SB 1800: Death With Dignity
GENERAL BILL by Rader
Death With Dignity; Creating the "Death with Dignity Act"; providing criteria for qualified patients; requiring qualified patients to make oral and written requests for medication; requiring waiting periods before such requests may be made and such medication may be prescribed; specifying requirements for attending physicians; authorizing the attending physician to sign the qualified patient’s death certificate, etc.
Last Action: 3/14/2020 Senate - Died in Health Policy
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Health Policy (HP)
- Judiciary (JU)
- Rules (RC)
• Referred to Health Policy; Judiciary; Rules -SJ 174
• Introduced -SJ 174
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Health Policy
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