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LB 36 - Requiring Lethal Injection - Key Vote

Nebraska Key Votes

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Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (34-12) - (Key vote)

Title: Requiring Lethal Injection

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that changes the method of and procedure for inflicting the death penalty from electrocution to lethal injection.

Highlights:
-Authorizes the Department of Correctional Services to define the details of the execution protocol (Sec. 9). -Requires the death sentence to be enforced by lethal injection and eliminates electrocution as a means of execution (Sec. 9).
Legislation - Became Law Without Governor's Signature (Executive) -

Title: Requiring Lethal Injection

Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Requiring Lethal Injection

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