H.R.5730: To amend part E of title IV of the Social Security Act to require States to prohibit genital surgery on foster children with variations in sex characteristics who are under six years of age as a condition of receiving grants under such part.

About This Bill

  • Introduced Oct. 26, 2021
  • Latest Major Action Oct. 26, 2021

Bill Version

Bill Summary

This bill requires states receiving federal payments for foster care and adoption assistance to prohibit specified surgeries from being performed on foster children under the age of six who are born with variations in the development, appearance, or function of their physical sex characteristics.

(Source: Library of Congress)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There is one statement associated with H.R.5730.

Bill Actions

Date Description
Oct. 26, 2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on Worker and Family Support.
Oct. 26, 2021
Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.
Oct. 26, 2021

Introduced in the House by Sylvia Garcia (D-Texas)

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