Our Right to Decide: ACT should be added to McMahon's territory rights bill, inquiry hears

Dan Jervis-Bardy
By Dan Jervis-Bardy
September 26 2021 - 7:30pm
A parliamentary inquiry is examining Country Liberal Senator Sam McMahon's bill to restore the NT's right to legislate on voluntary assisted dying. Picture: Keegan Carroll

A bill to restore the Northern Territory's right to legislate on voluntary euthanasia should be broadened to include the ACT to avoid creating a fresh form of discrimination against Canberrans, legal experts have told a parliamentary inquiry.

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Dan Jervis-Bardy

Dan Jervis-Bardy

Federal Politics Reporter

Dan covers federal politics from Parliament House, with a special focus on climate policy and the NDIS. He has previously reported on ACT politics and urban affairs since joining the Canberra Times in 2018.