States with Pentobarbital Protocols

 

List of Pentobarbital Executions

 

The following states have amended their execution protocols to require the use of pentobarbital either in a three-drug or single-drug process. Some states still retain the option of using thiopental as well as pentobarbital.

 

Alabama

  • began using pentobarbital in a three-drug process on 5/18/11, no protocol available

 

Arizona

 

Delaware

 

Florida

 

Georgia

 

Idaho

 

Mississippi

 

Montana

 

Ohio

  • 1/26/11 protocol requires pentobarbital in a one-drug process

 

Oklahoma

  • began using pentobarbital in a three-drug process on 12/16/10, no protocol available

 

South Carolina

  • began using pentobarbital in a three drug process on 5/6/2011

 

South Dakota

 

Texas

 

Virginia

  • began using pentobarbital in a three-drug process on 8/18/11, no protocol available

 

Washington

 

 

 

Updated: March 22, 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

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