Key Votes

H Amdt 497 - Death Sentence Amendment - Key Vote

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Stage Details

Amendment - Amendment Rejected (House) (113-300) - (Key vote)

Title: Death Sentence Amendment

Vote Result
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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt an amendment requiring courts to sentence each defendant to life imprisonment, rather than the death penalty, in cases where the court has any doubt about the defendant's guilt.

Amendment - Introduced (House) -

Title: Death Sentence Amendment


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