Mississippi Legislature
2004 Regular Session

Senate Bill 2512

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History of Actions

Background

Title

Description: Courts; revise certain procedures affecting justice and municipal courts, both civil and criminal.

Bill Text: [Introduced]

History of Actions:

1 02/11 (S) Referred To Judiciary, Division A
2 03/09 (S) Died In Committee

Background Information:

Effective dateJuly 1, 2004
DispositionDead
DeadlineGeneral Bill/Constitutional Amendment
RevenueNo
Vote type requiredThree/Fifths

Senate Committee:

Principal Author: Burton

Code Sections: A 011-0009-0127, A 011-0053-0081, A 025-0007-0013

Title: AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 11-9-127, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO DEFINE THE DUE PROCESS RIGHTS OF DEFENDANTS IN JUSTICE COURT; TO FORMALIZE THE AVAILABILITY OF CERTAIN REMEDIES IN JUSTICE COURTS; TO AMEND SECTION 11-53-81, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO CONFIRM THE AVAILABILITY OF THE OPEN ACCOUNT REMEDY TO COLLECT MEDICAL AND HOSPITAL BILLS; TO AMEND SECTION 25-7-13, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO ENCOURAGE COLLECTION OF MODEST FINES AND JUDGMENTS OBTAINED IN MUNICIPAL COURTS; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.


Information pertaining to this measure was last updated on 03/09/04 at 17:46.

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