Signed SB270, prohibits therapists from “#conversiontherapy” to patients under 18. I’m proud to join the 11 other states and send a strong message to our #LGBT youth: that sexual orientation is not an illness to be “cured” – we accept you just the way you are. #BornPerfect #HIGov pic.twitter.com/wEa3cmibeS— Governor David Ige (@GovHawaii) May 25, 2018
On Friday, Hawaii's Gov. David Ige, a Democrat, signed SB270, a bill to protect LGBTQ youth from conversion therapy, a widely discredited practice known to do all harm and no good.