House Committee on Human Services

Quechee Gorge Bridge
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Two Vermont House committees are planning a joint hearing Tuesday on whether there are safety measures that can be installed on a popular bridge to discourage those seeking to take their own lives.

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A Death with Dignity, or Physician-Assisted Suicide, bill has moved to the Vermont House for consideration. Among the tasks legislators must determine is which version of the measure to move forward.