MS SB2018 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Failed on February 5 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-02-05 - Died In Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


An Act To Amend Section 93-15-119, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Clarify A Parent's Right To Nominate A Guardian Before Final Termination Of Parental Rights; To Amend Section 43-21-609, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Clarify The Disposition Alternative Of Appointing Fictive Kin As A Guardian; And For Related Purposes.

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Guardianship; clarify a parent's right to nominate a guardian in TPR proceedings and clarify the fictive kin disposition alternative.



2019-02-05SenateDied In Committee
2019-01-08SenateReferred To Judiciary, Division A

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