for or against the expansion of MAiD in Canada

The Main Purposes for This Paper Are To: • assist students in being aware of current legislation and requirements about medical assistance in dying (MAiD) in Canada. • assist students in being aware of upcoming changes to the MAiD legislation. • encourage students to carefully consider their own stance on these upcoming changes. • encourage students to explore ethical rationale for their stance. • encourage students to carefully consider what their own actions might be if/when faced with a situation in which MAiD is approved/carried out for someone under an advance request. • encourage students to situate their stance within national and provincial nursing standards for RNs with regard to MAiD. Part 1: Introduction (