- Committee For Hereditary Health Measures
- Toward the end of 1936 and the beginning of 1937, this committee was established to draw up legislation for a Reich Hereditary Health court. Historian Richard Evans suggests that as early as the establishment of this committee, “serious preparations for the killing of the handicapped began. . . . It only needed the imminent prospect of war to put them into effect.”See also Euthanasia.
Historical dictionary of the Holocaust. Jack R. Fischel. 2014.
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