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Voluntary Euthanasia Bill 2000

Bill No. 121
Long Title The purpose of this Bill is to permit a person to end his or her life deliberately with medical assistance where that person has an illness or medical condition that will most likely cause the death of that person and the pain and suffering arising from or relating to that illness or medical condition has, or is in the process of becoming, unbearable to the person.

Private Members Bill introduced by Hon. Mr Norm Kelly MLC

Status Legislative Council Second Reading
This Act comes into operation on the day on which it receives the Royal Assent
Current Bill

Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 05/10/2000  
First Reading 05/10/2000  
Second Reading 05/10/2000  
Second Reading Speech