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S.1331/H.2246: An Act relative to end of life options helps terminally ill patients have the option to avoid unnecessary extreme pain and suffering at the end of life.

About the Bill

Faced with a terminal diagnosis, adult residents of Massachusetts deserve the full range of options for care at the end of life.  This includes the option of requesting a prescription from their doctor that they can take to bring about a peaceful death. This option is referred to as medical aid in dying.