Jury service review

The Senate Judiciary Committee heard SB 99 concerning jury service review authored and presented by Sen. Zakas. An amendment to the bill was adopted to provide that if a nursing mother is denied a deferral then she can request a review by the trial judge and provide additional information for consideration of the request. After receiving supporting testimony and committee discussion, the bill passed 9-0.

Read the bill at http://iga.in.gov/legislative/2015/bills/senate/99.