Lawmakers Push to Ban Secret Student Pronoun Changes, Keep Parents Involved

A U.S. lawmaker introduced legislation to Congress on Wednesday that would require schools to receive parental permission before a student changes their pronouns, a response to a lawsuit by a parent whose daughter allegedly began to secretly transition genders at a California school.

The Prohibiting Parental Secrecy Policies in Schools Act, sponsored by Rep. Doug LaMalfa, R-Calif., would withhold federal funding from schools if they do not implement policies that require parental permission before a student can change their name or pronouns at school. (Read More Here)