Dying with Dignity
August 2009: AMA Tasmania does not support physician assisted suicide or voluntary euthanasia. AMA Tasmania contends that "dying with dignity" is not synonymous with euthanasia although this phrase has now almost become a euphemism for premature death intentionally brought about by medical means.
Click here for the AMA Tasmania submission to the Enquiry into the Dying with Dignity Bill 2009
Letter of addemdum Click here