HB 325 2012
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FLORIDA HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
A bill to be entitled1An act relating to execution of death sentences;2amending s. 922.10, F.S.; providing that a death3sentence shall be executed by electrocution or firing4squad, rather than lethal injection; providing for5designation of the number and members of a firing6squad by the warden; providing that each firing squad7member shall be considered an executioner; amending s.8922.105, F.S.; conforming provisions to changes made9to the method of execution; providing for an election10of execution method for persons subject to a mandate11pursuant to a decision by the Florida Supreme Court12affirming the sentence of death on or within a13specified period after the effective date of the act;14amending s. 945.10, F.S.; conforming provisions to15changes made to the method of execution; providing16applicability; providing an effective date.1718Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida:1920Section 1. Section 922.10, Florida Statutes, is amended to21read:22922.10 Execution of death sentence; executioner.
A death23sentence shall be executed by electrocution or firing squad24lethal injection in accordance with s. 922.105. The warden of25the state prison shall, in the case of electrocution, designate26the executioner or, in the case of a firing squad, shall27designate the number and members thereof, each of whom shall be28