Bills and Legislation

"A bill to enable competent adults who are terminally ill to be provided at their request with specified assistance to end their own life"

Assisted Dying Bill 2013-14


Lord Falconer presents his Private Member's Bill to Parliament

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Lord Falconer has presented his promised 'assisted dying' bill to Parliament. The bill needs careful study rather than instant applause or criticism. Living and Dying Well, as an organisation focusing on evidence and analysis, will scrutinise the bill carefully and deliver its verdict in due course.

The text of the bill can be seen here.