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The Iowa legislature has introduced Iowa Our Care, Our Options Act (HF533/HF612/HF2288/SF2101). If passed, this bill would allow residents in Iowa to access to medical aid in dying.
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Death with Dignity laws have been proven effective at improving healthcare quality at the end of life, regardless of whether or not an individual chooses to hasten their death.
Bills Referred to Committee
Session Ends, Bills Carry Over to 2024 Legislative Session
Bill Does Not Advance
Iowa lawmakers introduce the Our Care, Our Options Act (HF475), and it is referred to the Human Resources Committee. The bill does not move forward.
Bill Introduced But Does Not Move Forward
HF475 is introduced February 10. The bill does not move forward.