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WI SB479

HEALTHCAREINTRODUCED

A civil cause of action for a minor injured by a gender transition procedure.

An Act to create 895.039 of the statutes; Relating to: a civil cause of action for a minor injured by a gender transition procedure.

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This bill establishes a civil cause of action against a health care provider who performs a gender transition procedure, as defined in the bill, on an individual who is under 18 years of age and who is injured, including any physical, psychological, emotional, or physiological injury, by the gender transition procedure or related treatment or the aftereffects of the gender transition procedure or related treatment. Under the bill, such an action must be commenced before the individual attains the age of 33 years.

Legislative Session

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2023-2024 Regular Session

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History

DateAction
2023-10-02Senator Felzkowski added as a coauthor
2023-09-29Read first time and referred to Committee on Health
2023-09-29Introduced