Entry #1214: Right to change legal gender in Taiwan

Original entry by vviet93 vviet93 ()

RegionTaiwan
IssueRight to change legal gender
StatusLegal, but requires surgery
Start DateDec 9, 2013
End Datenow
DescriptionStill the same as before, it requires psychiatric evaluations and sexual reassignment surgeries for an individual's gender identity to be recognized.
Sourceshttp://www.gaystarnews.com/article/taiwan-rejects-progressive-trans-policy151214


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NoteStill the same as before, it requires psychiatric evaluations and sexual reassignment surgeries for an individual's gender identity to be recognized.Transgender persons can now change their legal gender without having had sexual reassignment surgeries.
Sourceshttp://www.gaystarnews.com/article/taiwan-rejects-progressive-trans-policy151214http://www.gaystarnews.com/article/taiwan-allows-legal-gender-changes-without-transitioning091213