Sunday, November 10, 2019

SB 165 Dead for the Session

Senator Hardy
SB 165, which had sought to legalize assisted suicide and euthanasia in Nevada, passed out of the Senate Health Committee, but did not meet the legislative deadline for passage in the full Senate.

The bill is dead for 2019.

Margaret Dore, president of Choice is an Illusion, submitted legal briefing in opposition to the bill.

Senator Joseph Hardy and other legislators opposed the bill.

Thursday, April 18, 2019

SB 165 All But Dead

SB 165, which would have legalized assisted suicide and euthanasia in Nevada, failed to make it out of its house of origin, so that it is now all but dead. According to 3 News Las Vegas:

While the bills the couldn't make it out of committee are technically off the table, they won't officially be out of question until the Legislative Session ends in June.
The next major deadline comes on May 17.

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Euthanasia Bill Dead

SB 261, a bill that would have legalized assisted suicide and euthanasia, has died with the close of Nevada's legislative session. The bill passed the Senate in an 11 to 10 vote. The House Health Committee held a hearing, but took no action.

Thank you to everyone else who worked so hard to make this happen. 

To learn more about problems with the bill, click here.

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Dore Submissions Opposing SB 261

Carson City View
1.  One page Jeanette Hall Handout ("It's Great to Be Alive!"), available at

2.  One page bullet point handout, "Reject SB 261, 'Choice' is a Big Fat Fib," available at

3.  Margaret Dore, Updated Legal Analysis, With Appendix, Opposing SB 261, available at