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									ARKANSAS LIVING WILL DECLARATION This Declaration is made pursuant to the provisions of the ARKANSAS RIGHTS OF THE TERMINALLY ILL OR PERMANENTLY UNCONSCIOUS ACT as follows:

If the time comes when I can no longer take part in making decisions for my own future, let this statement stand as an expression of my wishes and my declaration while I am of sound mind.

I, ___________________________________________ (the "Declarant"), being of sound mind, having reached the age of eighteen (18) years, residing in the State of Arkansas, do hereby make, publish and declare the following:

1. If I should have an incurable or irreversible condition that will cause my death within a relatively short time, and I am no longer able to make decisions regarding my medical treatment, I direct my attending physician, pursuant to the ARKANSAS RIGHTS OF THE TERMINALLY ILL OR PERMANENTLY UNCONSCIOUS ACT, to withhold or withdraw treatment that only prolongs the process of dying and is not necessary to my comfort or to alleviate pain.

2. If I should become permanently unconscious, I direct my attending physician, pursuant to the same Act, to withhold or withdraw life-sustaining treatments which are no longer necessary to my comfort or to alleviate pain.

These life-sustaining treatments which may be withheld or withdrawn include, but are not limited to:

Antibiotics Artificially Administered Feeding
								
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