Tuesday, April 23, 2013

The Tort to Abolish Alienation of Affection Died in Committee



MISSISSIPPI LEGISLATURE
2013 Regular Session
To: Judiciary, Division A
By: Senator(s) Tindell, Brown, Polk, Moran, Fillingane

Senate Bill 2376

AN ACT TO ABOLISH THE COMMON LAW TORT OF ALIENATION OF AFFECTION; TO PROVIDE THAT NO ACTION SHALL LIE THEREON; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.
     BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI:
     SECTION 1.  The tort of alienation of affection is abolished, and no cause of action shall lie thereon at the suit of any party.
     SECTION 2.  This act shall take effect and be in force from and after July 1, 2013.

Status

Completed Legislative Action
February 5 2013 - Died In Committee