LD 259 (subjects: COURTS , JURORS )
Official bill page at mainelegislature.org: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?ld=259&PID=1456&snum=127
Sponsors | Actions | Bill Text | Patterns of Support
- Rep. Michael Timmons of Cumberland: (R – District 45) — e-mail
Rep. Dale Crafts of Lisbon: (R – District 56) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Rep. Russell Black of Wilton: (R – District 114) — e-mail
Sen. Earle McCormick of Kennebec: (R – District 14) — e-mail | Facebook
Sen. Roger Katz of Kennebec: (R – District 15) — e-mail | Facebook
Sen. Thomas Saviello of Franklin: (R – District 17) — e-mail
|2/3/2015||Senate||Committee on JUDICIARY
suggested and ordered printed
On motion by Senator Burns of Washington REFERRED to the Committee on JUDICIARY
Ordered sent down forthwith for concurrence.
|2/3/2015||House||Bill REFERRED to the Committee on JUDICIARY.
In concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
|3/12/2015||Senate||Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)|
An Act To Increase Compensation for 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 per mile for travel expenses from the juror’s residence to the place of holding court and return , to parking fees related to attendance at sessions of the court and to compensation at the rate of $10 $25 for each day of required attendance at sessions of the court.
This bill adds parking fees to the compensation paid to citizens who serve as jurors and increases their daily compensation rate from $10 per day to $25 per day.
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