A BILL TO BE ENTITLED AN ACT TO CLARIFY THAT PETIT JURORS ARE REQUIRED TO TAKE THE OATH SET FORTH IN THE NORTH CAROLINA CONSTITUTION AND TO PROVIDE CONSISTENCY BETWEEN THE STATUTES SETTING FORTH THE OATHS TO BE TAKEN BY PETIT JURORS.
Amends GS 9-14 (Jury Sworn; judge decides competency), providing that the oath grand jurors will affirm or swear includes the oath required by Article VI , Section 7, of the Constitution of North Carolina and the oath required by GS 11-11.
Amends GS 11-11, making a clarifying change.
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