Female Genital Mutilation

Female genital mutilation (FGM) is any procedure involving the partial or total removal of the external female genitalia or other injury to the female genital organs. FGM is often performed on girls between the ages of 4 and 14 to ensure their virginity until marriage.

State Year Bill No.
Arizona 2014

SB 1342

Florida 2007

FL Statute 794.08

Kansas 2013 HB 2217
Louisiana 2013 HB 759
New Jersey 2014

NJ Statute 2C-24-10

New York 2015

S3483A

Oklahoma 2009

21 OK Statute 760

South Dakota 2015 HB 1089
Virginia 2017

SB 1060