U.S. Code > Title 2 > Chapter 2 > § 30a - Jury duty exemption of elected officials of legislative branch
Current as of: February 2010
(a) Notwithstanding any other provision of Federal, State or
local law, no elected official of the legislative branch of the
United States Government shall be required to serve on a grand or
petit jury, convened by any Federal, State or local court, whether
such service is requested by judicial summons or by some other
means of compulsion.
(b) "Elected official of the legislative branch" shall mean each
Member of the United States House of Representatives, the Delegates
from the District of Columbia, Guam, the American Virgin Islands,
and American Samoa, and the Resident Commissioner from Puerto Rico,
and each United States Senator.
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