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WV HB4806


Require bathroom use in schools based upon biological sex

The purpose of this bill is to assign the use of bathrooms and multi-person common changing rooms by gender and to prohibit the usage of a designated room under this section by a person of the opposite sex, with exceptions for family members, rendering medical or other assistance; and to establish penalties for violations.

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Require each multiple occupancy restroom or changing area to be designated as follows: (A) For the exclusive use by the male sex; or (B) For the exclusive use by the female sex; and [...] "Sex" means the physical condition of being male or female based on genetics and physiology.

Legislative Session


2024 Regular Session


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2024-01-2414:00HearingHouse Education Committee RoomHouse Committee on Education Meeting


2024-01-26To House Judiciary
2024-01-26With amendment, do pass, but first to Judiciary
2024-01-16To House Education
2024-01-16Introduced in House
2024-01-16To Education then Judiciary
2024-01-16Filed for introduction