Grand Juries

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  • Grand Jury Statutes and Rules

Alaska

Arizona

Arizona Code of Judicial Administration. Section 5-106: State Grand Jury.

Arkansas

Arkansas Code 16-32-201. Selection of Grand Jury.

California

2012 California Rules of Court: Standard 10.50. Selection of Regular Grand Jury.

Connecticut

Connecticut Code Section 54-45. When grand jury is required. Selecting grand jury. Alternate grand jurors.

Delaware

Florida

Hawaii

Hawaii Revised Statute 612-57. Grand jury counsel; duties.

Idaho

Idaho Statute 2-201 to 2-221. Jury Selection and Service.

Illinois

705 ILCS 305. Sections 16-19.

Indiana

Iowa

Kansas

Kentucky

Kentucky Revised Statutes Chapter 29. Sections 29.200-29.260.

Louisiana

Maine

Maine Rules of Criminal Procedure. Rule 6 – The Grand Jury.

Maryland

Rule 16-107. Term of Court and Grand Jury.

Massachusetts

Michigan

Michigan Code of Criminal Procedure Section 767.7g. Grand jury convened by court of appeals; expansion of jurisdiction; petition.

Minnesota

Minnesota Statute 628.41. Grand juries; members; quorum; compensation.

Mississippi

Mississippi Code Section 13-7-7. Jurisdiction of state grand jury; petition to impanel state grand jury; impaneling state grand jury; powers and duties of impaneling judge.

Missouri

Missouri Revised Statutes: Chapter 540. Grand Juries and Their Proceedings, 540.011 to 540.331.

Montana

Montana Code Title 46, Chapter 11, Part 3: Grand Jury. 46-11-301 to 46-11-333.

Nebraska

Nebraska Revised Statute 29-1401. Grand jury; when called; death while being apprehended or in custody; procedures.

Nevada

Nevada Revised Statutes: Chapter 172. Formation of Grand Jury, NRS 172.045 to NRS 172.097.

New Hampshire

Title 59, Chapter 600-A: Multicounty grand juries.

New Jersey

New Jersey Rules of Court: Rule 3.6. Summoning the Grand Jury.

New Mexico

NMSA Article 6: Grand Juries. 31-6-1 to 31-6-15.

New York

New York Criminal Procedure Law – Article 190: The Grand Jury and its Proceedings. 190.05 – 190.90.

North Carolina

Chapter 15A – Article 31: The Grand Jury and Its Proceedings. 15A-621 to 15A-631.

North Dakota

Chapter 29-10.1. Grand Jury.

Chapter 29-10.2. State Grand Jury.

Ohio

Oklahoma

Title 22: Criminal Procedure. § 311 to 470. Grand juries, Multicounty Grand Jury Act, Indictment and Information, Transfer of Indictments, Proceedings Before Trial Arrangement and Appearance.

Oregon

Chapter 132.020: Selection of grand juries; law applicable to additional grand jury; when inquiry void.

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Rule 222. Composition and Organization of the investigating Grand Jury.

Rhode Island

Chapter 12-11: County Grand Juries.

Chapter 12-11.1: Statewide Grand Juries.

South Carolina

Title 14, Chapter 7: Juries and Jurors in Circuit Courts.

South Dakota

Chapter 16-13. Jury Lists and Panels. 16-13-20, 16-13-21, 16-13-29.

Tennessee

Title 40 – Chapter 12: Grand Jury Proceedings.

Texas

Title 1, Chapter 19: Organization of the Grand Jury.

Title 1, Chapter 20: Duties and Powers of the Grand Jury.

Utah

Virginia

Title 19.2 – Chapter 13: Grand Juries. 19.2-191 to 19.2-215.11.

Washington

RCW Chapter 10.27: Grand juries – criminal investigations. 10.27.010 – 10.27.190.

West Virginia

Chapter 52, Article 2: Grand Juries.

Wyoming