Year: 2001 Source: Crisis, v.22, no.1, (2001), p.1-2 SIEC No: 20011285

A bill passed by the Dutch parliament, “Review of Cases of Termination of Life on Request and Assistance with Suicide” is presented. The guidelines that doctors must follow when carrying out euthanasia such as due care, minors, & declaration of will, are also explored in detail. The paper emphasizes the role of regional review committees & the care physicians need to take to avoid punishment. (GS)