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Texas House Approves Sports Bill Targeting Transgender Youth

Under House Bill 25, K-12 student athletes would be prohibited from competing on school sports teams aligned with their gender identity. The bill will now head to the Senate, where it is expected to pass.

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Texas lawmakers this year have repeatedly pushed legislation that would restrict the school sports teams transgender children can join (photo credit: Getty Images/iStock).

By Allyson Waller, Texas Tribune

This article originally appeared in The Texas Tribune at texastribune.org/2021/10/14/texas-transgender-sports-bill.

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