2010 Mississippi Code
TITLE 15 - LIMITATIONS OF ACTIONS AND PREVENTION OF FRAUDS
Chapter 1 - Limitation of Actions.
15-1-33 - Limitations applicable to actions and suits for penalty or forfeiture.
§ 15-1-33. Limitations applicable to actions and suits for penalty or forfeiture.
All actions and suits for any penalty or forfeiture on any penal statute, brought by any person to whom the penalty or forfeiture is given, in whole or in part, shall be commenced within one year next after the offense was committed, and not after.
Sources: Codes, 1857, ch. 57, art. 23; 1871, § 2167; 1880, § 2672; 1892, § 2741; 1906, § 3101; Hemingway's 1917, § 2465; 1930, § 2301; 1942, § 731.
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