Media Release 21 September 2017 Dr Mehreen Faruqi MLC, a member of the NSW Parliamentary Working Group on Assisted Dying, has cosponsored the introduction of the Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill 2017 into NSW Parliament. The Greens have long had the right to Voluntary Euthanasia as a policy and will vote to support the bill. […]
Dr Faruqi to move— That this House notes that: (a) voluntary euthanasia is a right and that individuals should have the freedom to make self-governing choices (b) a person who has a terminal illness, with decision-making capacity and who is experiencing unacceptable pain, suffering or distress should be able to choose to request assistance from […]
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In response to the story of Aina Ranke in today’s media (details HERE) NSW Upper and Lower House MPs have committed to pursuing the Rights of the Terminally Ill Bill jointly sponsored in the Lower House by Greens Member for Balmain Jamie Parker, Independent Member for Sydney Alex Greenwich and Independent Member for Lake Macquarie Greg […]