|Proposed Bill No. 5166
January Session, 2013
|LCO No. 306
|Referred to Committee on JUDICIARY
|REP. SAMPSON, 80th Dist.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:
That chapter 952 of the general statutes be amended to restore the crime of capital felony, punishable by death, for any person convicted under the provisions of section 53a-54b of the general statutes for a murder committed on or after the effective date of this act.
Statement of Purpose:
To restore the death penalty in Connecticut.
Note: This bill seemed to die quietly in the state legislation, but do readers out there feel that Connecticut should return to the usage of Capital Punishment?