Juries; fine for failure to respond to questionnaire. (SB699)

Introduced By

Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Juries; fine for failure to respond to questionnaire. Permits a court to fine a person no more than $200 for failure to respond to a request from a jury commissioner or clerk of court containing questions to ascertain such person's eligibility to serve on a jury. The bill provides that prior to assessing such fine, the court may issue a rule to show cause regarding why the person failed to respond to the request. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/07/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20102796D
01/07/2020Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
01/20/2020Continued to 2021 in Judiciary (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
12/04/2020Left in Judiciary

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