Pennsylvania Bill History


March 20th 2023, HB543 was introduced in the house. In addition, SB816 was introduced in the senate on June 23, 2023. 


In early 2021, the Pennsylvania General Assembly introduced HB1453/SB405. The bills did not move forward.


On November 14, 2019, HB 2033, the Compassionate Assisted Dignified Death Act was introduced and referred to the House Judiciary Committee. It did not move any further.


On January 26, 2017, State Senators Daylin Leach and Lisa Boscola introduced Senate Bill 238, the Pennsylvania Death with Dignity Act. The bill was referred to the Senate Judiciary Committee but did not advance.


Senator Daylin Leach previously introduced medical aid-in-dying legislation in 2007, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2014 and 2015.

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