H.J.Res. 224 (103rd): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to prohibit the death penalty.
Jul 1, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on July 1, 1993, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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Last Updated: Jul 1, 1993
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- 7/1/1993--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Prohibits imposition of the death penalty.
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