CSHB 353(HES): "An Act relating to jury duty; and amending Rule 15(k), Alaska Rules of Administration."
00 CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 353(HES) 01 "An Act relating to jury duty; and amending Rule 15(k), Alaska Rules of 02 Administration." 03 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA: 04 * Section 1. AS 09.20.030 is amended by adding a new subsection to read: 05 (b) A person may claim exemption and may be excused by the court from 06 service as a juror during the school year if it is shown that the person is a teacher in a 07 school that has failed to make adequate yearly progress under P.L. 107-110. In this 08 subsection, "teacher" means a person who serves a school district in a teaching 09 capacity in a classroom setting and is required to be certificated in order to hold the 10 position. 11 * Sec. 2. The uncodified law of the State of Alaska is amended by adding a new section to 12 read: 13 INDIRECT COURT RULE AMENDMENT. AS 09.20.030(b), added by sec. 1 of 14 this Act, has the effect of amending Rule 15(k), Alaska Rules of Administration, by
01 establishing an additional cause for exemption from jury service.