Washington Euthanasia Laws
|Code Section||70.122.100 and .070|
|Euthanasia Condoned in Statutes?||Euthanasia or physician-assisted suicide is not condoned or authorized by Washington law, nor is any act or omission other than to allow the natural process of dying.|
|Effect of Withholding of Life-Sustaining Procedures||Withholding or withdrawal of life-sustaining treatment shall not constitute suicide or homicide|
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