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Restoring Territory Rights (Dying with Dignity) Bill 2016


Type
Private
Originating house
Senate
Status
Before Senate
Sponsor
DI NATALE, Sen Richard; GALLAGHER, Sen Katy

Summary

Amends the Australian Capital Territory (Self-Government) Act 1988 and Northern Territory (Self-Government) Act 1978 to remove the prohibition on legalising voluntary euthanasia; and repeals the Euthanasia Laws Act 1997.

Progress of bill

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Senate
Introduced and read a first time 01/03/16  
Second reading moved 01/03/16  
Lapsed at prorogation 17/04/16  
Restored to Notice Paper 19/04/16  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

Bills Digest



Notes