The House of Commons has released its first reading of Bill C-14: An Act to amend the Criminal Code and make related amendments to other Acts (medical assistance in dying).
Some of the main points of Bill C-14 are the following:
- An heir to your will can sign up on your behalf
- No necessary waiting period
- Good faith protection for those around the victim
The Trudeau government is at risk of botching its last chance to reduce the harms of assisted suicide and euthanasia.