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California End-of-Life Option Act: The Right to Die with Dignity

Oregon, Washington, and Vermont have passed right-to-die legislation, and now California has even passed right-to-die legislation similar to the legislation passed in Oregon in 1997. The End-of-Life Option Act, signed into law by Governor Jerry Brown on October 5, 2015, allows an individual to seek “aid-in-dying” if they have two different physicians attest in writing that there is six months or less to live.