Medical Transfer

Emergency Medical Transfer: Massachusetts should join the majority of other states and create a way for people who are terminally ill or permanently incapacitated to be placed at alternative locations, such as nursing homes, or in hospice care.

  • An Act Relative to Terminal and Incapacitated Inmates (SD.1718), Sen. Patricia Jehlen:
  • An Act Relative to Terminal and Incapacitated Inmates (HD.2042 / HD.3446), Rep. Sean Garballey and Rep. Chris Markey:
    • PLS Fact Sheet will be made available shortly.
    • House bill text should be available soon.
  • An Act Relative to Supervised Medical Parole of Terminal and Extraordinaily Incapacitated Inmates (HD.1645), Rep. Claire Cronin:
    • PLS Fact Sheet will be made available shortly.
    • House bill text should be available soon.

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