2002 Regular Session
By: Senator(s) Turner
AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 43-15-205, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO CORRECT A TECHNICAL ERROR IN THE BABY DROP-OFF BILL; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI:
SECTION 1. Section 43-15-205, Mississippi Code of 1972, is amended as follows:
43-15-205. It shall be an absolute affirmative defense to prosecution under Sections 97-5-1, 97-5-3 and 97-5-39 if the parent voluntarily delivers the child unharmed to an emergency medical services provider pursuant to Section 43-15-201.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage.