LD 160 (subjects: COURTS , JURORS )
Official bill page at mainelegislature.org: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?ld=160&PID=1456&snum=127
Sponsors | Actions | Bill Text | Patterns of Support
- Rep. David Sawicki of Auburn: (R – District 64) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Eleanor Espling of New Gloucester: (R – District 65) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Catherine Nadeau of Winslow: (D – District 78) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Jeffery Hanley of Pittston: (R – District 87) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Frances Head of Bethel: (R – District 117) — e-mail | Facebook
Sen. David Burns of Washington: (R – District 6) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
|1/29/2015||House||Committee on Judiciary suggested and ordered printed.
The Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on JUDICIARY.
Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
|2/3/2015||Senate||On motion by Senator VOLK of Cumberland REFERRED to the Committee on Judiciary, in concurrence.|
|3/12/2015||Senate||Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)|
An Act To Provide Reasonable Compensation to Jurors
Sec. 1. 14 MRSA 1215, as amended by PL 1991, c. 528, Pt. E, 13 and affected by Pt. RRR and amended by c. 591, Pt. E, 13, is further amended to read:
1215. Mileage and compensation of jurors
A juror is entitled to paid mileage at the rate of 15 44 per mile for travel expenses from the juror’s residence to the place of holding court and return and to compensation at the rate of $10 $32 for each day of required attendance at sessions of the court.
This bill increases the mileage reimbursement for citizens who serve as jurors from 15 per mile to 44 per mile and the per diem compensation to $32 per day, the amount paid to Legislators for meals.
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This information about LD 160 was last updated on 2016-05-12.
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