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Assisted Dying (No. 2) Bill 2015-16

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Ballot Bill)
Sponsor:
Rob Marris

Progress of the Bill

Bill started in the House of Commons

  1. House of Commons
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  2. House of Lords
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  3. Consideration of Amendments
  4. Royal Assent

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons HC Bill 7 2015-16 (as introduced) | PDF version, 119KB 04.09.2015

Latest news on the Assisted Dying (No. 2) Bill 2015-16

This Bill did not pass its second reading debate on 11 September 2015 and will make no further progress.

The Bill was presented to Parliament through the ballot procedure on 24 June 2015. This is known as the first reading and there was no debate on the Bill at this stage.

Summary of the Assisted Dying (No. 2) Bill 2015-16

A Bill to enable competent adults who are terminally ill to choose to be provided with medically supervised assistance to end their own life; and for connected purposes.

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