HL Deb 27 November 2002 vol 641 c752

3.16 p.m.

Baroness Knight of Collingtree

My Lords, I beg to introduce a Bill to prohibit the withdrawal or withholding of sustenance with the intention of causing the death of a patient. I beg to move that this Bill be now read a first time.

Moved, That the Bill be now read a first time—(Baroness Knight of Collingtree.)

On Question, Bill read a first time, and to be printed.

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