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GA SB435


Education; shall be unlawful for Ga public school students or teams to compete against a Ga public school that permits a person of one gender to participate in an athletic program that is designated for persons of opposite gender; provide

A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to education, so as to provide that it shall be unlawful for Georgia public schools or participating private schools whose students or teams compete against a Georgia public school to operate, sponsor, or facilitate athletic programs or activities that permit a person of one gender to participate in an athletic program or activity that is designated for persons of the opposite gender; to provide for exceptions; to provide for private rights of action and awards of attorney fees; to provide for legislative findings and intent; to provide for definitions; to provide for a short title; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

Legislative Session


2021-2022 Regular Session


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Marty Harbin (R)

Butch Miller (R)

Bo Hatchett (R)

Randy Robertson (R)

Jeff Mullis (R)

Lindsey Tippins (R)

Burt Jones (R)

Frank Ginn (R)

Chuck Payne (R)

Steve Gooch (R)

Michael Dugan (R)

Max Burns (R)

Russ Goodman (R)

Larry Walker (R)

Clint Dixon (R)

Matt Brass (R)

Lee Anderson (R)

Chuck Hufstetler (R)

Billy Hickman (R)

Carden Summers (R)

John Albers (R)

Bruce Thompson (R)

Brandon Beach (R)

Sheila McNeill (R)

John Kennedy (R)


2022-03-01House Second Readers
2022-02-28House First Readers
2022-02-24Senate Passed/Adopted
2022-02-24Senate Third Read
2022-02-11Senate Read Second Time
2022-02-10Senate Committee Favorably Reported
2022-02-02Senate Read and Referred
2022-02-01Senate Hopper