We are tracking 16 anti-trans bills in Kansas in 2024. The legislation impacts 4 categories:
Creating a civil cause of action against a physician who performs childhood gender reassignment service; requiring revocation of a physician's license if such physician performs childhood gender reassignment service; [...] "Childhood gender reassignment service" means performing, or causing to be performed, acts including, but not limited to, any of the following performed upon a child under 18 years of age for the purpose of attempting to affirm the child's perception of the child's sex or gender, if that perception is inconsistent with the child's sex: [...] (D) prescribing, dispensing, administering or otherwise supplying the following medications: (i) Puberty-blocking medication to delay, hinder, stop or reverse normal puberty; (ii) supraphysiologic doses of testosterone to females; or (iii) supraphysiologic doses of estrogen to males;
A recipient of state funds shall not use such funds to provide or subsidize medication or surgery as a treatment for a child's perception of gender or sex that is inconsistent with such child's sex.
Unlawful gender reassignment service is knowingly performing, or causing to be performed, any of the following upon a person under 21 years of age for the purpose of attempting to change or affirm the person's perception of the person's sex, if that perception is inconsistent with the person's sex.
Expanding the crime of promoting obscenity to minors to include drag performances [...] "drag performance" means a performance in which one or more performers [...] exhibits a gender identity that is different from the performer's gender assigned at birth using clothing, makeup or other accessories [...] and (B) sings, lip-synchs, dances or otherwise performs before an audience of at least two persons for entertainment.
An individual who had a childhood gender reassignment service performed on such individual as a child may bring a civil cause of action against the physician who performed the childhood gender reassignment service
An insurance company shall not use environmental, social and governance criteria to give preferential treatment to or to discriminate against a company or person as it relates to the availability and costs of contracts of insurance, indemnity or suretyship. [...] "Environmental, social and governance criteria" means any criterion that gives preferential treatment or discriminates based on whether a company meets or fails to meet one or more of the following criteria: [...] (H) facilitating or assisting or not facilitating or assisting employees in obtaining abortions or gender reassignment services;