General Information Packet
Compassion & Choices is supporting the End-of-Life Option Act (SB 128) introduced in the California Legislature in January. The legislation, coauthored by Senator Lois Wolk and Senator Bill Monning, would allow terminally ill Californians to request a medication to bring about a peaceful death if their suffering becomes unbearable. See how you can get involved.
Senate Bill 128: Floor Debate June 4, 2015
Support SB 128 Today by Sending a Letter to Lawmakers
Click one of the links below to send a letter in support of SB128 to your elected official. You have two options: Send a letter via the web using out easy-to-use online tool or download and print the letter and send it via mail.
Join us for the Assembly Heath Committee hearing on Tuesday, July 7
California Senate Passes SB128 in a Historic Vote to Authorize Aid in Dying
Just two weeks after the California Medical Association dropped its 28-year opposition to aid-in-dying legislation the Senate approves the End of Life Option Act (SB 128) with a 23-14 vote. The bill now moves to the Assembly, where the deadline to pass the bill is Sept. 11. Read more here.
If your end-of-life plans aren’t in place yet, follow the link below to find the most recent forms and resources for end-of-life planning.
CALIFORNIA END-OF-LIFE RESOURCES PAGE
Making plans and communicating them is absolutely necessary to ensure we get what we want – and avoid enduring anything we don’t – at the end of life, even if we’re unable to speak for ourselves…more
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In This Section
California - Home
- The Power of Stories
- Sign up to learn more
- California Mom Christy O’Donnell Fights to Die on Her Own Terms
- Get Involved
- An Evening with Barbara Mancini – Somerville MA – Dec 8
- Pass the Aid in Dying Law Here in Connecticut
- RSVP for Graceful Aging and Mindful Dying at Congregation Beth Israel
- Vote in NJ on the Aid in Dying for the Terminally Ill Act
- The Journey Home: An African American Conversation
- Tell your senator that you support New Jersey’s Aid in Dying for the Terminally Ill Act
- Thank You Senator Savino and Why I Support Aid in Dying
- New Jersey – Screening of The Last Campaign of Governor Booth Gardner in Eatontown
- New Jersey – Screening of The Last Campaign of Governor Booth Gardner in Redbank
- Reception at Stockton College on Aid in Dying
- New Jersey – Senate Hearing – Monday, December 8 – Come to Trenton!
- Brittany Maynard Telephone Town Hall
- House Party in Princeton for Barbara Mancini
- NJ – Senate Committee Vote – Monday, December 15 – Come to Trenton!
Call an End-of-Life Consultant 800-247-7421