[Introduced] [Passed Senate]
Description: Gambling; cheating punished as larceny.
History of Actions:
|1||01/18/99||(S)||Referred To Judiciary|
|2||02/02/99||(S)||Title Suff Do Pass|
|4||02/11/99||(S)||Transmitted To House|
|5||02/12/99||(H)||Referred To Ways and Means;Judiciary B|
|6||03/02/99||(H)||Died In Committee|
|Effective date||July 1, 1999|
|Deadline||General Bill/Constitutional Amendment|
|3/5ths vote required||No|
Principal Author: Simmons
Additional Authors: Walls, Gollott, Dickerson, Johnson (38th)
Code Section: A 075-0076-0311
Title: AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 75-76-311, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO REDUCE THE PENALTY FOR A CONVICTION OF A FIRST OFFENSE OF CHEATING AT A GAMBLING GAME WHEN THE AMOUNT UNLAWFULLY GAINED AS A RESULT OF THE OFFENSE IS LESS THAN $250.00; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.
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