S 928

Title: Therapeutic Fraud Prevention Act of 2017
Author: Sen. Patty Murray (DEM-WA)

Summary
...This bill prohibits sexual orientation or gender identity conversion therapy from being provided in exchange for compensation. It bars advertisements for such therapy that claim to: (1) change an individual's sexual orientation or gender identity, (2) eliminate or reduce sexual or romantic attractions or feelings toward individuals of the same gender, or (3) be harmless or without risk. </p> <p>Individuals or entities shall not knowingly assist or facilitate a conversion therapy if they receive compensation from any source in connection with providing such therapies.</p> <p>These prohibitions are inapplicable to practices or treatments that do not seek to change sexual orientation or gender identity if they provide: (1) assistance to an individual undergoing a gender transition; or (2) ...

Status
Introduced in Senate 04/25/2017
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. 04/25/2017

Bill Text
04/27/2017 - S 928 (Introduced+in+Senate)
04/25/2017 - S 928 (Introduced+in+Senate)

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    Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA)
    () - U.S. Senate

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