May 28, 2009(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.
-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).