Australian Elder Law

Legislation should be enacted to allow medically assisted dying, that is, to allow medical practitioners to prescribe a lethal dose of a drug to a person who wishes to die.

Research and write a law reform submission that takes a position for or against this proposal.

Briefly explain relevant background information and context for this law reform proposal. Why is this topic one that lawmakers should address?

2. Position
State your position on the law reform proposal and the main reasons for your position. Ideally, express the main reasons in dot points.

3. Discussion
Explain the reasons why you support or oppose the law reform proposal, using information collected from research sources. To be convincing, your submission must be clearly argued and supported by evidence. Include lessons learned from at least one jurisdiction that has experience with the proposed law reform.



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