equal opportunity for women

HB 3227, to provide equal educational opportunities to incarcerated females. PASSED

HB 800, allows Children’s Health Insurance Program to cover contraceptives, provided parental consent. PASSED HOUSE

HB 314, allows Independent School Districts to use their Compensatory Education Allotment for at-risk students, to cover the cost of childcare. PASSED AS AMENDMENT TO HB 3.

HB 311, would repeal state sales tax for feminine hygiene products. HEARD IN COMMITTEE

HB 313, would repeal state sales tax for child and adult diapers. HEARD IN COMMITTEE

HB 513, establishing a pilot program for Long-Acting Reversible Contraceptives (LARCs) in public schools. DIDN’T GET COMMITTEE HEARING