Raised H.B. No. 6645
Session Year 2013
 


AN ACT CONCERNING COMPASSIONATE AID IN DYING FOR TERMINALLY ILL PATIENTS.

To allow a physician to prescribe medication at the request of a mentally competent patient that has a terminal illness that such patient may self-administer to bring about his or her death.

Introduced by:
Public Health Committee

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Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 3/15/2013Public Hearing 03/20
 3/13/2013Referred to Joint Committee on Public Health

Co-sponsors of HB-6645

Sen. Edward Meyer, 12th Dist.
Rep. Philip J. Miller, 36th Dist.
Rep. Elizabeth B. Ritter, 38th Dist.
Rep. Brian H. Sear, 47th Dist.

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