OF THE CITY OF WALNUT GROVE, MISSISSIPPI, TO CREATE THE WALNUT GROVE CORRECTIONAL AUTHORITY; TO PROVIDE FOR THE MEMBERSHIP AND TERMS OF OFFICE FOR THE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS OF THE AUTHORITY; TO AUTHORIZE THE AUTHORITY TO CONSTRUCT A CORRECTIONAL FACILITY LOCATED IN WALNUT GROVE, MISSISSIPPI; TO AUTHORIZE THE AUTHORITY TO CONTRACT WITH THE UNITED STATES OR THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI, OR ANY POLITICAL SUBDIVISION OF THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI, FOR THE HOUSING OF OFFENDERS IN THE CUSTODY OF THOSE JURISDICTIONS; TO AUTHORIZE THE AUTHORITY TO CONTRACT WITH A PRIVATE ENTITY FOR THE OPERATION AND MANAGEMENT OF THE CORRECTIONAL FACILITY; TO PRESCRIBE OTHER POWERS AND DUTIES OF THE AUTHORITY; TO PRESCRIBE RULES AND REGULATIONS FOR THE OPERATION AND MANAGEMENT OF THE FACILITY; TO PROVIDE THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS BE REIMBURSED FOR CERTAIN EXPENSES; TO REQUIRE THE RETURN OF A RELEASED OFFENDER TO THE STATE FROM WHICH HE WAS SENT; TO REQUIRE A DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS COMPLIANCE OFFICER TO BE PLACED AT THE FACILITY; TO AUTHORIZE THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS TO CONDUCT INVESTIGATIONS IN THE FACILITY; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.


Information pertaining to this measure was last updated on 05/05/98 at 08:46.



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