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Patient (Assisted Dying) Bill [HL]


Patient (Assisted Dying) Bill [HL]




      1        Authorisation of assisted dying

      2        Qualifying conditions

      3        Declaration made in advance

      4        Further duties of attending physician

      5        Revocation of declaration

      6        Duties of physicians, and conscientious objection

      7        Psychiatric referral

      8        Notification of next of kin

      9        Protection for physicians, and other medical personnel

      10        Offences

      11        Insurance

      12        Requirements as to documentation in medical records

      13        Monitoring commission and reporting requirements

      14        Administration of drugs to patients suffering severe distress

      15        Power to make regulations

      16        Short title and extent

                  Schedule                                          Form of declaration under the Patient (Assisted Dying) Act


HL Bill 3753/2

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