Your voice is critical! On April 17th, the House Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee voted to repeal the death penalty by a 2 to 1 majority. The bill is expected to go to the House floor Thursday, April 26th for a final vote. Now is the time to tell your legislators that New Hampshire deserves better than the death penalty! Send your Representatives a letter urging them to support SB 593.
Last month--for the first time since 2000--the New Hampshire Senate passed a bipartisan bill to repeal the state death penalty.
Let's keep this momentum building and make New Hampshire the 20th state to end this practice of violence.
Stay tuned for more updates and actions you can take as the repeal bill moves through the legislature.