CHAPTER NO. 1052

HOUSE BILL NO. 3395

By Representatives Gunnels, Kerr

Substituted for: Senate Bill No. 3390

By Senator Miller

AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 22-2-201, relative to the amount to be paid to members of the Board of Jury Commissioners in any county having a population of not less than thirty-one thousand one hundred (31,100) nor more than thirty-one thousand four hundred (31,400), according to the 1990 Federal Census or any subsequent Federal Census for each day or fraction thereof spent in the discharge of the duties of the Board.

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

SECTION 1. Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 22-2-201(b), is amended by designating the existing language as subdivision (1), and by adding the following language to be designated as subdivision (2):

(2) Upon adoption of a resolution by a two-thirds (2/3) vote of the County Legislative Body of any county having a population of not less than thirty-one thousand one hundred (31,100) nor more than thirty-one thousand four hundred (31,400), according to the 1990 Federal Census or any subsequent Federal Census, to pay members of the Board of Jury Commissioners for such county more than the amount specified in subsection (b)(1), the County Legislative Body of such county shall set a sum of not less than one hundred dollars ($100) to be paid to each member of the Board of Jury Commissioners for each day or fraction thereof spent in the discharge of the duties of the Board, which shall be paid by the county from its general fund.

SECTION 2. This Act shall take effect upon becoming a law, the public welfare requiring it.

PASSED: May 1, 1998

APPROVED this 18th day of May 1998