|SB 0605||Modifies provisions relating to disqualification from jury service|
|LR Number:||1929S.01I||Fiscal Note:||1929-01|
|Committee:||Judiciary and Civil & Criminal Jurisprudence|
|Last Action:||03/03/03 - Second Read and Referred S Judiciary & Civil &||Journal page:||S359|
|Criminal Jurisprudence Committee|
|Effective Date:||August 28, 2003|
SB 605 - This act disqualifies persons from jury service who are unable to communicate effectively in English with or without auxiliary aids and services. Currently, a person is disqualified from jury service if the person is unable to read, speak and understand the English language.
This act is identical to HB 500 (2003).