2004 Regular Session
To: Judiciary A
By: Representative Brown
AN ACT TO EXEMPT PUBLIC CONTRACTORS FROM LIABILITY TO THIRD PARTIES; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI:
SECTION 1. A contractor who performs construction, repair, maintenance, or other work on any public property under contract with the State of Mississippi, a political subdivision thereof, or any other public authority in this state in substantial compliance with plans and specifications for such work shall have no liability to third parties as a result of the condition of the work or otherwise pertaining to the work.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage.