Mississippi Legislature
2003 Regular Session

Senate Bill 2427

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Title

Description: Vulnerable Adults Act; revise definition of exploitation and the penalty for exploitation of a vulnerable adult.

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

History of Actions:

1 01/16 (S) Referred To Public Health and Welfare
2 01/29 (S) Title Suff Do Pass Comm Sub
3 02/06 (S) Committee Substitute Adopted
4 02/06 (S) Amended
5 02/06 (S) Passed As Amended
6 02/10 (S) Transmitted To House
7 02/10 (H) Referred To Public Health and Welfare
8 02/27 (H) Title Suff Do Pass As Amended
9 03/05 (H) Amended
10 03/05 (H) Passed As Amended
11 03/05 (H) Motion to Reconsider Entered
12 03/11 (H) Motion to Reconsider Tabled
13 03/11 (H) Returned For Concurrence
14 03/13 (S) Decline to Concur/Invite Conf
15 03/26 (S) Conferees Named Huggins,Burton,Little
16 03/27 (H) Conferees Named Smith (39th),Moody,Whittington
17 03/31 (S) Conference Report Filed
18 03/31 (H) Conference Report Filed
19 04/01 (H) Recommitted For Further Conf
20 04/01 (S) Recommitted For Further Conf
21 04/01 (H) Conference Report Filed
22 04/01 (S) Conference Report Filed
23 04/02 (H) Conference Report Adopted
24 04/02 (S) Conference Report Adopted
25 04/04 (S) Enrolled Bill Signed
26 04/04 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
27 04/24 Approved by Governor

Amendments/Conference Report:

Adopted [S] Amendment No 1 (Cmte Sub)
Adopted [H] Amendment No 1
Adopted [H] Amendment No 1 to Amendment No 1
Adopted [H] Amendment No 2 to Amendment No 1

Conference Report

Background Information:

Effective dateJuly 1, 2003
DispositionLaw
DeadlineGeneral Bill/Constitutional Amendment
RevenueNo
Vote type requiredMajority
Chapter number558

Senate Committee:

House Committee:

Principal Author: Tollison

Code Sections: A 043-0047-0005, A 043-0047-0019

Title: AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 43-47-5, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO REVISE THE DEFINITION OF EXPLOITATION UNDER THE VULNERABLE ADULTS ACT; TO AMEND SECTION 43-47-19, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO REVISE THE PENALTY FOR THE EXPLOITATION OF A VULNERABLE ADULT; TO CREATE SECTION 43-47-8, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO REQUIRE REPORTING OF THE RECEIPT OR ACCEPTANCE OF ANY MONEY, GIFT OR THING OF VALUE BY CARE FACILITY EMPLOYEES; TO REQUIRE THE CARE FACILITY ADMINISTRATOR TO ADHERE TO RECORD MAINTENANCE AND NOTICE PROVISIONS; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.


Information pertaining to this measure was last updated on 06/09/03 at 11:10.

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