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RSC (2012-5) Death Penalty
The two House death penalty bills, HB 949, advocating repeal, and HB 586, which would add killing in a correctional institution as a capital offense, were heard by the Judiciary Committee March 20. SB 872, the repeal cross-file of HB 949, was heard by Judicial Proceedings March 7. No action has been taken in either chamber.