SJR 041 Reduction in Jury Size
LR Number:S3496.01I Fiscal Note:3496-01
Last Action:03/27/96 - Hearing Conducted S Judiciary Committee
Effective Date:August 28, 1996
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Current Bill Summary

SJR 41 - This resolution amends Article I, Section 22(a) of the Missouri Constitution to allow for juries of less than twelve members and deletes language in Article I, Section 22(b) of the Missouri Constitution which currently requires the court to excuse any woman who requests an exemption from jury service.

The part of the resolution addressing jury size is also addressed in statute by SB 975.