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Proposed Assisted Dying for Terminally Ill Adults (Scotland) Bill

Liam McArthur, Orkney Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats

This is a proposal for a Member’s Bill

Draft proposal

Date lodged: 22 September 2021

This is a proposal for a Member's Bill to enable competent adults who are terminally ill to be provided at their request with assistance to end their life.

Consultation closing date: The consultation closes at 23.59pm on Wednesday 22 December 2021

Accompanied by Consultation Document

Watch Liam McArthur MSP speaking about his proposed Member's Bill here:



You can complete the survey by clicking on this link:

Assisted Dying Survey

You can view the description of this proposed Member's Bill in alternative formats here:

Alternative Formats