Mississippi Legislature

2000 Regular Session

House Bill 1509

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Bill Text

History of Actions

Background

Title

Description: Coroner; shall be penalized for favoring any particular funeral home.

Bill Text: [Introduced]

History of Actions:

102/21/00(H)Referred To County Affairs
203/07/00(H)Died In Committee

Background Information:

Effective dateJuly 1, 2000
DispositionDead
DeadlineGeneral Bill/Constitutional Amendment
RevenueNo
3/5ths vote requiredNo

House Committee:

Principal Author: Holland

Code Sections: A 041-0061-0057, A 041-0061-0063

Title: AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 41-61-63, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO REQUIRE THAT A CORONER SHALL NOT USE HIS POSITION OR AUTHORITY TO FAVOR ANY PARTICULAR FUNERAL HOME; TO AMEND SECTION 41-61-57, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO AUTHORIZE THE STATE MEDICAL EXAMINER TO IMPOSE A CIVIL PENALTY UPON ANY CORONER WHO USES HIS POSITION OR AUTHORITY TO FAVOR A PARTICULAR FUNERAL HOME; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.


Information pertaining to this measure was last updated on 03/07/00 at 17:32.



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