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SC H5407


South Carolina Student Physical Privacy Act

Amend The South Carolina Code Of Laws By Enacting The "south Carolina Student Physical Privacy Act" By Adding Article 4 To Chapter 23, Title 59 So As To Provide Definitions, Provide That Every Public School Restroom And Changing Facility That Is Accessible By Multiple Persons Must Be Designated For Use Only By Members Of One Sex, And To Provide Civil Penalties.

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Any public school restrooms and changing facilities that are designated for one sex must be used only by members of that sex. A person may not enter a restroom or changing facility that is designated for one sex unless he or she is a member of that sex. The public school with authority over that building must ensure that all restrooms and changing facilities provide its users with privacy from members of the opposite sex.

Legislative Session


125th General Assembly


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2024-04-16Referred to Committee on Judiciary
2024-04-16Introduced and read first time