Justice Minister Discusses Debate on Medical-Assistance-in-Dying Bill

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Justice Minister Discusses Debate on Medical-Assistance-in-Dying Bill

Justice Minister David Lametti speaks with reporters on Parliament Hill as the House of Commons considers the Senate’s amendments to the medical assistance in dying bill (C-7). The federal government has asked a Quebec court for a one-month extension for Parliament to change Canada’s MAID law ahead of the court-imposed deadline of February 26. (February 23, 2021) (no interpretation)