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Provision of aid in dying (euthanasia)

The provision of aid to die in Spain is regulated by Organic Law 3/2021, of March 24, on the regulation of euthanasia. This law provides for the creation of a Registry of health professionals who are conscientious objectors. Decree 225/2021, of October 6, of the Governing Council, aims to create and regulate the Registry of conscientious objector health professionals to provide aid in dying, as well as the Guarantee and Evaluation Commission.