US HB262 | 2021-2022 | 117th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 74-0)
Status: Introduced on January 11 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-01-11 - Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Prohibits the imposition of a death penalty sentence for a violation of federal law. A person sentenced to death before enactment of this bill must be resentenced.

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Title

Federal Death Penalty Prohibition Act

Sponsors

Rep. Ayanna Pressley [D-MA]Rep. Alma Adams [D-NC]Rep. Nanette Barragan [D-CA]Rep. Karen Bass [D-CA]
Rep. Joyce Beatty [D-OH]Rep. Sanford Bishop [D-GA]Rep. Earl Blumenauer [D-OR]Rep. Suzanne Bonamici [D-OR]
Rep. Jamaal Bowman [D-NY]Rep. Anthony Brown [D-MD]Rep. Cori Bush [D-MO]Rep. G. Butterfield [D-NC]
Rep. Katherine Clark [D-MA]Rep. Yvette Clarke [D-NY]Rep. Emanuel Cleaver [D-MO]Rep. Gerald Connolly [D-VA]
Rep. Jim Cooper [D-TN]Rep. Danny Davis [D-IL]Rep. Madeleine Dean [D-PA]Rep. Diana DeGette [D-CO]
Rep. Suzan DelBene [D-WA]Rep. Mark DeSaulnier [D-CA]Rep. Dwight Evans [D-PA]Rep. Jesus Garcia [D-IL]
Rep. Alcee Hastings [D-FL]Rep. Pramila Jayapal [D-WA]Rep. Hakeem Jeffries [D-NY]Rep. Henry Johnson [D-GA]
Rep. Mondaire Jones [D-NY]Rep. Marcy Kaptur [D-OH]Rep. Ro Khanna [D-CA]Rep. Daniel Kildee [D-MI]
Rep. Jimmy Gomez [D-CA]Rep. Brenda Lawrence [D-MI]Rep. Barbara Lee [D-CA]Rep. Ted Lieu [D-CA]
Rep. Zoe Lofgren [D-CA]Rep. Alan Lowenthal [D-CA]Rep. Tom Malinowski [D-NJ]Rep. Betty McCollum [D-MN]
Rep. James McGovern [D-MA]Rep. Gregory Meeks [D-NY]Rep. Gwen Moore [D-WI]Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC]
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez [D-NY]Rep. Ilhan Omar [D-MN]Rep. Frank Pallone [D-NJ]Rep. Chellie Pingree [D-ME]
Rep. Mark Pocan [D-WI]Rep. Jamie Raskin [D-MD]Rep. Bobby Rush [D-IL]Rep. John Sarbanes [D-MD]
Rep. Mary Gay Scanlon [D-PA]Rep. Janice Schakowsky [D-IL]Rep. Adam Smith [D-WA]Rep. Abigail Spanberger [D-VA]
Rep. Bennie Thompson [D-MS]Rep. Rashida Tlaib [D-MI]Rep. Lori Trahan [D-MA]Rep. David Trone [D-MD]
Rep. Nydia Velazquez [D-NY]Rep. Bonnie Coleman [D-NJ]Rep. Peter Welch [D-VT]Rep. Susan Wild [D-PA]
Rep. Nikema Williams [D-GA]Rep. Donald McEachin [D-VA]Rep. Haley Stevens [D-MI]Rep. Paul Tonko [D-NY]
Rep. David Cicilline [D-RI]Rep. Ritchie Torres [D-NY]Rep. Michael San Nicolas [D-GU]Rep. Robert Scott [D-VA]
Rep. Andy Levin [D-MI]Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz [D-FL]

History

DateChamberAction
2021-01-11HouseReferred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
2021-01-11HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

HB97 (Related) 2021-03-01 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.

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