00 CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 353(JUD)
01 "An Act exempting certain teachers at certain schools from jury service during school
02 terms; and amending Rule 15(k), Alaska Rules of 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 shall be excused by the court from
06 service as a juror during the school term if it is shown that the person is a teacher in a
07 school that is designated as failing to make adequate yearly progress under P.L. 107-
08 110. In this subsection, "teacher" means a person who serves a school district in a
09 teaching capacity in a classroom setting and is required to be certificated in order to
10 hold the position.
11 * Sec. 2. The uncodified law of the State of Alaska is amended by adding a new section to
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.