1998 Regular Session
To: Local and Private Legislation; County Affairs
By: Representatives Woods, Gadd, McBride, McElwain
House Bill 1715
AN ACT TO AUTHORIZE THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS OF MARSHALL COUNTY TO LOCATE THE OFFICE OF THE SHERIFF OF MARSHALL COUNTY MORE THAN ONE-HALF MILE BUT NOT MORE THAN FIVE MILES FROM THE COURTHOUSE OF THE COUNTY; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI:
SECTION 1. Notwithstanding the provisions of Section 25-1-99, Mississippi Code of 1972, the Board of Supervisors of Marshall County, in its discretion, may locate the office of the Sheriff of Marshall County more than one-half (1/2) mile but not more than five (5) miles from the courthouse of the county.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage.