It’s that time of the month😉 for our legislative roundup!
This Month’s Roundup:
- The Illinois Senate JUST passed a bill that requires free period products in all institutions and facilities of the Department of Corrections! Products are now going to be provided for all committed people and employees of the Department who menstruate.
- The Texas legislature was busy introducing 3 bills in November to provide a sales tax exemption for period products.
- In Ohio, legislation was introduced to require correctional institutions to provide inmates with an adequate supply of period products at no cost.
To learn more about the importance of providing free and accessible period products in schools read the recent USA Today article on Instagram featuring Aunt Flow!