Every jurisdiction has different laws and requirements. The Living Will and Advance Directive available on this website was designed to meet the requirements of most jurisdictions. We cannot assure you that the Living Will and Advance Directive on this website meets the laws and requirements in your jurisdiction. If you want to ensure compliance with the laws in your jurisdiction, you must consult with a legal advisor in your jurisdiction.
Generally “Yes” however each jurisdiction has certain rules as to medical circumstances that deem a Living Will and Advance Directive to be ineffective. One example is pregnancy. You must ensure that your physician or hospital has a copy of your Living Will and Advance Directive.