1998 Regular Session
By: Senator(s) Gordon
Senate Bill 3249
(As Passed the Senate)
AN ACT TO RESTORE THE RIGHT OF SUFFRAGE TO DARREL PRESTON STAFFORD OF CHICKASAW COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI:
SECTION 1. The right of suffrage is hereby fully and completely restored to Darrel Preston Stafford of Chickasaw County, Mississippi, who was disqualified as an elector as a result of his conviction of the crime of grand larceny in 1979 in Chickasaw County, Mississippi, and who was sentenced to serve three (3) years in the custody of the Department of Corrections. His sentence was suspended and he was placed on probation for three (3) years. His probation was terminated on December 12, 1980. Since that time he has conducted himself as a law-abiding and honorable citizen in a good and lawful manner.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage.