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END OF LIFE CARE

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1277A1: tabled on 01 April 2008

Tabled in the 2007-08 session.

This motion has been signed by 10 Members. It is an amendment to an existing motion.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

This is an amendment to an existing motion

This motion was originally tabled by Mr Eddie McGrady on 31 March 2008. This is amendment number 1.

View details of the original motion

Suggested amendment

at end add `or in specialist local hospices.'.

Original motion text

That this House notes that, according to a leading expert, for 90 per cent. of cancer patients pain can be managed equally well at home as in hospital; and calls on the Government to increase funding to enable end of life care to be provided at home.