2020 Sex Ed State Legislative Mid-Year Report
The 2020 Sex Ed State Legislative Mid-Year Report identifies bills from state legislatures across the country (introduced through June 30, 2020) and highlights notable activity related to either advancing or restricting progress toward comprehensive sexuality education. SIECUS analyzed 81 bills related to sex education instruction in schools.
While over half of the state legislatures were forced to adjourn or recess in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, chambers in at least 35 states, U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, and Puerto Rico introduced or enacted bills to amend legislative operations during the virus. Learn more in the full report.