Heather Hobbs joins The New American to discuss two bills (SB579 & HB2217) that are currently in the pipeline in Oregon related to the Death with Dignity Act. The two amendments that have been introduced relate to a required waiting period for assisted suicide, as well as expanding the methods of acquiring medications.
15-day waiting period amendment to Death with Dignity Act (SB579)
Limiting death with dignity to be administered by patient only (HB2217)
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