Mississippi Legislature
2001 Regular Session

House Bill 172

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Background

Title

Description: Death penalty; not applicable to persons under 18 or with an IQ below 70.

Bill Text: [Introduced]

History of Actions:

1 01/02 (H) Referred To Judiciary En Banc
2 01/30 (H) Died In Committee

Background Information:

Effective dateJuly 1, 2001
DispositionDead
DeadlineGeneral Bill/Constitutional Amendment
RevenueNo
Vote type requiredMajority

House Committee:

Principal Author: Fleming

Code Section: A 099-0019-0101

Title: AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 99-19-101, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO ELIMINATE THE DEATH PENALTY FOR INDIVIDUALS WHO ARE UNDER THE AGE OF EIGHTEEN YEARS OR WHO HAVE AN IQ BELOW SEVENTY; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.


Information pertaining to this measure was last updated on 01/30/01 at 18:18.

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