Justice K M Joseph headed a five-judge constitution bench that has asked for a law for terminally ill patients choosing to stop treatment.
Schumacher, whose Ferrari great father also raced for Mercedes from 2010-12, will attend every Grand Prix as back up for seven-time world champion Lewis Hamilton and George Russell.
Team boss Mattia Binotto told reporters that the 22-year-old German would be available to stand in at 11 of the record 23 scheduled races should Charles Leclerc or Carlos Sainz be unavailable.
The family have kept updates to a minimum since the accident and in an upcoming Netflix documentary, set to premiere on September 15, Corinna said privacy was very important to them.
"I wanted that MSC," the 21-year-old Haas driver told reporters during pre-season testing in Bahrain ahead of his F1 race debut there on March 28.
Hamilton won his seventh F1 title last month to equal Michael Schumacher's record.
The 35-year-old Mercedes driver matched Ferrari great Michael Schumacher's seven titles in style, lapping sole rival and teammate Valtteri Bottas on a nightmare afternoon for the spinning Finn.
The Mercedes driver had equalled Ferrari great Michael Schumacher's record 91 wins at the previous race at the Nuerburgring.
Hamilton, celebrating his seventh win of the season, is now 69 points clear of the Finn in the standings with six rounds remaining.
Ferrari, the only team to have competed in every season since the first in 1950, have won more races and championships than any other.