1998 Regular Session
To: Judiciary B
By: Representatives Green (72nd), Banks, Bozeman, Dickson, Ellis, Evans, Green (96th), Robinson (63rd), Thomas, Wallace
House Bill 740
AN ACT TO PROHIBIT DOOR-TO-DOOR SOLICITATION BY PERSONS UNDER THE AGE OF FOURTEEN YEARS WITHOUT THE SUPERVISION OF A PERSON AGED EIGHTEEN OR OLDER; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI:
SECTION 1. No person under the age of fourteen (14) years shall engage in door-to-door solicitation without the supervision of a person aged eighteen (18) years or older. Any person who violates this section shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction shall be fined not more than Five Hundred Dollars ($500.00).
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after July 1, 1998.