Board Bill Number 152 In Session 2019-2020

Prohibiting Conversion Therapy


An ordinance prohibiting medical and mental healthcare providers from providing conversion therapy, also known as reparative therapy, ex-gay therapy, or sexual orientation and gender identity change efforts to a minor, regardless of whether the provider receives compensation in exchange for such services, and providing penalties for the violation of said prohibition; and authorizing the Director of the Health Department to receive, investigate, and refer to the City 6 BB Counselor for prosecution in municipal court complaints of alleged violations of the provisions of this ordinance, and containing an emergency clause.



Session: 2019-2020

Primary Sponsors: Christine Ingrassia

Ordinance: 71064 effective 12/23/2019

Committee: Health and Human Services

Legislative History

Legislative activities for this board bill. Learn more about what these activities mean.

  • 11/08/2019

    First Reading

  • 11/15/2019

    Second Reading

  • 11/22/2019

    Informal Calendar

  • 12/06/2019


  • 12/13/2019

    Third Reading


12/13/2019 Vote Results

Aye Votes 21
No Votes 1
Final Passage Vote

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Ordinance Number: 71064

Effective Date: 12/23/2019

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