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KY HB652

EDUCATIONINTRODUCED

AN ACT relating to federal law.

Create a new section of KRS Chapter 156 to prohibit the Kentucky Department of Education from complying with a provision of any administrative regulation or guidance issued by the United States Department of Education concerning Title IX that equates gender identity to biological sex, require school districts, public schools, and public charter schools to also comply, specify that the withholding of any federal funds shall not negate the requirements of this section; create a new section of KRS Chapter 164 to apply the same restrictions to the Council on Postsecondary Education and any public postsecondary educational institution.

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The Kentucky Department of Education shall not comply with a provision of any administrative regulation promulgated or guidance issued by the United States Department of Education under the authority of 20 U.S.C. sec. 1681 et seq. that equates gender identity with biological sex within the provisions of that chapter. This requirement shall also be applicable to all school districts, public schools, and public charter schools, and any other elementary or secondary educational institution operated by the Commonwealth. The withholding of any federal funds shall not negate this section

Legislative Session

active

2024 Regular Session

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History

DateAction
2024-02-22to Committee on Committees (H)
2024-02-22introduced in House