Thank you for your interest in supporting Maine Death with Dignity’s mission to provide fact-based information and respond to inquiries from Maine’s patients, family members, pharmacists, and healthcare providers.
Learn the Issue
On June 12, 2019, Governor Janet Mills signed LD 1313 into law, making Maine the 10th U.S. jurisdiction to protect a terminally ill adult resident’s right to end their own life in a safe, dignified manner if they choose to qualify with their physician and ultimately take the medication on their own.
Learn how your State Senator/Representative voted on the bill in 2019:
- Roll call of the 5/28/2019 House vote / roll call of the 6/3/2019 House enactment vote
- Roll call of the 5/30/2019 Senate vote / roll call of the 6/4/2019 Senate enactment vote (identical to original vote)
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