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§ 99-19-301. Penalties subject to enhancement.
 

The penalty for any felony or misdemeanor shall be subject to enhancement as provided in Sections 99-19-301 through 99-19-307 if the felony or misdemeanor was committed because of the actual or perceived race, color, ancestry, ethnicity, religion, national origin or gender of the victim. 
 

Sources: Laws,  1994, ch. 572, § 1, eff from and after July 1, 1994.