Senate Study Bill 3070 - Introduced SENATE FILE _____ BY (PROPOSED COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION BILL BY CHAIRPERSON ROZENBOOM) A BILL FOR An Act permitting coaching staff and personnel of the opposite 1 sex to enter school locker rooms during athletic events. 2 BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF IOWA: 3 TLSB 5660XC (1) 90 cm/jh
S.F. _____ Section 1. Section 280.33, subsection 5, Code 2024, is 1 amended by adding the following new paragraph: 2 NEW PARAGRAPH . e. Permitting coaching staff and personnel 3 from accessing locker rooms before, during, or after athletic 4 events or practices. 5 EXPLANATION 6 The inclusion of this explanation does not constitute agreement with 7 the explanation’s substance by the members of the general assembly. 8 Current law prohibits a person from entering a multiple 9 occupancy restroom or changing area that does not correspond 10 with the person’s sex, with some exceptions. This bill creates 11 a new exception and permits coaching staff and personnel to 12 access locker rooms designated for the opposite sex before, 13 during, or after athletic events or practices. 14 -1- LSB 5660XC (1) 90 cm/jh 1/ 1