#Bill

  • Article: US Government Acknowledges Period Products Are Necessities in COVID-19 Stimulus Bill

    US Government Acknowledges Period Products Are Necessities in COVID-19 Stimulus Bill

    By Leah Rodriguez|April 10, 2020

    Tampons and pads are now classified as medical expenses eligible for FSA and HSA reimbursement. Read more

  • Article: Nigeria Plans Anti-Sexual Harassment Bill After BBC Documentary

    Nigeria Plans Anti-Sexual Harassment Bill After BBC Documentary

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 10, 2019

    The senate is reintroducing legislation to protect students. Read more

  • Article: This Teen Wrote a Bill to End Period Poverty in Schools

    This Teen Wrote a Bill to End Period Poverty in Schools

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 12, 2019

    Her state's senate will vote on free menstrual products in New Hampshire schools this week. Read more

  • Article: President Trump Signs Law Protecting Girls' Education in Emergency Settings
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    President Trump Signs Law Protecting Girls' Education in Emergency Settings

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 15, 2019

    It will allow for "safe, primary, and secondary education for displaced children." Read more

  • Article: The UK Hasn't Had a New Environment Bill for Over 20 Years. Now That's About to Change.

    The UK Hasn't Had a New Environment Bill for Over 20 Years. Now That's About to Change.

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 19, 2018

    It’s not yet clear what it will include, or when, but campaigners are calling it “fantastic.” Read more

  • Article: Transgender Pakistanis Will Be Officially Recognized as Citizens for First Time Ever

    Transgender Pakistanis Will Be Officially Recognized as Citizens for First Time Ever

    By Tess Sohngen|Aug. 21, 2017

    Pakistan’s government has made strides for transgender equality, but society has been slow to change Read more