Introduced in House Passed House Introduced in Senate Passed Senate Became Law
11/04/2019        

Jury Service

Requiring certain students actively enrolled in specified schools to be excused from jury service upon request, etc.

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03/03/2020 S 738 c1 Open
11/04/2019 S 738 Filed Open

            
       Florida Senate - 2020                              CS for SB 738
       
       
        
       By the Committee on Rules; and Senator Harrell
       
       
       
       
       
       595-04464-20                                           2020738c1
    1                        A bill to be entitled                      
    2         An act relating to jury service; amending s. 40.013,
    3         F.S.; requiring that full-time students who meet
    4         specified criteria be excused from jury service upon
    5         request; providing an effective date.
    6          
    7  Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida:
    8  
    9         Section 1. Subsection (11) is added to section 40.013,
   10  Florida Statutes, to read:
   11         40.013 Persons disqualified or excused from jury service.—
   12         (11) Upon request, a full-time student between 18 and 21
   13  years of age, inclusive, who is attending high school or any
   14  state university, private postsecondary educational institution,
   15  Florida College System institution, or career center shall be
   16  excused from that specific summons for jury service.
   17         Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2020.

Picture Name From Date Type
Gayle Harrell R-Tallahassee Sponsor
Date Branch Action
01/27/2020 Senate Favorable by Education; YEAS 7 NAYS 0 -SJ 214 Now in Rules
01/22/2020 Senate On Committee agenda-- Education, 01/27/20, 1:30 pm, 412 Knott Building
01/14/2020 Senate Introduced -SJ 56
12/10/2019 Senate Favorable by Judiciary; YEAS 4 NAYS 0 -SJ 132 Now in Education
12/02/2019 Senate On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 12/10/19, 2:00 pm, 110 Senate Building
11/21/2019 Senate Referred to Judiciary; Education; Rules -SJ 56
11/04/2019 Senate Filed
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Requiring certain students actively enrolled in specified schools to be excused from jury service upon request, etc.
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Florida
Florida Senate - 2020 SB 738 By Senator Harrell 25-01065A-20 2020738__ 1 A bill to be entitled 2 An act relating to jury service; amending s

Persons
013 Persons disqualified or excused from jury service

Senate
Florida Senate - 2020 SB 738 By Senator Harrell 25-01065A-20 2020738__ 1 A bill to be entitled 2 An act relating to jury service; amending s

Legislature
6 7 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida: 8 9 Section 1


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