2021 State Action Center | National Center for Transgender Equality

2021 State Action Center

State Action Center

Learn more about priorities for the 2021 legislative session.

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AlabamaAlabama

HB 1

Type of bill: Trans Youth Healthcare Ban
What it does: Ban on healthcare for trans youth that would punish doctors for providing medically recognized standards of care

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!

SB 10

Type of bill: Trans Youth Healthcare Ban
What it does: Ban on healthcare for trans youth that would punish doctors for providing medically recognized standards of care

Status of bill:
Under Consideration! Passed Senate

HB 391

Type of bill: Trans Youth Sports Ban
What it does: Bans transgender youth from participating in school sports

Status of bill:
Signed by Governor


ArkansasArkansas

SB 354

Type of bill:Trans Youth Sports Ban
What it does: Bans transgender youth from participating in school sports

Status of bill:
Passed in Legislature and signed by Governor

SB 450

Type of bill:Trans Youth Sports Ban
What it does: Bans transgender youth from participating in school sports

Status of bill:
Passed in Legislature and signed by Governor

HB 1570

Type of bill:Trans Youth Medical Ban
What it does: Bans transgender youth from gender affirming care

Status of bill:
Passed into law over the Governor's veto


SJR 16

Type of bill: Amendment To The Arkansas Constitution- Trans Youth Sports Ban
What it does: Bans transgender youth from participating in sports

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!


ArizonaArizona

SB 1637

Type of bill: Trans Youth Sports Ban
What it does: Bans transgender youth from participating in sports

Status of bill:
Defeated

HB 2725

Type of bill: Birth Certificate Update Ban
What it does: A bill to bar transgender people from updating their birth certificate

Status of bill:
Defeated


SB 1511

Type of bill: Trans Youth Healthcare Ban
What it does: Ban on healthcare for trans youth that would punish doctors for providing medically recognized standards of care

Status of bill:
Defeated


HB 2709

Type of bill: Birth Certificate
What it does: A bill to bar transgender people from updating their birth certificate and codifies an anti-transgender definition of sex

Status of bill:
Defeated

ConnecticutConnecticut

HB 05795 and SB 00324

Type of bill: Trans Youth Sports Ban
What it does: Bans transgender youth from participating in sports

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!


FloridaFlorida

HB 1475/SB 2012

Type of bill: Trans Youth Sports Ban
What it does: Bans transgender youth from participating in sports

Status of bill:
Passed in the Legislature- With the Governor

Click here to urge the Governor to veto this bill

GeorgiaGeorgia

HB 401

Type of bill: Trans Youth Healthcare Ban
What it does: Ban on healthcare for trans youth that would punish doctors for providing medically recognized standards of care

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!

HB 276

Type of bill: Trans Youth Sports Ban
What it does: Bans transgender youth from participating in sports

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!


HB 372

Type of bill: Trans Youth Sports Ban
What it does: Bans transgender youth from participating in sports

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!


HawaiiHawaii

HB 1304

Type of bill: Trans Youth Sports Ban
What it does: Bans transgender youth from participating in sports

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!


IowaIowa

HF 184

Type of bill: Trans Youth Sports Ban
What it does: Bans transgender youth from participating in sports

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!


HF 334

Type of bill: Trans Youth Sports Ban
What it does: Bans transgender youth from participating in sports

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!


HF 193

Type of bill: Trans Youth Healthcare Ban
What it does: Ban on healthcare for trans youth that would punish doctors for providing medically recognized standards of care

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!


HF 327

Type of bill: Trans Youth Healthcare Ban
What it does: Ban on healthcare for trans youth that would punish doctors for providing medically recognized standards of care

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!


IndianaIndiana

SB 0224 and HB 1505

Type of bill: Trans Youth Healthcare Ban
What it does: Ban on healthcare for trans youth that would punish doctors for providing medically recognized standards of care

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!


KansasKansas

SB 55

Type of bill: Trans Youth Sports Ban
What it does: Bans transgender youth from participating in sports

Status of bill:
Defeat! Vetoed by Governor


KentuckyKentucky

SB 106

Type of bill: Trans Youth Sports Ban
What it does: Bans transgender youth from participating in sports

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!


MinnesotaMinnesota

HF 352

Type of bill: Trans Youth Sports Ban
What it does: Bans transgender youth from participating in sports

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!

SF 96

Type of bill: Trans Youth Sports Ban
What it does: Bans transgender youth from participating in sports

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!


MissouriMissouri

HB 33

Type of bill: Trans Youth Healthcare Ban
What it does: Ban on healthcare for trans youth that would punish doctors for providing medically recognized standards of care

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!

SB 442

Type of bill: Trans Youth Healthcare Ban
What it does: Ban on healthcare for trans youth that would punish doctors for providing medically recognized standards of care

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!

HJR 53

Type of bill: Trans Youth Sports Ban
What it does: Proposed Constitutional Amendment to Bans transgender youth from participating in sports

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!


MississippiMississippi

SB 2171

Type of bill: Trans Youth Healthcare Ban
What it does: Ban on healthcare for trans youth that would punish doctors for providing medically recognized standards of care

Status of bill:
Defeated

HB 2536

Type of bill: Trans Youth Sports Ban
What it does: Bans transgender youth from participating in sports

Status of bill:
Passed by legislature and signed into law


MontanaMontana

HB 112

Type of bill: Trans Youth Sports Ban
What it does: Bans transgender youth from participating in sports

Status of bill:
Passed by legislature. Signed by Governor.


HB 113

Type of bill: Trans Youth Healthcare Ban
What it does: Ban on healthcare for trans youth that would punish doctors for providing medically recognized standards of care

Status of bill:
Defeated


SB 280

Type of bill: Anti-Trans Birth Certificate Bill
What it does: Surgery requirement and court order for gender marker update.

Status of bill:
Passed by legislature. Signed by Governor.


New HampshireNew Hampshire

HB 198

Type of bill: Trans Youth Sports Ban
What it does: Bans transgender youth from participating in sports

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!


HB 68

Type of bill: Trans Youth Healthcare Ban
What it does: Ban on healthcare for trans youth that would punish doctors for providing medically recognized standards of care

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!


North DakotaNorth Dakota

HB 1298

Type of bill: Trans Youth Sports Ban
What it does: Bans transgender youth from participating in sports

Status of bill:
Defeated! Vetoed by the Governor


OklahomaOklahoma

SB 331

Type of bill: Trans Youth Sports Ban
What it does: Bans transgender youth from participating in sports

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!

SB 583

Type of bill: Trans Youth Healthcare Ban
What it does: Ban on healthcare for trans youth that would punish doctors for providing medically recognized standards of care

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!

SB 676

Type of bill: Trans Youth Healthcare Ban
What it does: Ban on healthcare for trans youth that would punish doctors for providing medically recognized standards of care

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!


South CarolinaSouth Carolina

H 3477

Type of bill: Trans Youth Sports Ban
What it does: Bans transgender youth from participating in sports

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!

South DakotaSouth Dakota

HB 1076

Type of bill: Birth Certificate
What it does: A bill to bars transgender people from updating their birth certificate and codifies an anti-transgender definition of sex

Status of bill:
Defeated!


HB 1217

Type of bill: Trans Youth Sports Ban
What it does: Bans transgender youth from participating in sports

Status of bill:
Defeated! Governor issued anti-trans executive orders

SB 124

Type of bill: Religious Refusal
What it does: Allow for a religious right for refusal of services

Status of bill:
Passed by Legislature and signed into law

TennesseeTennessee

HB 3 and SB 228

Type of bill: Trans Youth Sports Ban
What it does: Bans transgender youth from participating in sports

Status of bill:
Passed by Legislature and signed into law

HB 578 and SB 657

Type of bill: Trans Youth Healthcare Ban
What it does: Ban on healthcare for trans youth that would punish doctors for providing medically recognized standards of care

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!

HB 1027 and SB 126

Type of bill: Trans Youth Healthcare Ban
What it does: Ban on healthcare for trans youth that would punish doctors for providing medically recognized standards of care

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!


HB 1233

Type of bill: Anti-Trans Bathroom Bill
What it does: Anti-Trans Policy for School Bathrooms

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!

HB 1182

Type of bill: Anti-Trans Bathroom Sign Bill
What it does:Requires Businesses to post a demeaning bathroom sign

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!


TexasTexas

SB 29

Type of bill: Trans Youth Sports Ban
What it does: Bans transgender youth from participating in sports

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!

Click here to contact your legislators in opposition to this bill

HB 500 and SB 568

Type of bill: Trans Youth Healthcare Ban
What it does: Ban on healthcare for trans youth that would punish doctors for providing medically recognized standards of care

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!

Click here to contact your legislators in opposition to this bill

HB 68

Type of bill: Trans Youth Healthcare Ban
What it does: Ban on healthcare for trans youth that would punish doctors for providing medically recognized standards of care

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!

Click here to contact your legislators in opposition to this bill

HB 1399 and SB1311

Type of bill: Trans Youth Healthcare Ban
What it does: Ban on healthcare for trans youth that would punish doctors for providing medically recognized standards of care

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!

Click here to contact your legislators in opposition to this bill

HB 1458

Type of bill: Trans Youth Sports Ban
What it does: Bans transgender youth from participating in sports

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!

Click here to contact your legislators in opposition to this bill

SB 1646

Type of bill: Trans Youth Healthcare Ban
What it does: Ban on healthcare for trans youth that would punish doctors for providing medically recognized standards of care

Status of bill:
Under Consideration!

Click here to contact your legislators in opposition to this bill

UtahUtah

HB 92

Type of bill: Trans Youth Healthcare Ban
What it does: Ban on healthcare for trans youth that would punish doctors for providing medically recognized standards of care

Status of bill:
Defeated


HB 302

Type of bill: Trans Youth Sports Ban
What it does: Bans transgender youth from participating in sports

Status of bill:
Defeated


West VirginiaWest Virginia

HB 3293

Type of bill: Trans Youth Sports Ban
What it does: Bans transgender youth from participating in sports

Status of bill:
Passed by the Legislature. Signed by Governor


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