2001 Regular Session
To: Judiciary B
By: Representative Fredericks
House Bill 146
AN ACT TO RESTORE THE RIGHT OF SUFFRAGE TO TONY RAY SMITH OF HARRISON 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 Tony Ray Smith of Harrison County, Mississippi, who was disqualified as an elector as a result of his conviction of burglary, general, in Harrison County, Mississippi, in 1979; his conviction of grand larceny in Harrison County, Mississippi, in 1982; his conviction of receiving stolen property in Harrison County, Mississippi, in 1982; and his conviction of burglary of a residence in Harrison County, Mississippi, in 1985; and who has completed the penalty and any conditions imposed upon him for such convictions. The Legislature has been reliably informed that he is now conducting 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.