Victorian Assisted Dying Law Comes Into Effect

  • June 19, 2019

Today the State of Victoria, Australia, enacts the Voluntary Assisted Dying Act 2017.

Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews says, "We've taken a compassionate approach to give to people that choice, those options, that dignity hopefully for a good death which is a really important part of a good quality of life as well."

You can read more about how the Victorian legislation will work here: 

Read the Voluntary Assisted Dying Act 2017 here: