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HB20-1273:Equality And Fairness In Youth Sports Act

LGBTQ+ Equality
Bill Number: HB20-1273
Year: 2020
ACLU Position: Oppose
Sponsors: S. Sandridge


The bill prohibits male students from participating on any athletic
team for students in sixth through twelfth grade that participates in an
athletic activity sponsored by a school and is designated for females,
women, or girls. If the participating student’s sex is disputed, the
student may prove that she is of the female sex by presenting a signed
physician’s statement indicating the student’s sex based on the student’s
reproductive anatomy, levels of naturally occurring testosterone, and an
analysis of the student’s chromosomes.

Current Status:

House Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely (02/13/20)
Introduced In House - Assigned to State, Veterans, & Military Affairs (02/03/2020)

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