View Amendment Current Amendment: 5 to Bill 3822 Rep. PITTS proposes the following Amendment No. 5 to H. 3822 (COUNCIL\MS\3822C005.MS.AHB13):

Reference is to Printer's Date 4/24/13-H.

Amend the bill, as and if amended, by deleting Section 23-31-215(M), as contained in SECTION 2, and inserting:

/      (M)      A permit issued pursuant to this section does not authorize a permit holder to carry a concealable weapon into a:
           (1)      police, sheriff, or highway patrol station or any other law enforcement office or facility law enforcement, correctional, or detention facility;
           (2)      detention facility, prison, or jail or any other correctional facility or office;
           (3)      courthouse or courtroom;
           (4)(3)      polling place on election days;
           (5)(4)      office of or the business meeting of the governing body of a county, public school district, municipality, or special purpose district;
           (6)(5)      school or college athletic event not related to firearms;
           (7)(6)      daycare facility or pre-school facility;
           (8)(7)      place where the carrying of firearms is prohibited by federal law;
           (9)(8)      church or other established religious sanctuary unless express permission is given by the appropriate church official or governing body; or
           (10)(9)      hospital, medical clinic, doctor's office, or any other facility where medical services or procedures are performed unless expressly authorized by the employer; or
           (10)      place clearly marked with a sign prohibiting the carrying of a concealable weapon on the premises pursuant to Sections 23-31-220 and 23-31-235. Except that a property owner or an agent acting on his behalf, by express written consent, may allow individuals of his choosing to enter onto property regardless of any posted sign to the contrary.
     A person who wilfully violates a provision of this subsection is guilty of a misdemeanor and, upon conviction, must be fined not less than one thousand dollars or imprisoned not more than one year, or both, at the discretion of the court and have his permit revoked for five years.
     Nothing contained herein in this section may be construed to alter or affect the provisions of Sections 10-11-320, 16-23-420, 16-23-430, 16-23-465, 44-23-1080, 44-52-165, 50-9-830, and 51-3-145. /

Renumber sections to conform.
Amend title to conform.