Deadline Approaching for Slew of LGBT State Bills
by Nicole Yelich
Sep 06, 2019

The Bay Area Reporter runs down the slew of bills to expand safety measures and rights of the LGBT community awaiting approval from Sacramento lawmakers in order to send to the Governor’s desk. They have until next Friday, September 13th to approve the pending legislation, including Senator Scott Wiener’s bill to require jailed transgender individuals be housed based on their gender identity unless their safety is threatened, and to be referred to by their preferred pronouns and name.