SEC. 51-15-123. Park and recreation facilities.
(1) The Pat Harrison Waterway District is authorized to establish or otherwise provide for public parks and recreation facilities and for the preservation of fish and wildlife, and to acquire land otherwise than by condemnation except as provided in subsection (e) of Section 51-15-119 for such purposes, within the project area.
(2) From and after July 1, 1999, the district shall not expend on public parks and recreation facilities any monies derived from the payments required from member counties under this article.
SOURCES: Codes, 1942, Sec. 5956-182; Laws, 1962, ch. 222, Sec. 7, eff from and after passage (approved June 1, 1962). Laws, 1995, ch. 559, Sec. 3, eff from and after passage (approved April 6, 1995)