Moments ago, the Illinois State Senate voted 34 -19 to pass House Bill 217, the Illinois Youth Mental Health Protection Act that will protect LGBTQ youth from the dangerous and discredited practices of conversion therapy.
Earlier this week, the Illinois House Juvenile Justice and System-Involved Youth Committee passed a bill to protect youth from harmful conversion therapy.
Today, Texas State Representative Celia Israel introduced a bill that would protect youth and their families from the discredited practice of conversion therapy.
Last week, the Nevada Senate passed SB 353, a bill that would protect young people from dangerous so-called "conversion therapy" in Nevada.
Today, the Oregon State Senate passed HB 2307, a bill that will protect lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) youth from the dangerous and discredited practice of conversion therapy.