This week, Alabama passed a bill through the Senate that will protect children under the age of 19 from gender-altering treatments, including performing vasectomies, castrations, hysterectomies, or prescribing puberty blockers, even with parental consent. This makes it a Class C felony, punishable by up to 10 years. In a 22-3 vote, the Republican-led Senate passed the Vulnerable Child Compassion and Protection Act which now moves to the state’s House of Representatives where it is expected to pass.
But it gets better! Everyone needs to keep eyes on a lot of legislation being proposed across the country, show your support, raise awareness, and get to those hearings! Read the full report.