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See what’s happening and get involved in your state! Note: Death with Dignity National Center is active in states listed in bold below the map.

Current as of August 7, 2020
  • States with a death with dignity statute
  • States with death with dignity legal by court decision
  • States considering death with dignity this year/session
  • States with no legislative activity this year/session

States with Death with Dignity legal by court decision

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Learn where your state stands on death with dignity and what you can do to help.

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Are you asking yourself, "When I die, what will be my legacy?" Learn how your planned gift brings peace of mind to future generations.

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Like our country, death with dignity rests on the principles of autonomy and self-determination. Declare your own, personal independence to make your own decisions at the end of life.

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