Tomorrow at 3:00 p.m. CT, the Tennessee House Education Administration & Planning Subcommittee is expected to hear HB 2414 – an outrageous bill targeting transgender students in public elementary, middle, and high schools, as well as those in public universities. The measure seeks to force transgender students to use restrooms and other facilities inconsistent with their gender identity.
Fair-minded Tennesseans; major national child welfare, medical, and education groups; the Tennessee Equality Project; and the Human Rights Campaign have pleadedwith lawmakers to abandon the discriminatory measure. The proposal is even more egregious than an appalling bill vetoed by Republican South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard just last week.
Ahead of tomorrow’s vote, here’s what you should know about HB 2414:
More information on the legislation can be found here.
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