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Living Wills

Information regarding Living Wills under Mississippi law. A Living Will is a legal document that describes how you want to be treated in end-of-life situations.
 

Power of Attorney

Under Mississippi Law Guidance for Servicemembers regarding Powers of Attorney.
 

Benefits for Deployed Soldiers

Benefits for Deployed Soldiers under Mississippi Law. Summary of rights and benefits provided under Mississippi law for deployed Service members that is in addition to rights under applicable federal law.
 

Notarization and Certified Copy Services

Outlines what notarizations and certified copies service offer by the OSJA DLA.
 

Power of Attorney Revocation

Power of Attorney Revocation under Mississippi Law. Information on revoking a POA under Mississippi law.
 

Non-Support of Dependent or Ex-Spouse

Dependents or Ex-Spouse. This handout provides guidance for dependents or ex-spouse who have a claim that a Service member is not properly supporting his or her legal dependents.
 

Debt Collection and Consumer Protection

Provides information regarding federal and state laws related to debt collection and consumer protections.

Identity Theft

Identity theft is a crime. Identity theft occurs when someone uses your personal information without your permission to commit fraud or other crimes, most commonly to obtain access to credit in your name.

Soldier's Guide to Financial Liability Investigation of Property Loss (FLIPL)

Soldiers are faced with the great responsibility of safeguarding the use, custody, and control of government property. If you are responsible for Government property that is damaged, destroyed, or lost, you may be the subject of a Financial Liability Investigation of Property Loss (FLIPL) to determine if you should be held financially liable for the loss.
 

Upgrading Your Discharge and Acquiring Your Military Records

Veterans who desire a correction to their service record or who believe their discharge was unjust, erroneous, or warrants an upgrade, are encouraged to apply for review.
 

Will Worksheet

This worksheet will answer common questions concerning wills.
 

USERRA

The purpose of the Employment and Reemployment Rights of Members of the Uniformed Service Act is to minimize life disruption of service members and their employers by providing prompt reemployment upon completion of service, and to prohibit discrimination against service members because of their service.
 

Leaving Servicemember Group Life Insurance (SGLI) Proceeds to Minors

A SGLI policy is the largest single estate asset for many members of our military community, and careful management of this resource is vital to effective estate planning.
 

Family Support, Child Custody and Paternity AR 608-99

Army policy on financial support of family members, child custody and visitation, paternity, and related matters.
 

Consumer Protection in Mississippi - Vehicle

 

Consumer Protection in Mississippi - Home

 

Consumer Protection in Mississippi - Financial

 

Legal References
 

Family Support, Child Custody and Paternity

Army policy on financial support of family members, child custody and visitation, paternity, and related matters.
 

Mississippi National Guard Regulation 27-10 (NGMS REG 27-10), MILITARY JUSTICE

This regulation implements Act No. 50 of 1969, as amended. It includes changes through the 2019 legislative session. It also prescribes additional policies and procedures governing the administration of military justice for the general court-martial jurisdiction of the Mississippi National Guard.
 
 

Additional Links

 

Pro Bono Resources

The Mississippi Bar provides free legal services information online through this website. The information cover such legal issues as family law, consumer law, landlord/tenant law and other non-criminal matters.

Mississippi Code Annotated

This website give free access to the Mississippi Code Annotated. [The Mississippi Code of 1987 is copyrighted by the State of Mississippi. By using this website, the user acknowledges the State's copyright interests in the Mississippi Code of 1987.

JAGCNET

This website is a resource designed to educate and inform military members on their personal legal affairs. 

DFAS - Garnishments

DFAS provides payment services for the U.S. Department of Defense. This page gives information on Child Support and Alimony, Former Spouses' Protection Act, Garnishments, Verification of Military Service, and more.
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