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IL SB4213

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SCH CD/HIGH ED-ATHLETE GENDER

Amends the School Code. Provides that, for interscholastic athletic programs or comparable programs supported from school district funds, a student's sex shall be the student's biological gender assigned at birth. Provides that, in determining a student's biological gender, a statement of a student's biological sex on the student's official birth certificate is considered to have correctly stated the student's biological sex at birth if the statement was filed at or near the time of the student's birth. Amends the Board of Higher Education Act. Provides that interscholastic athletic teams or sports that are operated by a public university must be expressly designated based on the biological sex at birth of team members. Provides that a statement of a student's biological sex on the student's official birth certificate is considered to have correctly stated the student's biological sex at birth if the statement was filed at or near the time of the student's birth. Provides that an athletic team or sport designated for females, women, or girls may not be open to students of the male sex. Provides that an athletic team or sport designated for males, men, or boys may be open to students of the female sex. Amends the Public Community College Act. Makes similar changes.

Legislative Session

inactive

102nd General Assembly

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Sponsors

Darren Bailey (R)

History

DateAction
2022-11-14Referred to Assignments
2022-11-14First Reading
2022-11-14Filed with Secretary by Sen. Darren Bailey