Both the Indiana State House and Senate introduced legislation that would authorize medical aid in dying in Indiana on January 8, 2019. House bill 1184, the Indiana Medical Aid in Dying Act was introduced by Rep. Matt Pierce. Senate bill 300 (by the same name) was introduced by Sen. Lonnie Randolph. Both bills have been referred to the Committee on Public Health.
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