Washington State's Death with Dignity Act: 2010 Annual Report


Official report on the implementation of physician-assisted suicide in Washington State in 2010

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Washington’s Death with Dignity Act (DWDA), enacted in 2008, allows doctors to supply lethal drugs to terminally ill and mentally capable patients who request them for purposes of suicide. The DWDA requires the Washington Department of Health to collect information on the operation of the Act and to issue annual reports.

The report on Calendar Year 2010 may be accessed here.

The first annual report can be accessed below:

Washington State's Death With Dignity Act: 2009 Annual Report

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