SB 435

  • Georgia Senate Bill
  • 2021-2022 Regular Session
  • Introduced in Senate
  • Passed Senate Feb 24, 2022
  • House
  • Governor

Education; shall be unlawful for Ga public school students or teams to compete against a Ga public school that permits a person of one gender to participate in an athletic program that is designated for persons of opposite gender; provide


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to education, so as to provide that it shall be unlawful for Georgia public schools or participating private schools whose students or teams compete against a Georgia public school to operate, sponsor, or facilitate athletic programs or activities that permit a person of one gender to participate in an athletic program or activity that is designated for persons of the opposite gender; to provide for exceptions; to provide for private rights of action and awards of attorney fees; to provide for legislative findings and intent; to provide for definitions; to provide for a short title; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

Bill Sponsors (24)



Mar 01, 2022


House Second Readers

Feb 28, 2022


House First Readers

Feb 24, 2022


Senate Third Read


Senate Passed/Adopted

Feb 11, 2022


Senate Read Second Time

Feb 10, 2022


Senate Committee Favorably Reported

  • Committee-Passage-Favorable
Education and Youth

Feb 02, 2022


Senate Read and Referred

  • Referral-Committee
Education and Youth

Feb 01, 2022


Senate Hopper

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
As passed Senate PDF
As introduced LC 49 0782 PDF

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