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Jury Service

Volume 244: debated on Tuesday 11 November 1930

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asked the Home Secretary whether he will consider the desirability of exempting people over GO years of age from compulsory service on a jury?

Persons over 60 years of age are not in general liable for jury service, unless their name has in fact been marked as a juror in the register of electors. It is open to any such person to apply to the registration officer that his name should not be so marked in future years.