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#Dying with dignity

# dying-with-dignity - Last week 27th November 2022 - 3rd December 2022

Terms of reference agreed for special committee on assisted dying
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Terms of reference agreed for special committee on assisted dying

Wed 7:22 PM 7,169 Views 6 Comments

PBP TD Gino Kenny has said that he hopes to see the Committee established before Christmas.

# dying-with-dignity - Last month November 2022

Special committee on assisted dying to be established 'as soon as humanly possible'
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Special committee on assisted dying to be established 'as soon as humanly possible'

Nov 22nd 2022, 3:57 PM 9,065 Views 25 Comments

TD Gino Kenny said that delays to the establishment of the committee have been “extremely frustrating”.

Dying with Dignity bill needs more 'teasing out', says Taoiseach
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Dying with Dignity bill needs more 'teasing out', says Taoiseach

Nov 15th 2022, 2:06 PM 9,794 Views 19 Comments

The Dying with Dignity Bill was tabled by People Before Profit TD Gino Kenny.

# dying-with-dignity - This year 2022

Special committee on assisted dying expected to begin in October
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Special committee on assisted dying expected to begin in October

Jul 15th 2022, 3:48 PM 9,326 Views 29 Comments

TD Gino Kenny says he hopes it is the beginning of a serious conversation around the issue.

# dying-with-dignity - Last year 2021

Special committee on assisted dying expected to begin in early 2022
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Special committee on assisted dying expected to begin in early 2022

Nov 18th 2021, 3:20 PM 9,178 Views 9 Comments

The formation of the committee was recommended in July.

Establishment of Special Committee to examine Dying with Dignity Bill recommended
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Establishment of Special Committee to examine Dying with Dignity Bill recommended

Jul 21st 2021, 6:30 PM 8,423 Views 13 Comments

The Justice Committee said today that the proposed legislation has “serious technical issues”.

# dying-with-dignity - All time

The Explainer: Is assisted dying going to become legal in Ireland soon?
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The Explainer: Is assisted dying going to become legal in Ireland soon?

Oct 16th 2020, 7:30 AM 11,730 Views 17 Comments

Gino Kenny’s Dying With Dignity Bill passed through the Dáil recently – we look at the journey to get there, and what happens next.

From a social 'evil' to Supreme Court scrutiny: the long journey to Ireland's landmark assisted dying vote
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From a social 'evil' to Supreme Court scrutiny: the long journey to Ireland's landmark assisted dying vote

Oct 10th 2020, 9:30 AM 19,993 Views 69 Comments

The Dáil voted to send the Dying with Dignity Bill to committee stage earlier this week.

'I think Ireland is ready for this': Campaigners welcome result of Dáil vote on assisted dying legislation
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'I think Ireland is ready for this': Campaigners welcome result of Dáil vote on assisted dying legislation

Oct 8th 2020, 6:01 PM 39,998 Views 63 Comments

The Dying with Dignity Bill passed to committee stage last night.

The Dying with Dignity Bill has been voted to committee stage
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The Dying with Dignity Bill has been voted to committee stage

Oct 7th 2020, 10:22 PM 31,021 Views 58 Comments

The vote was passed by 81 votes to 71 meaning the bill will now proceed to committee stage.

Our 'last human right' or a 'slippery slope'? Inside the debate on assisted dying ahead of today's Dáil vote
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Our 'last human right' or a 'slippery slope'? Inside the debate on assisted dying ahead of today's Dáil vote

Oct 7th 2020, 12:05 AM 20,283 Views 40 Comments

TDs will vote today on whether to approve a bill that would legalise assisted dying.

'Willingness on all sides' sees assisted dying become political reality ahead of Dáil vote
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'Willingness on all sides' sees assisted dying become political reality ahead of Dáil vote

Oct 4th 2020, 6:15 AM 16,629 Views 35 Comments

The Dying with Dignity Bill will be subject to a Dáil vote on Wednesday.

'It is up to the Dáil': Government won't need referendum to introduce assisted dying law
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'It is up to the Dáil': Government won't need referendum to introduce assisted dying law

Oct 1st 2020, 12:05 AM 29,103 Views 55 Comments

TDs are set to debate the Dying with Dignity Bill 2020 in the Dáil today.

Government seeks to delay Dying with Dignity Bill and send issue to special Oireachtas committee
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Government seeks to delay Dying with Dignity Bill and send issue to special Oireachtas committee

Updated Sep 29th 2020, 6:37 PM 22,385 Views 52 Comments

The proposed legislation would allow medical professionals assist terminally ill persons end their own life.

Explainer: Everything you need to know about the assisted dying bill set to come before the Dáil
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Explainer: Everything you need to know about the assisted dying bill set to come before the Dáil

Sep 29th 2020, 12:05 AM 29,717 Views 56 Comments

New legislation could soon see assisted dying legalised in Ireland.

'What I am asking is to be given a choice': Vicky Phelan urges politicians to support Dying with Dignity Bill
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'What I am asking is to be given a choice': Vicky Phelan urges politicians to support Dying with Dignity Bill

Sep 14th 2020, 3:34 PM 33,046 Views 40 Comments

The Dying with Dignity Bill will be introduced in the Dáil tomorrow.

Column: Dying with dignity is a right, not a privilege
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Column: Dying with dignity is a right, not a privilege

Sep 3rd 2011, 9:34 AM 460 Views 11 Comments

We all hope for a good death – but in the current system not many of us will get one, writes Sharon Foley of the Irish Hospice Foundation.