Victorian Government is pushing ahead with euthanasia legislation but the Parliament’s Upper House still needs to consider every detail in the third reading stage.
While the Government may be pleased that their assisted suicide program is one step closer for Victorians today, the inherent dangers of state-sanctioned killing remain and campaigning to protect the vulnerable, especially the elderly and those with disabilities, will intensify in the coming days and weeks, according to the Australian Christian Lobby.
Victoria’s Legislative Council today heard of the incredible risk that comes with sanctioning assisted suicide by both a supporter and opponent of the Labor Government’s euthanasia bill.
The Australian Christian Lobby has expressed disappointment that the Victorian lower house has passed the flawed state-sanctioned assisted suicide legislation today by 47 votes to 37.
The Australian Christian Lobby has expressed disappointment that the flawed Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill 2017 has passed the second reading speech stage in the Victorian Legislative Assembly.
In March this year Western Australia elected a new government. Throughout the campaign no one mentioned euthanasia. Days after being elected the new Labor government announced one of the first inquiries would be into end of life 'choices'.
The Victorian Government has progressed their radical Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill, expanding eligibility and abandoning support for those considering ending their life, says the Australian Christian Lobby.
With the change in Government early this year in WA, some social issues have really come to the fore.
Disheartening news from last month’s Tasmanian ALP State Conference.
At a time when the Australian Christian Lobby is doing all it can to warn people of the dangers of gender ideology, the Tasmanian ALP have chosen to throw its support further behind the PC rainbow agenda.
Queensland Labor need to clarify whether pro-life MPs and members are still welcome after two anti-life motions were passed at the Party’s weekend state conference in Townsville.
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