The Canadian Press

2015-02-24 | Assisted Death

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Prime Minister Stephen Harper says the House of Commons justice committee can study the question of assisted suicide. Meanwhile, he says the government plans to consult widely on how to proceed to meet a Supreme Court deadline to bring in a new assisted-suicide law. (Harper says assisted suicide shoulnd't be a partisan issue. He says it is a is a delicate matter and people have strong opinions on the subject.)

Date: 2015-02-24
Placeline: OTTAWA.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 18 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << mr. speaker there is a committee of the House of Commons a Justice committee that has a mandate to study that is sick should they so choose will leave that to decision at adem mr. speaker in the meantime the government intends to consult widely with Canadians to review the decision and will consult the very comprehensively before deciding how to respond >>