Executive Director - Euthanasia Prevention Coalition
District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser signed the assisted suicide bill into law, yesterday. The US Congress has 30 working days to vote NO to assisted suicide in DC
According to the Washington Examiner:
It is not clear if Congress will approve the legislation. It has blocked D.C. legislation before, most recently the city's recreational marijuana law. Under the Constitution, Congress has to sign off on all D.C. laws.
While the city of DC passed an assisted suicide bill, the Governor of Ohio signed a bill that strengthened protections in law from assisted suicide.
The US Congress has 30 working days to vote NO to the assisted suicide bill in DC.