An Act (No. 12 of 1995) to Confirm the Right of a Terminally Ill Person to Request Assistance From a Medically Qualified Person to Voluntarily Terminate His or Her Life in a Humane Manner; to Allow for Such Assistance to Be Given in Certain Circumstances Without Legal Impediment to the Person Rendering the Assistance; to Provide Procedural Protection Against the Possibility of Abuse of the Rights Recognized by This Act; and for Related Purposes. Date of Assent: 16 June 1995. (The Rights Of the Terminally Ill Act 1995)
International Digest of Health Legislation 1995; 46(4): 500- 504
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An Act (No. 7 of 1995) to Reform the Law Relating to Medical Terminations of Pregnancies, to Enhance the Dignity and Sanctity of Life, by Reducing the Incidence of Induced Abortion, to Enhance the Attainment of Safe Motherhood by Eliminating Deaths and Complications Due to Unsafe Abortion, to Prescribe Those Circumstances in Which Any Woman Who Voluntarily and in Good Faith Wishes to Terminate Her Pregnancy May Lawfully Do So and to Provide for Matters Connected Therewith. Dated 14 June 1995. (The Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act 1995) Unknown author (Guyana, 1995)
An act for the purpose of prohibiting the use of certain genetic information to deny or otherwise affect a health insurance policy or contract; prohibiting the request or requirement of certain genetic information as a basis for issuing or renewing health benefits coverage; prohibiting the disclosure of certain genetic information to certain persons without certain authorization of the individual from whom the genetic information was obtained; identifying certain permissible purposes for disclosure of genetic information; defining certain terms; repealing the termination date of certain provisions of law that relate to the use of genetic tests; and generally relating to prohibiting discrimination on the basis of genetic information in health insurance Maryland. Laws, statutes, etc. (1999-04-13)
An Act (No. 26 of 1995) to Deal With Consent to Medical Treatment; to Regulate Medical Practice So Far as It Affects the Care of People Who Are Dying; to Repeal the Natural Death Act 1983 and the Consent to Medical and Dental Treatment Act 1985; to Amend the Guardianship and Administration Act 1993 and the Mental Health Act 1993; and for Other Purposes. Date of Assent: 27 April 1995. (The Consent to Medical Treatment and Palliative Care Act 1995) Unknown author (Australia. South Australia, 1995)