Ja in Kayangel, Ngarchelong, Ngaraard, Ngiwal, Melekeok, Ngchesar,
Airai, Aimeliik, Ngatpang, Ngaremlengui, Ngardmau, Koror, Peleliu, Angaur,
Nein in Hatohobei.
"Constitutional Proposal No. 2-255
A CONSTITUTIONAL PROPOSAL
To amend Article IV of the Constitution, by adding a new section.
RESOLVED, that the following be agreed upon as part of the Palau Constitution.
Section 1. Amendment. A new section to be included in Article IV of the
Constitution shall read as follows:
"Section 14. The Olbiil Era Kelulau may provide for a trial by jury, in criminal
and civil cases, as prescribed by law; provided, however, that where a criminal
offense is to have been committed after December 31, 2009, and where such criminal
offense is punishable by a sentence of imprisonment of twelve (12) years or more,
the accused shall have the right to a trial by a jury, as prescribed by law."