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VA SJR49

CIVIL RIGHTSINTRODUCED

Rights of women; affirming biological differences between the sexes.

Recognizing rights of women; affirming biological differences between the sexes for purposes of laws of the Commonwealth. Recognizes the rights of women by affirming that for purposes of the laws of the Commonwealth, a person's sex is defined as his or her biological sex, either male or female, at birth.

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The General Assembly recognize the rights of women by affirming that for purposes of the laws of the Commonwealth, a person's sex is defined as his or her biological sex, either male or female, at birth; and, be it RESOLVED FURTHER, That for purposes of the laws of the Commonwealth, a female is an individual whose biological reproductive system is developed to produce ova; a male is an individual whose biological reproductive system is developed to fertilize the ova of a female; and, be it RESOLVED FURTHER, That for purposes of the laws of the Commonwealth, the terms "woman" and "girl" refer to human females, and the terms "man" and "boy" refer to human males; and, be it RESOLVED FURTHER, That for purposes of the laws of the Commonwealth, the word "mother" is defined as a parent of the female sex, and the word "father" is defined as a parent of the male sex; and, be it

Legislative Session

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2024 Regular Session

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2024-02-0209:30HearingSenate Room C, 3rd Floor General Assembly BuildingSenate Committee on Rules Hearing
2024-01-2508:30HearingSenate Room A, 3rd floor, General Assembly BuildingSenate Committee on Education and Health Hearing

History

DateAction
2024-02-02Stricken at request of Patron in Rules by voice vote
2024-01-25Rereferred to Rules
2024-01-25Rereferred from Education and Health (14-Y 0-N)
2024-01-19Referred to Committee on Education and Health
2024-01-19Presented and ordered printed 24104692D