Bill Alert SSB 5453

An ACT relating to female genital mutilation

  • This bill declares an emergency.
  • It creates a private right of action for victims of female genital mutilation.
  • It includes an intention to establish education and outreach to prevent female genital mutilation and to provide care for victims.
  • A health care provider shall not perform any procedure constituting female genital mutilation on a minor.

View full PDF here:  SSB 5453


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