ACT agrees to clearer definition of 'last stages of life' in VAD laws

Jasper Lindell
May 15 2024 - 5:30am

Clearer definitions of what it means to be in the last stages of life and to have an advanced terminal condition will be included in amended voluntary assisted dying laws set to be debated in the ACT's parliament.

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Jasper Lindell

Jasper Lindell

Assembly Reporter

Jasper Lindell joined The Canberra Times in 2018. He is a Legislative Assembly reporter, covering ACT politics and government. He also writes about development, transport, heritage, local history, literature and the arts, as well as contributing to the Times' Panorama magazine. He was previously a Sunday Canberra Times reporter.

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