Mississippi Legislature
2002 Regular Session

Senate Bill 2750

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Title

Description: Adoption; clarify termination of parental rights.

Bill Text: [Introduced] [Passed Senate] [Sent to Governor]

History of Actions:

1 01/21 (S) Referred To Judiciary
2 01/30 (S) Title Suff Do Pass
3 02/07 (S) Passed
4 02/08 (S) Transmitted To House
5 02/12 (H) Referred To Judiciary A
6 02/27 (H) Title Suff Do Pass As Amended
7 03/06 (H) Amended
8 03/06 (H) Passed As Amended
9 03/06 (H) Motion to Reconsider Entered
10 03/12 (H) Reconsidered
11 03/12 (H) Amendment Failed
12 03/12 (H) Passed As Amended
13 03/13 (H) Returned For Concurrence
14 03/27 (S) Concurred in Amend From House
15 03/29 (S) Enrolled Bill Signed
16 03/30 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
17 04/05 Approved by Governor

Amendments:

Adopted [H] Amendment No 1
Lost [H] Amendment No 1 to Amendment No 1

Background Information:

Effective dateJuly 1, 2002
DispositionLaw
DeadlineGeneral Bill/Constitutional Amendment
RevenueNo
Vote type requiredMajority
Chapter number533

Senate Committee:

House Committee:

Principal Author: Williamson

Code Sections: A 093-0017-0005, A 093-0017-0007

Title: AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 93-17-5, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO CLARIFY THE RIGHTS OF FATHERS OF CHILDREN BORN OUT OF WEDLOCK TO OBJECT TO ADOPTIONS; TO CODIFY SECTION 93-17-6, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO PROVIDE FOR THE FATHER'S PETITION FOR DETERMINATION OF RIGHTS IN PROPOSED ADOPTIONS OF CHILDREN BORN OUT OF WEDLOCK; TO AMEND SECTION 93-17-7, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO PROVIDE THAT AN ADOPTION MAY BE ALLOWED OVER THE OBJECTION OF A PARENT IN CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.


Information pertaining to this measure was last updated on 04/08/02 at 00:01.

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