Lengthy voluntary assisted dying debate ahead in Tasmanian lower house with amendments to be put forward

Adam Holmes
Updated March 1 2021 - 4:20pm, first published 3:39pm
While Labor leader Bec White says the party won't put forward amendments to the VAD bill, they are expected to be put forward from government members who have a conscience vote in the matter.
While Labor leader Bec White says the party won't put forward amendments to the VAD bill, they are expected to be put forward from government members who have a conscience vote in the matter.

More than 100 amendments to the voluntary assisted dying bill were circulated last week, according to a government minister, as the lower house prepares to begin a lengthy debate on the laws from Tuesday.

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Adam Holmes

Adam Holmes

Journalist at The Examiner and Advocate, Tasmania

From Adelaide to south-west Victoria, Bendigo to Tasmania, I've provided in-depth stories in politics, environmental affairs, issues facing disadvantaged communities, legal affairs and much more. Contact me at adam.holmes@examiner.com.au or on Twitter at @adamholmes010

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