Public Health Committee

Hearing On Assisted Suicide Is Tuesday At Statehouse
Legislation that would let doctors prescribe life-ending drugs to terminally-ill patients in Massachusetts is heading to a public hearing.
The bill would require the patient to have an illness which can reasonably be expected to cause death within six months...
Final Medical Marijuana Regs Due This Month
A legislative committee plans to hear several proposals to change Massachusetts' medical marijuana law as the state prepares for implementation of the voter-approved measures.
Among the bills before the Public Health Committee on Monday is one that would reduce the maximum number of medical mari…