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Amendments to the Patients' Protection Bill [HL]

Patients' Protection Bill [HL]


AMENDMENTS
TO BE MOVED
IN COMMITTEE


 

Clause 1

 

THE BARONESS KNIGHT OF COLLINGTREE

Page 1, line 4, at end insert—
"(   )  If the consultant in charge reaches a decision to withhold or withdraw sustenance, he must record the reasons for so doing in the patient's notes"
Page 1, line 9, at end insert—
"(3)  No offence shall be committed under subsection (1) if the patient refuses sustenance."

 
 
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