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Title Prohibits Conversion Therapy Mental Health Provider
Status Senate Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely (03/22/2017)
Bill Subjects
  • Health Care & Health Insurance
House Sponsors P. Rosenthal (D)
Senate Sponsors S. Fenberg (D)
House Committee Public Health Care and Human Services
Senate Committee State, Veterans, and Military Affairs
Date Introduced 02/06/2017
Description

The bill prohibits a licensed physician specializing in psychiatry
or a licensed or registered mental health care provider from engaging in
conversion therapy with a patient under 18 years of age. A licensee who
engages in these efforts is subject to disciplinary action by the appropriate
licensing board. Conversion therapy means efforts that seek to change
an individual's sexual orientation, including efforts to change behaviors
or gender expressions or to ...
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