Florida GOP Gov. DeSantis says he would “absolutely” sign legislation to ban transgender surgery for under 18s in the state, adding that he is “very opposed.”
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis said he would “certainly” sign any law banning transgender surgery for minors.
The Republican told the Daily Caller News Foundation on Monday that he would sign the legislation if it landed on his desk.
He made the comments just a week after signing the law banning transgender women from participating in female sports.
“I’m vehemently against chemical castration of minors, I honestly didn’t know this existed until a few years ago,” DeSantis said. Daily Caller on Monday.
“That would be something I would definitely sign,” he said.
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis said he would ‘definitely’ sign any law banning transgender surgery for minors