Jury Duty Policy and Procedure
The Jury Duty Policy and Procedure (sample) is available free to download, customize and print 24/7 at your convenience for your church administrative office, Human Resources Dept., etc.
The policy below for jury duty is available free to download and use as a tool or sample for your church administrative office or Human Resources Dept. to create their own Jury Duty Policy and Procedure or you are welcome to use this one as is.
What is jury duty?
Jury duty or jury service is a service as a juror in a legal proceeding.
Jury duty is when a U.S. citizen is summoned to serve on a jury in a court proceeding. An employer is not required by federal law to pay you for time not worked, including jury duty, but some state laws do require that employees be paid when serving jury duty. You cannot be fired for taking off for jury duty.
The policy and procedure for jury duty below includes:
- Policy and Procedure Name
- Policy - [Church
Name] encourages employees and/or volunteers to fulfill their civic responsibilities
as members of their local community. Jury duty is considered one of these civic
responsibilities to fulfill.
- Procedure - Employees
or volunteers who are called to serve on a jury will be excused from work for
the duration of their term and provided the term served is more than three
days, will receive the different in wage, if applicable, between the jury
compensation and their regular wages from [Church Name] for the number of days
served. For periods of three days or less, full pay will be given if
employee receives a summons for jury duty, he/she will bring the form to
his/her supervisor or the Senior Pastor as soon as possible to ensure the
proper financial arrangements are made. When the employee is paid for jury
duty, a copy of the payment check is to be submitted and the adjustment will be
made in the next paycheck.
- Statement - I have
read the Jury Duty Policy, I understand and I agree to abide by the terms.
- Employee and/or Volunteer's Signature and Date
Click on the link to download the sample Policy and Procedure for Jury Duty below:
Jury Duty Policy and Procedure (Sample)
If you need to modify this form, try the site: Free PDF Services
. You can convert this Adobe file into a Word document free of charge
and make the necessary changes.
You will need Adobe Reader (the latest version is recommended) installed on your computer in order to save or open these forms.
You can get Adobe Reader free here
(a new window will open so you can download it without leaving this page).
If you want to open the file in your browser window, just click on one of the links above. However, if you want to download the file to view later, then right-click on the link and choose "Save Target As" or "Save File As". Then select where you want to save the file on your hard drive.
If you would like to receive access to the FreeChurchForms.com Table of Contents
that has all the free church forms, certificates, flyers, brochures, letters, games and more that are listed in alphabetical order by category with links leading to the page to immediately download just simply sign up for my free monthly newsletter below. You will also receive access to my free 14 Page eBook - "Top Ten Tips on How to Organize Your Office"
as a Thank You Gift for signing up. Enjoy! :)
Note: These sample forms are meant to serve as example forms and should not be construed as legal documents. Please contact a legal professional for legal language for your specific organization.
Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions.
Return to Church Policy Manual from Jury Duty Policy and Procedure (Sample).