language to be deleted (2) new language
Laws of Minnesota 1992 CHAPTER 453-S.F.No. 2177 An act relating to juries; prohibiting exclusion from jury service based on a disability; amending Minnesota Statutes 1990, section 593.32. BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA: Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 1990, section 593.32, is amended to read: 593.32 [PROHIBITION OF DISCRIMINATION.] A citizen shall not be excluded from jury service in this state on account of race, color, religion, sex, national origin,
oreconomic status, or a physical or sensory disability. Sec. 2. [CERTAIN CHALLENGES FOR CAUSE.] Nothing in section 1 restricts the right to strike an individual from being impaneled on a jury for cause based on a showing that a physical or sensory disability will impair the juror's ability to try a particular case. Presented to the governor April 10, 1992 Signed by the governor April 14, 1992, 4:47 p.m.