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Voluntary Euthanasia Bill 1997

Bill No. 87
Long Title The purpose of this Bill is to put in place legislation to govern the administration of voluntary euthanasia in Western Australia. It proposes to create a legal and medical framework, whereby mentally competent adults suffering from an irreversible illness or condition can legally request the means to end their lives.

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 10/16/1997  
First Reading 10/16/1997  
Second Reading 10/16/1997  
Second Reading Speech