Key Votes

LB 476 - Elimination of the Death Penalty - Key Vote

Nebraska Key Votes

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Legislation - Bill Failed (Senate) (24-25) - (Key vote)

Title: Elimination of the Death Penalty

Highlights:
-Changes the penalty for all Class I felonies, including first degree murder, from death to life imprisonment without the possibility of parole (sec. 8). -Requires death sentences issued prior to effective date of the act to be changed to life imprisonment without parole (sec. 27).
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Elimination of the Death Penalty

Sponsors

  • Ernie Chambers (NE - N) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Dwite A. Pedersen (NE - N) (Out Of Office)