2005 Regular Session
To: Municipalities; County Affairs
By: Representative Reeves
AN ACT TO REPEAL SECTIONS 17-3-1, 17-3-3 AND 17-3-5, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, WHICH AUTHORIZE THE GOVERNING AUTHORITIES OF COUNTIES AND MUNICIPALITIES TO EXPEND CERTAIN TAX MONIES ON ADVERTISING THE OPPORTUNITIES, POSSIBILITIES AND RESOURCES OF SUCH COUNTIES OR MUNICIPALITIES; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI:
SECTION 1. Sections 17-3-1, 17-3-3 and 17-3-5, Mississippi Code of 1972, which authorize the governing authorities of counties and municipalities to expend certain tax monies on advertising the opportunities, possibilities and resources of such counties or municipalities, are repealed.
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after July 1, 2005.