The bill would have prevented teachers in both private and public schools from discussing gender identity.
Mike Griffin, a lobbyist for Georgia Southern Baptists, denounced the bill. While he said he agreed with the sentiment behind the bill, he joined a coalition of Republicans who was worried about the bill's unintended consequences.
LISTEN: State Rep. Mary Margaret Oliver on legislation against transgender children.
3. The House passed an expansion of last year's mental health bill.