By Tim Fitzsimons
The South Dakota Legislature on Monday effectively killed House Bill 1057, which sought to block physicians in the state from providing puberty blockers and gender confirmation surgery to transgender children under 16.
By a 5-2 vote, the state Senate Health and Human Services Committee sent the bill “to the 41st day,” which means a […]
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South Dakota was on the brink of passing a bill that would do reprehensible harm to trans & non-binary kids, and several states are now on the same path.
Here’s what’s really at stake for trans & non-binary youth. pic.twitter.com/PQjYfIocQ9
— Human Rights Campaign (@HRC) February 11, 2020
Stay tuned as we get a sense of what is needed in each state and how we can best support our local partners fighting for their lives. ❤️🙏🏻
— Chase Strangio (@chasestrangio) February 11, 2020