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US HB1585


Prohibiting Parental Secrecy Policies In Schools Act of 2023

To require a State receiving funds pursuant to title II of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to implement a State policy to prohibit a school employee from conducting certain social gender transition interventions.

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prohibiting a school employee from (1) using pronouns for a minor that are inconsistent with the minor’s biological sex [...] without the consent of a custodial parent or legal guardian; (2) providing, promoting, referring to, or otherwise [...] promote changes to the minor‚ physical appearance so that it aligns with the opposite biological sex for the purpose of recognizing or promoting a self-professed identity that is incongruent with their biological sex, without the consent of a custodial parent or legal guardian

Legislative Session


118th Congress


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2023-03-14Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.
2023-03-14Introduced in House