Trans Legislation Tracker

Utah

We are tracking 6 anti-trans bills in Utah in 2024. The legislation impacts 5 categories:

HEALTHCARE

BATHROOM

CIVIL RIGHTS

EDUCATION

INCARCERATION

UT HB0224

HEALTHCARE
ENGROSSED

Medical Surgery Amendments

UT HB0253

BATHROOM
INTRODUCED

Use of Sex-designated Facilities in Public and Higher Education

"Female" means a person belonging, at birth, to the biological sex which has the specific reproductive role of producing eggs. (c) "Male" means a person belonging, at birth, to the biological sex which has the specific reproductive role of producing sperm. [...] Each higher education institution shall, within the institution's code of student conduct, establish disciplinary procedures for any student who: (i) willfully enters, for a purpose other than the exceptions described in Subsection (4), a restroom or changing facility designated for the opposite sex on the premises of the institution;

UT HB0257

CIVIL RIGHTS
PASSED

Sex-based Designations for Privacy, Anti-bullying, and Women's Opportunities

Each government entity shall ensure the preservation of distinctions on the basis of sex that protect individual privacy and competitive opportunity, as described in this chapter. (3) (a) To preserve the individual privacy and competitive opportunity of females, an individual is not entitled to and may not access, use, or benefit from a government or otherwise publicly funded facility, program, or event if: (i) the facility, program, or event is designated for females; and (ii) the individual is not female. (b) To preserve the individual privacy and competitive opportunity of males, an individual is not entitled to and may not access, use, or benefit from a government or otherwise publicly funded facility, program, or event if: (i) the facility, program, or event is designated for males; and (ii) the individual is not male

UT HB0303

EDUCATION
FAILED

School Curriculum Requirements

School officials and employees may not: (i) use the official's or employee's position, through instruction, materials, or a display of symbols, images, or language to endorse, promote, or disparage a particular: [...] (C) viewpoint regarding sexual orientation or gender identity; or (ii) invite, suggest, or encourage a student to reconsider or change the student's: [...] social belief or viewpoint; or (C) sexual orientation or gender identity.

UT HB0316

INCARCERATION
ENGROSSED

Inmate Assignment Amendments

The department may not: (a) assign an inmate whose biological sex at birth is male to a living area where an inmate whose biological sex at birth is female is assigned; or (b) assign an inmate whose biological sex at birth is female to a living area where an inmate whose biological sex at birth is male is assigned.

UT HB0527

EDUCATION
INTRODUCED

Public Employee Gender-specific Language Requirements

The state board or an LEA may not: [...] (c) pursue disciplinary action against an individual who is instructional personnel or administrative personnel solely because the individual [...] referred to the student by: (i) the student's birth name or biological gender in good faith; or (ii) the name or gender preferred by the student's parent or guardian.