Death Penalty Abolition Amendment

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Death Penalty Abolition Amendment[1]  (1992) 
The Government of the United States of America
Proposed June 29, 1992 (failed)

There have been over ten thousand attempts to amend the United States Constitution, but only 27 attempts have succeeded.

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The death penalty shall not be imposed by the United States, or by any State, Territory, or other jurisdiction within the United States.


  1. "Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to prohibit the death penalty. (Introduced in House)". Retrieved 2009-12-05.