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Florida Constitution Revision Commission

P 36: DECLARATION OF RIGHTS, Excessive punishments; delete death penalty

PROPOSAL by Roberto Martinez

DECLARATION OF RIGHTS, Excessive punishments; delete death penalty; Section 17 of Article I of the State Constitution to delete provisions authorizing the death penalty as a punishment for capital crimes designated by the Legislature and to provide for prospective application.

Last Action: 1/26/2018 - Withdrawn from further consideration
Location: Withdrawn from consideration
Proposal Text: Web Page | PDF
Committee References:
  1. Declaration of Rights (DR)
  2. Judicial (JU)

Proposal History

Date Action
10/26/2017 • Filed
11/3/2017 • Referred to Declaration of Rights; Judicial
1/19/2018 • On Committee agenda-- Declaration of Rights, 01/25/18, 8:00 am, The Capitol, Tallahassee, Florida --Temporarily Postponed
1/26/2018 • Withdrawn from Declaration of Rights; Judicial
• Withdrawn from further consideration