The group - Euthanasia Debate NZ - has launched the petition campaign to encourage political leaders to oppose euthanasia and assisted suicide. Link.
The petition campaign is designed to inform New Zealand citizens of the possible political debate concerning the legalization of euthanasia and assisted suicide. The petition states:
The Euthanasia Prevention Coalition supports the work of Euthanasia Debate NZ. EPC agrees that the proposed legislation in New Zealand is one of the most extreme piece of legislation anywhere.
Earlier this year, the New Zealand Medical Association clearly stated its opposition to euthanasia and assisted suicide.