Other states have bans on care for minors, but Florida is regulating the practice for adults.
After the measure died in one Senate committee, lawmakers decided to send it to a different one for a new vote.
The bill defines a female and woman as an ‘individual whose biological reproductive system is designed to produce ova.’
From banning transgender care to prohibiting implicit bias training, there was a lot of red meat approved in Tennessee.
Supporters want to protect gains made by female athletes.
Nearly two dozen states are considering bills this year to restrict or ban care.
An amendment clarifies a crime would only be committed if a person entered the bathroom ‘for the purpose of arousing or gratifying a sexual desire.’
It’s part of an uphill effort by the bill’s opponents to try to fend off an override of Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear’s veto.
Another bill pending in Arkansas goes even further.
They argue Georgia’s State Health Benefit Plan is breaking federal law.