SB 1335
Prohibits certain mental health professionals from engaging in conversion therapy with minors
LR Number:
Last Action:
1/25/2024 - Second Read and Referred S Emerging Issues Committee
Journal Page:
Effective Date:
August 28, 2024

Current Bill Summary

SB 1335 - Under this act, any licensed psychologist, behavior analyst, professional counselor, social worker, or marital and family therapist may have his or her application for licensure or renewal denied, or may have a complaint filed with the Administrative Hearing Commission, if such person engages in conversion therapy with a minor. The term "conversion therapy" shall mean any practice or treatment intended to change an individual's sexual orientation or gender identity.

This act is identical to SB 1209 (2024), HB 2766 (2022) and HB 1269 (2021), is substantially similar to SB 285 (2023), SB 915 (2022), SB 207 (2021), SB 658 (2020), HB 2283 (2020), HB 516 (2019), and HB 2141 (2018).



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