CHAPTER NO. 959

HOUSE BILL NO. 2630

By Representatives Stamps, McDonald

Substituted for: Senate Bill No. 2371

By Senators Graves, Kyle, Dixon

AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 22, Chapter 4, relative to expenses involved for boarding and the sequestration of jurors. This act appropriates a sum sufficient for the 1998-99 fiscal year to the administrative office of the courts to fund the expense of jury sequestration.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF TENNESSEE:

SECTION 1. Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 22-4-102, is amended by deleting the language "eighteen dollars ($18.00) per day" and substituting instead the language "twenty-seven dollars ($27.00) a day".

SECTION 2. This act shall take effect on July 1, 1998, the public welfare requiring it.

PASSED: April 27, 1998

APPROVED this 11th day of May 1998