KY HB141 | 2017 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 5 2017 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2017-02-07 - to Education (H)
Pending: House Education Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [PDF]

Summary

Create new sections of KRS Chapter 158 to ensure that student privacy exists in school restrooms, locker rooms, and showers; require students born male to use only those facilities designated to be used by males and students born female to use only those facilities designated to be used by females; require schools to provide the best available accommodation to students who assert that their gender is different from their biological sex; establish a cause of action for damages if facilities designated for the opposite biological sex are used; identify the Act as the Kentucky Student Privacy Act; EMERGENCY.

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Title

AN ACT relating to student privacy and declaring an emergency.

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2017-02-07Houseto Education (H)
2017-01-05Houseintroduced in House

Kentucky State Sources


Bill Comments 750

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