We are tracking 5 anti-trans bills in Rhode Island in 2023. The legislation impacts 5 categories:
Categorizes women by their biological identity at birth rather than their gender identity for purpose of organized sports.
Requires separate restrooms and sleeping quarters for members of the opposite sex at school overnight trips.
Requires all public and charter schools notify the parents of any of their students makes disclosures about their gender identity or expression of their desire to take actions inconsistent, with their biological sex at birth.
Prohibits gender transition procedures for all minors, uses of public funds for that purpose, discipline for health care providers for providing same, a thirty (30) year statute of limitation, right to a civil action for damages.
Limits the biological sex designation on a certificate of birth to male or female and prohibits a nonbinary designation.