STATE OF NEW YORK
November 26, 2018
Introduced by Sen. BENJAMIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules
AN ACT to amend the judiciary law, in relation to removing the lifetime
ban on jury duty for convicted felons who have completed their
The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-bly, do enact as follows:
1 Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 510 of the judiciary law, as
2 amended by chapter 86 of the laws of 1995, is amended to read as
4 3. [Not have been] If convicted of a felony, have completed any
5 sentencing related to such conviction, including any period of probation
6 or parole.
7 § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
 is old law to be omitted.