"In 2010, American Humane Association commissioned a study on the costs of both methods of euthanasia which proved that EBI is not only an infinitely more humane method, but less than half the cost to communities than the outdated and unnecessary use of gas chambers.
"We thank Governor Corbett and Rep. Maher for their support, and Senator Dinniman for his steadfast leadership and unwavering commitment towards making this law a reality."
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