Its GO TIME!

House Bill 366 has been officially introduced in the Montana House of Representatives. This bill is a bipartisan effort to replace the death penalty with life without parole. House Bill 366 will soon be scheduled for hearing in the House Judiciary Committee. This means…

ITS GO TIME!

Your legislators need to hear from you. It only takes a little time to make a HUGE difference!

"Our forefathers expressed the once radical notion that government is compelled to protect life, liberty and property. The death penalty is inconsistent with our Constitutional principles." Rep. Adam Hertz, R-96 Sponsor - HB 366

“The death penalty system is wasteful, ineffective, and unjust. Our forefathers expressed the once radical notion that government is compelled to protect life, liberty and property. The death penalty is inconsistent with our Constitutional principles.”
Rep. Adam Hertz, R-96 Sponsor – HB 366

"The death penalty does not work as a deterrent, while at the same time putting enormous costs -human and fiscal- on the justice system" Sen. Margie MacDonald, D-26 Sponsor - HB 366

“The important thing to know about the death penalty is that it does not work as a deterrent, while at the same time putting enormous costs -human and fiscal- on the justice system”
Sen. Margie MacDonald, D-26
Sponsor – HB 366

Do you have 2 minutes?

Email your legislators TODAY, and ask for their support of House Bill 366.

Use this convenient online message form to email your legislators, and share why YOU support abolition. Tell your lawmakers that the death penalty is a system that is broken beyond repair, and it is time for capital punishment to go.

Click here to send an email now.

Do you have 5 minutes?

CALL (406) 444-4800 and leave a message for the HOUSE JUDICIARY COMMITTEE. Ask that the committee vote DO PASS ON HOUSE BILL 366.

"I believe that all life has dignity and value from conception to natural death, without exception." Sen. Albert Olszewski, R-6 Sponsor - HB 366

“I believe that all life has dignity and value from conception to natural death, without exception.”
Sen. Albert Olszewski, R-6 Sponsor – HB 366

"The death penalty has been applied unfairly and unevenly for years not only in Montana but across the United States." Sen. Tom Facey, D-50 Sponsor - HB 366

“The death penalty has been applied unfairly and unevenly for years not only in Montana but across the United States.”
Sen. Tom Facey, D-50 Sponsor – HB 366

The Legislative Information Desk is open from 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. weekdays and 8:00 a.m. to noon on Saturdays. Again, the number is (406) 444-4800 and you should ask the House Judiciary Committee to vote do pass on House Bill 366.

Do you have 10 minutes?

Write a letter to your legislator. Handwritten letters are absolutely the most persuasive way to communicate with your Representative. Legislators tell us all the time that handwritten letters can make all the difference.

Write your legislators here:

Rep. XXXX                                  AND            Senator XXXX
MT House of Representatives                      Montana Senate
PO Box 200400                                               PO Box 200500
Helena, MT 59620-0400                               Helena, MT 59620-0500

Do you have 30 minutes? DO ALL OF THE ABOVE!

Help us pass House Bill 366!