Jurors; increases the daily compensation. (SB730)

Introduced By

Sen. Lynwood Lewis (D-Accomac) with support from co-patrons Del. Angelia Williams Graves (D-Norfolk), and Sen. Lionell Spruill (D-Chesapeake)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Jurors; compensation. Increases the daily compensation for jurors from $30 to $50. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/21/2022Presented and ordered printed 22104517D
01/21/2022Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
01/24/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB730)
02/02/2022Reported from Judiciary (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2022Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
02/09/2022Reported from Finance and Appropriations with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2022Impact statement from DHCD/CLG (SB730)
02/10/2022Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2022Read second time
02/11/2022Reading of amendment waived
02/11/2022Committee amendment agreed to
02/11/2022Engrossed by Senate as amended SB730E
02/11/2022Printed as engrossed 22104517D-E
02/11/2022Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2022Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB730E)
02/22/2022Placed on Calendar
02/22/2022Read first time
02/22/2022Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/22/2022Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #2
02/23/2022Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 1-N)
02/28/2022Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 1-N)
02/28/2022Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
03/02/2022Reported from Courts of Justice (19-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2022Referred to Committee on Appropriations
03/04/2022Tabled in Appropriations (14-Y 8-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2022Reconsidered by Appropriations
03/07/2022Tabled in Appropriations (13-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)


MRWBA Legislative Committee, tracking this bill in Photosynthesis, notes:

Would increase the jury duty allowance from $30 to $50. Original version increased daily allowance to $100, but was amended to $50 in committee. Passed Senate unanimously.