Ontario "assisted dying" legislation lacks effective oversight of the law.

Posted January 6, 2017 5:59 pm by Alex Schadenberg

Ontario "assisted dying" legislation lacks effective oversight of the law.

Alex SchadenbergExecutive Director – Euthanasia Prevention CoalitionOn June 17 the Canadian government passed Bill C-14, a bill that legalized euthanasia and assisted suicide. Bill C-14 used imprecise language, double messages, and lacked a mechanism for effective oversight of the law.I concluded my article on Bill C-14 by stating:I cannot understand why people are not concerned about the implications of the language of Bill C-14.On December 7, the Ontario government introduced Bill 84 to reconcile the laws and procedures in Ontario with Bill C-14.I am very dissappointed with Bill 84 and its lack of effective oversight of the law. Euthanasia and assisted

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