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
Kansas 2013 HB 2217
Louisiana 2013 HB 759
South Dakota 2015 HB 1089