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VA HB1707

Introduced

Public school students; self-identification as gender other than biological sex, parental contact.

Public school students; self-identification as gender other than biological sex; parental contact. Requires any person licensed as administrative or instructional personnel by the Board of Education and employed by a local school board who, in the scope of his employment, has reason to believe, as a result of direct communication from a student, that such student is self-identifying as a gender that is different than his biological sex to contact, as soon as practicable and in accordance with Board guidelines, at least one of such student's parents to ask whether such parent is aware of the student's mental state and whether the parent wishes to obtain or has already obtained counseling for such student.

Legislative Session

active

2023 Regular Session

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Sponsors

Tara Durant (R)

Ellen Campbell (R)

Robert Orrock (R)

Phillip Scott (R)

Wren Williams (R)

History

DateAction
2023-02-03Incorporated by Education
2023-01-27Assigned Education sub: K-12
2023-01-09Referred to Committee on Education
2023-01-09Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/23 23101240D