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Weeks 7 & 8/2019 in the Death with Dignity Movement

February 25, 2019

In the two weeks from February 11 to February 24, 2019:

  • New Mexico House of Representatives Judiciary Committee passed the End of Life Options Act 9 to 3.
  • The Maryland End-of-Life Options Act was heard in the House Health and Government Operations Committee and the Senate. Meanwhile, a Goucher College poll showed 62 percent of Marylanders favor the pending legislation.
  • A death with dignity bill was introduced in Nevada, bringing the total number of assisted dying bills this session to 14.
  • The Montana State House passed a bill criminalizing physician aid in dying.
  • A death with dignity bill was introduced in Arkansas, for the first time in state history.

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