Basic Life Functions In Public Spaces
Concerning constitutional protections for conducting basic life functions in public spaces.
2020 Regular Session
The bill prohibits the state and any city, county, city and county, municipality, or other political subdivision (government entity) from restricting any person from:
- Conducting basic life functions in a public space unless the government entity can offer alternative adequate shelter to the person and the person denies the alternative adequate shelter; and
- Occupying a motor vehicle, provided that the motor vehicle is legally parked on public property or parked on private property with the permission of the property owner.
(Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)