Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf signed an executive order protecting youth from sexual orientation and gender identity (SOGI) change efforts, and protecting taxpayers from misuse of state funds by harmful and unscrupulous mental health providers.
A federal district court dismissed a legal challenge seeking to invalidate the State of Washington’s 2018 law protecting minors from conversion therapy by state-licensed therapists.
Minnesota Governor Tim Walz’s executive order today directs state agencies to prohibit payment for conversion therapy for minors and vulnerable adults. This is one of the strongest executive orders in the country and reflects Governor Walz’s understanding that the harms caused by conversion therapy are devastating.
In a victory for all families, the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals dismissed a challenge to Maryland’s law protecting LGBTQ+ minors from conversion therapy.
Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer signs an executive directive protecting the state’s LGBTQ youth from harmful conversion therapy.
Today, Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers signed an Executive Order directing the Department of Health Services, the Department of Children and Families (DCF), and the Department of Corrections (DOC) to ensure that no state or federal funds are used to pay for conversion therapy for minors.