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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.

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Read all about death with dignity as an end-of-life option and as legislation from our partner organization, Death with Dignity National Center on their FAQ page.

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.

See the full legislative history of the 2019 Maine Death with Dignity Act by clicking here »

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