HB 4626 amends various child welfare and juvenile court statutes to reflect more inclusive language in laws relating to children and families. The number of individuals who identify as LGBTQ+ continues to grow.
Our work with the Illinois legislature is a critical way that we advance civil liberties in our state, and we spend a significant amount of time engaging in the legislative process each year.
We aim to support bills that strengthen our rights guaranteed under the Constitution and defeat bills that threaten them. See below for information about our legislative efforts.