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SB20-166:Simplifying Requirements For New Birth Certificate

LGBTQ+ Equality
Bill Number: SB20-166
Year: 2020
ACLU Position: Support
Sponsors: D. Esgar /D. Moreno


The bill aligns the requirements for a minor to obtain a new birth
certificate from the state registrar with the requirements for an adult. A
minor shall also obtain a statement from a medical or mental health
professional confirming that the minor’s sex designation does not align
with the minor’s gender identity.

Current Status:

Governor Signed (07/13/2020)
House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments (06/08/20)
House Committee on Public Health Care & Human Services Refer Unamended to House Committee of the Whole (03/13/2020)
Introduced In House - Assigned to Public Health Care & Human Services (03/05/2020)
Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments (03/03/2020)
Senate Second Reading Passed with Amendments - Committee (03/02/2020)
Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Health & Human Services (02/13/2020)

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