Summary: H.R.5275 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.5275. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (05/18/2016)

Prohibiting the Usurpation of Bathroom Laws through Independent Choice School Act (PUBLIC School Act) of 2016

This bill declares that it shall not be unlawful under federal law for a state or local government to enact or enforce a policy regarding the use of sex-segregated bathrooms or locker rooms of educational institutions on the basis of gender identity. The bill prohibits the reduction or denial of federal financial assistance on the basis that a state or local government enacts or enforces such a policy.