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Learn how you can take action on state legislation impacting trans people around the country. Bill tracking and Action Alerts created in partnership with the Trans Formations Project.

Please be aware that bills listed on this page are only a portion of the legislative actions that NCTE is tracking. Please visit Trans Formations Project for a complete list of currently active 2024 bills.

Arizona

Censorship
Arizona
SB 1125
Requires commercial entities that publish material considered "harmful to minors" (people under 18) to verify that anyone accessing their site is 18 or older. This could be used to apply to queer and trans content.
Status:
In Committee
Health Care
Arizona
SB 1511
Inhibit transition related insurance health care coverage and access for trans people. It also requires insurers to provide private patient information to government agencies, compromising patient privacy.
Status:
In Committee
Censorship
Arizona
HB 2586
Requires commercial entities that publish material considered "harmful to minors" (people under 18) to verify that anyone accessing their site is 18 or older. This could be used to apply to queer and trans content.
Status:
In Committee
Education
Arizona
SB 1166
The bill allows school employees to refuse to use names and pronouns that affirm a student's gender identity if doing so conflicts with their religious or moral beliefs
Status:
In Committee
Bathroom/ Locker room Ban
Arizona
SB 1182
This bill seeks to place harmful restrictions on transgender students' access to bathrooms and changing rooms in schools.
Status:
In Committee
DEI Restrictions
Arizona
SB 1005
This bill prohibits institutions of higher learning from holding diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) trainings or activities around gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, or ethnicity or spending money on DEI programs.
Status:
In Committee
Bathroom/ Locker room Ban
Arizona
SCR 1013
This bill seeks to place harmful restrictions on transgender students' access to bathrooms and changing rooms in schools.
Status:
In Committee
Censorship
Arizona
SB 1298
Requires commercial entities that publish material considered "harmful to minors" (people under 18) to verify that anyone accessing their site is 18 or older. This could be used to apply to queer and trans content.
Status:
In Committee
Sex Designation
Arizona
SB 1628
This bill is an attempt to codify the definitions of "male" and "female" in the state's general statutes.
Status:
In Committee

Florida

Censorship
Florida
H 0003
Requires commercial entities that publish material considered "harmful to minors" (people under 18) to verify that anyone accessing their site is 18 or older. This could be used to apply to queer and trans content.
Status:
In Committee

Idaho

Sex Designation
Idaho
H 0421
This bill is an attempt to codify the definitions of "male" and "female" in the state's general statutes.
Status:
In Committee
Censorship
Idaho
H 0498
Requires commercial entities that publish material considered "harmful to minors" (people under 18) to verify that anyone accessing their site is 18 or older. This could be used to apply to queer and trans content.
Status:
In Committee

Indiana

Censorship
Indiana
SB 0017
Requires commercial entities that publish material considered "harmful to minors" (people under 18) to verify that anyone accessing their site is 18 or older. This could be used to apply to queer and trans content.
Status:
In Committee

Iowa

Sex Designation
Iowa
SF 2263
This bill is an attempt to codify the definitions of "male" and "female" in the state's general statutes.
Status:
In Committee

Kansas

Censorship
Kansas
SB 934
Requires commercial entities that publish material considered "harmful to minors" (people under 18) to verify that anyone accessing their site is 18 or older. This could be used to apply to queer and trans content
Status:
In Committee

Ohio

Trans Youth Sports & Health Care Ban
Ohio
HB 68
Inhibits trans youth participation in sports and access to transition related health care.
Status:
Signed by the Governor. Effective on 4/24/2024

South Carolina

Youth health care ban
South Carolina
S 0882
Inhibits transition related health care for trans youth.
Status:
In Committee
Drag Ban
South Carolina
H 3616
Would revise South Carolina law to classify drag “performances” as an “adult-oriented business".
Status:
In Committee

South Dakota

Censorship
South Dakota
HB 1257
Requires commercial entities that publish material considered "harmful to minors" (people under 18) to verify that anyone accessing their site is 18 or older. This could be used to apply to queer and trans content.
Status:
In Committee

Tennessee

Threat to Marriage Equality
Tennessee
HB 0878
The bill states that individuals shall not be required to solemnize a marriage if they object based on their conscience or religious beliefs.
Status:
In Committee

Utah

DEI Restrictions
Utah
HB 0111
This bill prohibits employers from holding diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) trainings or activities around gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, or ethnicity.
Status:
In Committee
Threatening the Rights of Incarcerated Trans Individuals
Utah
HB 0316
This legislation undermines the rights and dignity of incarcerated transgender individuals and poses significant risks to their safety and well-being.
Status:
In Committee
Education
Utah
HB 0029
This bill prohibits institutions of higher learning from teaching material deemed obscene or indecent.
Status:
In Committee
I.D. Document Change Restrictions
Utah
HB 0234
This bill requires that before changing the sex designation marker on birth certificates/records, a person must verify if they are on the state's sex offender registry.
Status:
In Committee
Custody laws
Utah
HB 0157
The bill modifies custody laws, prohibiting a parent's disapproval of a child's gender identity from being considered in custody proceedings.
Status:
In Committee

West Virginia

Censorship
West Virginia
HB 4867
Requires commercial entities that publish material considered "harmful to minors" (people under 18) to verify that anyone accessing their site is 18 or older. This could be used to apply to queer and trans content.
Status:
In Committee
Sex Designation
West Virginia
HB 5243
The purpose of this bill is to establish the West Virginia Women's Bill of Rights.
Status:
In Committee
Censorship/ Parental Rights
West Virginia
SB 515
The bill mandates teachers to disclose students' requests for new names or pronouns to school administrators, who must then notify parents or guardians.
Status:
In Committee

Wisconsin

Parental Rights
Wisconsin
AB 510
Threatens educational rights.
Status:
In Committee

Wyoming

Parental Rights
Wyoming
SF 0009
This bill establishes a “parents’ bill of rights” and raises significant concern about student safety and privacy.
Status:
In Committee

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