What if I'm pregnant?
In New Jersey, a living will's provisions do not apply if the person is pregnant, and life-sustaining treatment could allow the continued development and live birth of the unborn child.
Pregnant women in New Jersey should understand that their living will provisions may not apply during pregnancy and discuss their preferences with their healthcare agent, family, and healthcare providers.
Does a Living Will impact life insurance?
A living will does not impact the validity of a life insurance policy in New Jersey. A living will deals with end-of-life medical decisions, whereas life insurance provides financial support to designated beneficiaries.