Death Penalty Abolition

House Bill Number: 
115

House Bill 115 would abolish the death penalty and create a sentence of life imprisonment without parole.

Here's more information from the Kentucky Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty.

Bill Sponsor(s): 
Rep. Chad McCoy + 15 others

KFTC's platform supports the abolition of the death penalty.

HB 115, with 30 cosponsors from both parties, was assigned to the House Judiciary Committee. House leaders would not allow the bill to be brought up for a hearing or a vote.

KFTC's Position: 
KFTC Supports