LVNZ responds to public statements made by the Bill's sponsor

Some of the analysis featured here pertains to the original version of the End of Life Choice Bill. Lawyers for Vulnerable New Zealanders will be issuing commentary on the updated version of the Bill in the coming weeks.

On behalf of vulnerable New Zealanders we wish to respond to various statements which the End of Life Choice Bill’s sponsor, MP David Seymour, has recently made in a report and in recorded interviews and debates over the Bill, which is about to go before our Parliament for its third reading. 

Those statements, and our responses, are set out in the documents below (right-click to download a PDF version)

Full Document

Read the full 12 page document responding to specific claims that Mr. Seymour has made about the End of Life Choice Bill and related matters.

Summary

A two page summary of our responses to specific claims that Mr. Seymour has made about the End of Life Choice Bill and related matters.