LD 160
Session - 127th Maine Legislature
LR 1324
Item 1
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An Act To Provide Reasonable Compensation to Jurors

Be it enacted by the People of the State of Maine as follows:

Sec. 1. 14 MRSA §1215,  as amended by PL 1991, c. 528, Pt. E, §13 and affected by Pt. RRR and amended by c. 591, Pt. E, §13, is further amended to read:

§ 1215. Mileage and compensation of jurors

A juror is entitled to paid mileage at the rate of 15¢ 44¢ per mile for travel expenses from the juror's residence to the place of holding court and return and to compensation at the rate of $10 $32 for each day of required attendance at sessions of the court.


This bill increases the mileage reimbursement for citizens who serve as jurors from 15¢ per mile to 44¢ per mile and the per diem compensation to $32 per day, the amount paid to Legislators for meals.

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