00 CS FOR SPONSOR SUBSTITUTE FOR SENATE BILL NO. 52(JUD)
01 "An Act providing for an advisory vote on the issue of capital punishment."
02 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA:
03 * Section 1. The lieutenant governor shall place before the qualified voters of the state at
04 the next general election the question advisory to the legislature of whether the legislature
05 should enact a law providing for capital punishment for murder in the first degree. The
06 question shall appear on the ballot in substantially the following form:
07 Q U E S T I O N
08 Shall the Alaska State Legislature enact a law providing for capital
09 punishment for murder in the first degree and establishing procedures for the
10 imposition of capital punishment that are consistent with the United States
11 Constitution as interpreted by the United States Supreme Court?
12 Yes [ ] No [ ]