End of Life Choice Bill

About this bill

This bill gives people with a terminal illness the option of requesting assisted dying.

Current status

Royal Assent given 16 November 2019.
Enacted as the End of Life Choice Act 2019 (2019/67)

Member of Parliament responsible
Bill type

Member's bill



All data
Bill type Member's bill
Parliament 52
Ref 269-3
Introduced 8 June 2017
First reading 13 December 2017
Select Committee Justice Committee
Public submissions due 6 March 2018
Select Committee report back 9 April 2019
Second reading 26 June 2019
Committee of the whole House 23 October 2019
Third reading 13 November 2019
Royal Assent 16 November 2019
Enacted as End of Life Choice Act 2019 (2019/67)
Divided No

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