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The DC Code: § 11-1909 Deferral from jury service.

Index11 Organization and Jurisdiction of the Courts. (Refs & Annos)

A qualified prospective juror may be deferred from jury service only upon a showing of undue hardship, extreme inconvenience, public necessity, or temporary physical or mental disability which would affect service as a juror. The procedure for requesting a deferral from jury service and the procedure and basis for granting a deferral shall be set forth in the master jury plan.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 11-1909. Miscellaneous Notes Short title: See Historical and Statutory Notes following § 11-1901. DC CODE § 11-1909 Current through December 11, 2012


(Nov. 14, 1986, 100 Stat. 3635, Pub. L. 99-650, § 2.)