WRONGFUL DEATH-ASSIST SUICIDE
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Wrongful Death Act. Permits a civil action to enjoin a
health care professional or other person from aiding a suicide.
Permits certain relatives and heirs of a person who committed suicide
or attempted suicide to obtain compensatory or punitive damages from a
health care professional or other person who assisted in the suicide
or attempted suicide. Effective immediately.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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