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A05261 Summary:

BILL NO    A05261B

SAME AS    SAME AS S05814

SPONSOR    Paulin (MS)

COSPNSR    Dinowitz, Galef, Zebrowski, Gottfried, Blake

MLTSPNSR   Braunstein, Crouch, Duprey, Skartados

Add Art 28-F SS2899-d - 2899-v, Pub Health L

Relates to patient self-determination at end of life; authorizes a physician
with a bona fide physician-patient relationship with a patient with a terminal
illness or condition to prescribe a lethal dose of the medication to be
self-administered; defines terminal illness or condition to be an illness or
condition which can reasonably be expected to cause death within six months,
whether or not treatment is provided; provides immunity to health care
providers.
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