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Archive for the Voluntary assisted dying law – Tasmania Category

Looking ahead to an exciting and successful 2017

2017 looks as if it will be an exciting breakthrough year for assisted dying legislation in Australia, with Tasmania in an historic position to be the first State with such legislation.  The Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill 2016 has already been moved in the Parliament and will be debated

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Summary of the new Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill 2016

A summary of the new Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill 2016 has been added to our website.  You can access it here.

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New Tasmanian Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill 2016

The new Tasmanian Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill 2016  was moved in the Tasmanian Parliament on 17 November 2016.  Go to more information, and to our first campaign Issues Paper, Voluntary Assisted Dying – The Basics .  Lots more information to come including in the next newsletter to be published soon.

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Salamanca on 10 September

Tomorrow, Saturday, 10 September, we have a stall at Salamanca Market. If you’re in Hobart, come and say hello, tell us your reasons for supporting voluntary assisted dying legislation and get information on what you can do to help to get it. We’re building up to the

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AGM and presentations on the Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill 2016

We’d love to see you at the DwDTas AGM followed by the public presentation by Lara Giddings and Cassy O’Connor on the Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill 2016 that they intend to move in the Tasmanian Parliament. It’s on Friday 19 August, starting at 1.30 pm, in the Nell

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Good article in today’s Mercury

This morning in the Mercury there’s a great article by Cassy O’Connor supporting the new Tasmanian Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill. We urge you to write letters of support and comment on the page.

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Great news on the next Tasmanian Bill

Great news – there was an announcement today 26 February about the new Tasmanian Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill to be moved in June and an online petition for people to express their support. The petition is not yet online but we will let you know as soon

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