As lawmakers move toward the midway point of the session, they're taking quick action on a wide variety of bills.
The bill is a re-attempt at House Bill 113, which the House voted down in January.
Editor's note: The original version of this story had June Eastwood's estimated post-transition time for the 1,500 meters incorrect. It should be 4:24, a 13% decline from her pre-transition time of 3:50. Eastwood's pre-transition time for the mile was 4:07 and she estimates it now to be 4:45.
It went down on a 49-51 vote Tuesday, with five GOP representatives moving to vote against the bill.
The bills drew intense debate on the House floor, which followed contentious hearings last week in the House Judiciary Committee.
Before passage, the bill was amended to include prohibiting medical professionals from referring patients seeking gender-affirming care.
As House Bill 112 moved through the Montana House Judiciary Committee on Thursday morning, the chorus of voices against the legislation grew louder.
The four bills aimed at reducing access to abortions all passed the committee on a 12-7 party-line vote, with Republicans for the legislation and Democrats opposed.
More than 400 medical professionals, 150 business leaders and 43 members of religious clergy in Montana have signed letters opposing both laws, as well as major hospital systems.
On Tuesday, the Oscar-nominated star of movies like "Juno" and "X-Men: Days of Future Past" shared with fans that they are transgender and identify as non-binary.
Democrat Sarah McBride won a state Senate race Tuesday in Delaware and would become the nation's first openly transgender state senator when sworn in.
A bill requiring Tennessee students to play sports based on their birth certificate's gender identification is being called "demeaning" by activists.
Chris Mosier’s motto is “Be the person you needed when you were younger.”
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Yellowstone County may have discriminated against one of its deputy county attorneys when it denied her access to health care last year.
Individuals who have transitioned from their biological gender won't be allowed to enlist under the Trump administration's policy. That's a shift.
The day after Jenessa Cooper died in what appears to be a “suicide by cop,” a person living at Cooper’s home told the Missoulian the situation was a severe misunderstanding, and that Cooper was deep in grief from the death of a loved one.
Dillon’s city council must now consider whether to pass the nondiscrimination ordinance in Dillon that has roused considerable passion on both…
DILLON — The three Dillon City Council members considering whether a proposed anti-discrimination ordinance should go before the full council …
An initiative requiring people to use public restrooms and locker rooms according to the gender designated on their birth certificate fell far short of the support needed to qualify for the November general election.
Looking for a way to celebrate and honor Pride Month with your young kid? From books with main characters who are LGBTQ or still figuring out their sexual orientations to stories of straight kids or teens with gay friends or parents, these books portray many aspects of the LGBTQ experience. Many of these books have been published within the last year, an indication that more and more families are celebrating diversity in gender and sexual identity.