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Alabama​ Alabama

Find your AL Legislators here


Alaska​ Alaska

SB 1165

Type of bill: Trans Youth Sports Ban
What it does: Bans transgender youth from participating in sports
Status of bill: Prefilled
Action Alert: Tracking

Find your AK Legislators here


Arizona​ Arizona

SB 1001

Type of bill: Pronouns
What it does: Will allow for the misgendering of trans youth in schools
Status of bill: In Committee
Action Alert: Contact your legislators!


SB 1030

Type of bill: Drag Ban
What it does: Would revise Arizona law to classify drag “performances” as an “adult-oriented business”
Status of bill: In Committee
Action Alert: Contact your legislators!


SB 1026

Type of bill: Drag Ban
What it does: Would revise Arizona law to classify drag “performances” as an “adult-oriented business”
Status of bill: Prefilled
Action Alert: Tracking

Find your AZ Legislators here


Arkansas​ Arkansas

SB 43

Type of bill: Drag Ban
What it does: Would revise Arkansas law to classify drag “performances” as an “adult-oriented business”
Status of bill: Introduced

Find your AR Legislators here


California​ California

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Colorado​ Colorado

Find your CO Legislators here


Connecticut​ Connecticut

Find your CT Legislators here


Delaware​ Delaware

Find your DE Legislators here


Florida​ Florida

Find your FL Legislators here


Georgia​ Georgia

Find your GA Legislators here


Hawaii​ Hawaii

Find your HI Legislators here


Idaho​ Idaho

Find your ID Legislators here


Illinois​ Illinois

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Indiana​ Indiana

HB 1118

Type of bill: Trans youth healthcare ban
What it does: Prohibits transition related healthcare for trans youth
Status of bill: In Committee
Action Alert: Contact your legislators!


HB 1220

Type of bill: Trans youth healthcare ban
What it does: Prohibits transition related healthcare for trans youth
Status of bill: In Committee
Action Alert: Contact your legislators!


HB 1231

Type of bill: Trans youth healthcare ban
What it does: Prohibits transition related healthcare for trans youth
Status of bill: In Committee
Action Alert: Contact your legislators!

 

HB 1232

Type of bill: Child removal and gender identity
What it does: Classifying not affirming a child's gender identity as not child abuse
Status of bill: In Committee
Action Alert: Contact your legislators!

Find your IN Legislators here


Iowa​ Iowa

Find your IA Legislators here


Kansas​ Kansas

SB 12

Type of bill: Trans youth healthcare ban
What it does: Prohibits transition related healthcare for trans youth
Status of bill: In Committee
Action Alert: Contact your legislators!

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Kentucky​ Kentucky

HB 30

Type of bill: Bathroom bill
What it does: Bans transgender youth from public school multi-occupancy rooms and sleeping rooms.
Status of bill: In Committee
Action Alert: Contact your legislators!


HB 120

Type of bill: Trans youth healthcare ban
What it does: Prohibits transition related healthcare for trans youth
Status of bill: In Committee
Action Alert: Contact your legislators!

Find your KY Legislators here


Louisiana​ Louisiana

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Maine​ Maine

Find your ME Legislators here


Maryland​ Maryland

Find your MD Legislators here


Massachusetts​ Massachusetts

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Michigan​ Michigan

HB 6503

Type of bill: Curriculum
What it does: Bans classroom discussions about sexual orientation and gender identity in certain schools
Status of bill: Introduced
Action Alert: Tracking

Find your MI Legislators here


Minnesota​ Minnesota

Find your MN Legislators here


Mississippi​ Mississippi

SB 2076

Type of bill: Trans youth sports bans
What it does: Restricts trans youth’s participation in sports
Status of bill: In Committee
Action Alert: Contact your legislators!

Find your MS Legislators here


Missouri​ Missouri

HB 170, HB 183, HB 337, SB 29

Type of bill: Trans youth sports bans
What it does: Restricts trans youth’s participation in sports
Status of bill: Introduced
Action Alert: Tracking


SB 429, HB 498

Type of bill: Drag bans
What it does: Would revise Missouri law to classify businesses that host drag “performances” as an “adult-oriented business”
Status of bill: Introduced
Action Alert: Tracking


SB 49, SB 164, SB 236

Type of bill: Trans youth healthcare bans
What it does: Prohibits transition related healthcare for trans youth
Status of bill: Introduced
Action Alert: Tracking


SB 281, HB 419, HB 463, HB 540

Type of bill: Trans youth healthcare bans
What it does: Prohibits transition related healthcare for trans youth
Status of bill: Introduced
Action Alert: Tracking


SB 134

Type of bill: “Don’t Say Gay” Bill
What it does: Bans classroom discussions about sexual orientation and gender identity in certain schools
Status of bill: Introduced
Action Alert: Tracking


SB 14

Type of bill: ID document change restriction
What it does: Modifies provisions relating to amending birth certificates
Status of bill: Introduced
Action Alert: Tracking


SB 42

Type of bill: CRT
What it does: Prohibiting teaching of divisive acts and critical race theory in public schools
Status of bill: Introduced
Action Alert: Contact your legislators!

Find your MO Legislators here


Montana​ Montana

SB 99

Type of bill: Trans youth healthcare bans
What it does: Prohibits transition related healthcare for trans youth
Status of bill: In Committee
Action Alert: Contact your legislators!

Find your MT Legislators here


Nebraska​ Nebraska

Find your NE Legislators here


Nevada​ Nevada

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New Hampshire​ New Hampshire

HB 396

Type of bill: Defining “biological sex”
What it does: Relative to state recognition of biological sex
Status of bill: In Committee
Action Alert: Contact your legislators!

Find your NV Legislators here


New Jersey​ New Jersey

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New Mexico​ New Mexico

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New York​ New York

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New Carolina​ North Carolina

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North Dakota​ North Dakota

HB 1139

Type of bill: ID Document change
What it does: Relating to required elements of birth records
Status of bill: In Committee
Action Alert: Contact your legislators!


HB 1249

Type of bill: Trans youth sports bans
What it does: Restricts trans youth’s participation in sports
Status of bill: In Committee
Action Alert: Contact your legislators!

Find your ND Legislators here


Ohio​ Ohio

Find your OH Legislators here


Oklahoma​ Oklahoma

SB 452, SB 252

Type of bill: Trans youth healthcare bans
What it does: Prohibits transition related healthcare for trans youth
Status of bill: Introduced
Action Alert: Tracking

SB 250

Type of bill: Trans healthcare ban
What it does: Prohibits transition related healthcare for trans people age 26 and below
Status of bill: In Committee
Action Alert: Tracking

Find your OK Legislators here


Oregon​ Oregon

SB 452

Type of bill: Trans youth healthcare bans
What it does: Prohibits transition related healthcare for trans youth
Status of bill: Introduced
Action Alert: Tracking


HB 2186

Type of bill: Trans youth sports ban
What it does: Restricts trans youth’s participation in sports
Status of bill: Introduced
Action Alert: Tracking


SB 453

Type of bill: Trans youth sports ban
What it does: Restricts trans youth’s participation in sports
Status of bill: In Committee
Action Alert: Contact your legislators!


HB 2478

Type of bill: Education
What it does: Removes LGBT and racial history from the annual review of education standards in state
Status of bill: In Committee
Action Alert: Contact your legislators!

Find your OR Legislators here


Pennsylvania​ Pennsylvania

Find your PA Legislators here


Rhode Island​ Rhode Island

Find your RI Legislators here


South Carolina​ South Carolina

H 3197, H 3485, S 0234

Type of bill: Parental Bill of Rights
What it does: Requires that school staff disclose a trans students gender identity
Status of bill: In Committee
Action Alert: Contact your legislators!


S 0274

Type of bill: Defining “biological sex”
What it does: Biological sex Constitutional amendment
Status of bill: In Committee
Action Alert: Contact your legislators!


S 0364

Type of bill: ID Document change
What it does: Places additional barriers on making birth certificate changes
Status of bill: In Committee
Action Alert: Contact your legislators!


H 3304

Type of bill: CRT
What it does: Prohibiting teaching of divisive acts and critical race theory in public schools
Status of bill: In Committee
Action Alert: Contact your legislators!


H 3564

Type of bill: Federal funding
What it does: Bans companies with federal funding from boycotting due to anti-trans health care bans
Status of bill: In Committee
Action Alert: Contact your legislators!


H 3565

Type of bill: Federal funding
What it does: Prevent retirement funds from investing in access to abortion and trans healthcare
Status of bill: In Committee
Action Alert: Contact your legislators!

Find your SC Legislators here


South Dakota​ South Dakota

Find your SD Legislators here


Tennessee​ Tennessee

HB 0001, SB 0005, SB 0001

Type of bill: Trans youth healthcare bans
What it does: Prohibits transition related healthcare for trans youth
Status of bill: Introduced
Action Alert: Tracking


SB 0003

Type of bill: Drag ban
What it does: Creates an offense for a person who engages in an adult cabaret performance on public property or in a location where the adult cabaret performance could be viewed by a person who is not an adult
Status of bill: Introduced
Action Alert: Tracking

Find your TN Legislators here


Texas​ Texas

HB 1029, SCR 3, HB 776

Type of bill: Trans youth healthcare bans
What it does: Prohibits transition related healthcare for trans youth
Status of bill: Introduced
Action Alert: Tracking


SB 249, SB 250, HB 888

Type of bill: Trans youth healthcare bans
What it does: Prohibits transition related healthcare for trans youth
Status of bill: Introduced
Action Alert: Tracking


HB 708, HB 643

Type of bill: Drag Bans
What it does: Would revise Texas law to classify drag “performances” as an “adult-oriented business”
Status of bill: Introduced
Action Alert: Tracking


HB 319

Type of bill: Religious refusal bill
What it does: Allows health care providers to deny the medical care of trans people based upon their religious belief and/or affiliation
Status of bill: Introduced
Action Alert: Tracking


HB 1033

Type of bill: Training Ban
What it does: Prohibits DEI training in government agencies
Status of bill: Introduced
Action Alert: Tracking


HB 151, HB 338, HB 552

Type of bill: “Don’t Say Gay” Bills
What it does: Bans classroom discussions about sexual orientation and gender identity in certain schools
Status of bill: Introduced
Action Alert: Tracking


HB 571, HB 858, HB 869, HB 976

Type of bill: “Don’t Say Gay” Bills
What it does: Bans classroom discussions about sexual orientation and gender identity in certain schools
Status of bill: Introduced
Action Alert: Tracking


SB 162

Type of bill: ID Document change
What it does: Places additional barriers on making birth certificate changes
Status of bill: Introduced
Action Alert: Tracking


SB 165, HB 631, HB 1707

Type of bill: Parental Bill of Rights
What it does: Requires that school staff disclose a trans students gender identity
Status of bill: Introduced
Action Alert: Tracking


HB 42, HB 672, HB 436

Type of bill: Trans youth healthcare bans
What it does: Classifies the access of transition related healthcare for trans youth as child abuse
Status of bill: Introduced
Action Alert: Tracking

Find your TX Legislators here


Utah​ Utah

SB 0016, HB 0132

Type of bill: Trans youth healthcare bans
What it does: Prohibits transition related healthcare for trans youth
Status of bill: Pre-filed
Action Alert: Tracking

Find your UT Legislators here


Vermont​ Vermont

Find your VT Legislators here


Virginia​ Virginia

SB 962, SB 911

Type of bill: Trans youth sports bans
What it does: Restricts trans youth’s participation in sports
Status of bill: In Committee
Action Alert: Contact your legislators!


HB 1399, HB 1387

Type of bill: Trans youth sports bans
What it does: Restricts trans youth’s participation in sports
Status of bill: Introduced
Action Alert: Tracking


SB 960

Type of bill: Trans youth healthcare ban
What it does: Prohibits transition related healthcare for trans youth
Status of bill: In Committee
Action Alert: Contact your legislators!

Find your VA Legislators here


Washington​ Washington

HB 1214

Type of bill: Trans youth healthcare ban
What it does: Prohibits transition related healthcare for trans youth
Status of bill: Introduced
Action Alert: Contact your legislators!

Find your WA Legislators here


West Virginia​ West Virginia

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Wisconsin​ Wisconsin

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Wyoming​ Wyoming

Find your WY Legislators here


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