OR HB2232 | 2019 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 7-0)
Status: Introduced on January 14 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-01-15 - Referred to Health Care.
Pending: House Health Care Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Prohibits anyone other than patient from administering medication to end patient's life in humane and dignified manner. Defines "self-administer." Expands definition of "terminal disease." Permits patient to request medication to end patient's life in humane and dignified manner no earlier than 90 days after receiving terminal diagnosis. Creates exception to 90-day waiting period for patient with less than six months to live.

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Title

Relating to death with dignity.

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2019-01-15HouseReferred to Health Care.
2019-01-14HouseFirst reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.

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