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Submissions

Submissions

Family and Whanau Violence Legislation Bill
Submission to the Justice and Electoral Select Committee

Inquiry into Whānau access to and Management of Tūpapāku (29 June 2016)
Submission to Maori Affairs Select Committee

Adult Asthma Quick Respiratory Reference Guide (11 April 2016)
Submission to the Asthma Foundation New Zealand

The Right to Health and Indigenous Peoples (29 February 2016)
Submission to the United Nations Human Rights Office of the High Commissioner

 

Consultations

End of Life Bill (PDF)

NZNO seeks your feedback on  the End of Life Choice Bill.   The purpose of the Bill is to give people with a terminal illness or a grievous and irremediable medical condition the option of requesting assisted dying. The motivation for this Bill is compassion. It allows people who so choose, and are eligible under this Bill, to end their lives in peace and dignity, surrounded by loved ones.

The bill:

  • defines who is eligible for assisted dying
  • details the provisions to ensure that this a free choice
  • outlines the steps to ensure a person is mentally capable of understanding the nature and consequences of assisted dying. 

Feedback due to leannem@nzno.org.nz by 7 February 2018

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