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November 9, 2009

House Bill 319: Exemption from Jury Duty

Author:
Rep. Richard Raymond

Summary:
Relating to an exemption from jury service for certain persons with legal custody of a child.

Status:

11/20/2008(House) Filed
2/17/2009(House) Read first time referred to Judiciary and Civil Jurisprudence
3/23/2009(House) Heard in public hearing; considered; left pending in committee
4/8/2009(House) Considered in public hearing—reported favorably without amendments
4/15/2009(House) Committee report filed with Committee Coordinator
4/16/2009(House) Committee report sent to calendars
5/2/2009(House) Considered in Calendars
5/4/2009(House) Placed on General State Calendar
5/6/2009(House) Read third time, passed, engrossed
5/8/2009(Senate) Read first time, referred to Jurisprudence Committee
5/22/2009(Senate) Scheduled for public hearing
5/26/2009(Senate) Placed on intent calendar
5/26/2009(Senate) Read second and third time and passed
5/28/2009(Senate) Senate passage reported
5/30/2009(House) Signed in the House
5/31/2009(Senate) Signed in the Senate
6/1/2009Sent to the Governor
6/19/2009Signed by the Governor
9/1/2009Effective

Hearings:
Public hearing scheduled for 3-23-09

HSLDA's Position:
Support.

Action Requested:
No action requested at this time.

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