Consenting to treatment developing an A.C.T. legislative framework for giving consent to providing,withholding or withdrawing medical treatment to an incompetent adult: Discussion paper

20 December 2012
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discussion paper
legislative assembly
medical treatment

This discussion paper examines issues relating to substituted consent for providing treatment to an incompetent adult, where the person has not made a direction or enduring power of attorney and issues relating to withholding or withdrawing medical treatment to an incompetent person, where the person has not made a direction or enduring power of attorney.

Consenting to treatment developing an A.C.T. legislative framework for giving consent to providing,withholding or withdrawing medical treatment to an incompetent adult: Discussion paper