1999 Regular Session
By: Representative Guice
House Bill 1230
(As Passed the House)
AN ACT TO REPEAL SECTIONS 83-17-225 THROUGH 83-17-233, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, WHICH PROHIBIT LENDING INSTITUTIONS IN ANY MUNICIPALITY WITH A POPULATION GREATER THAN 7,000 FROM OBTAINING AN INSURANCE AGENCY LICENSE; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI:
SECTION 1. Sections 83-17-225, 83-17-227, 83-17-229, 83-17-231 and 83-17-233, Mississippi Code of 1972, commonly known as the "Lending Institution Act," which prohibit lending institutions in any municipality with a population greater than seven thousand (7,000) from obtaining an insurance agency license, are hereby repealed.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage.