Entry #1323: Right to change legal gender in Romania

Original entry by Fandorine Fandorine ()

RegionRomania
IssueRight to change legal gender
Statusambiguous
Start Date1996
End Datenow
DescriptionLegislation about the procedures necessary for name changes refers to the obligation to get a final court decision before changing one’s sex. However, law and procedure are unclear beyond this and consequently people seeking to change their sex undergo a long and painful process.
SourcesThis report from ACCEPT, IGLHRC, and ILGA-Europe to the United Nations Human Rights Council : http://www.google.fr/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=4&ved=0CDwQFjAD&url=http%3A%2F%2Flib.ohchr.org%2FHRBodies%2FUPR%2FDocuments%2FSession2%2FRO%2FACCEPT_ROM_UPR_S2_2008_ACCEPT_Etal_uprsubmission_JOINT.pdf&ei=NLWcU7WPOMmv0QXcp4HABw&usg=AFQjCNHhadbVso6uE0eKzkxQfXY9yD0Pow&bvm=bv.68911936,d.d2k&cad=rja art. 43.i of this law : http://www.google.fr/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=9&cad=rja&uact=8&ved=0CF0QFjAI&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.legalis.ro%2Fwp-content%2Fuploads%2F2012%2F05%2FLegea_119_1996_cu_privire_la_actele_de_stare_civila_Republicare_mai_2012.pdf&ei=P7acU5bCC8ftPPCMgKgN&usg=AFQjCNGIEi64jXya6YJFQeK_ewJ9BzaHnQ&bvm=bv.68911936,d.ZWU


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SourcesThis report from ACCEPT, IGLHRC, and ILGA-Europe to the United Nations Human Rights Council : http://www.google.fr/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=4&ved=0CDwQFjAD&url=http%3A%2F%2Flib.ohchr.org%2FHRBodies%2FUPR%2FDocuments%2FSession2%2FRO%2FACCEPT_ROM_UPR_S2_2008_ACCEPT_Etal_uprsubmission_JOINT.pdf&ei=NLWcU7WPOMmv0QXcp4HABw&usg=AFQjCNHhadbVso6uE0eKzkxQfXY9yD0Pow&bvm=bv.68911936,d.d2k&cad=rja art. 43.i of this law : http://www.google.fr/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=9&cad=rja&uact=8&ved=0CF0QFjAI&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.legalis.ro%2Fwp-content%2Fuploads%2F2012%2F05%2FLegea_119_1996_cu_privire_la_actele_de_stare_civila_Republicare_mai_2012.pdf&ei=P7acU5bCC8ftPPCMgKgN&usg=AFQjCNGIEi64jXya6YJFQeK_ewJ9BzaHnQ&bvm=bv.68911936,d.ZWUhttp://www.google.fr/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=4&ved=0CDwQFjAD&url=http%3A%2F%2Flib.ohchr.org%2FHRBodies%2FUPR%2FDocuments%2FSession2%2FRO%2FACCEPT_ROM_UPR_S2_2008_ACCEPT_Etal_uprsubmission_JOINT.pdf&ei=NLWcU7WPOMmv0QXcp4HABw&usg=AFQjCNHhadbVso6uE0eKzkxQfXY9yD0Pow&bvm=bv.68911936,d.d2k&cad=rja art. 43.i of this law : http://www.google.fr/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=9&cad=rja&uact=8&ved=0CF0QFjAI&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.legalis.ro%2Fwp-content%2Fuploads%2F2012%2F05%2FLegea_119_1996_cu_privire_la_actele_de_stare_civila_Republicare_mai_2012.pdf&ei=P7acU5bCC8ftPPCMgKgN&usg=AFQjCNGIEi64jXya6YJFQeK_ewJ9BzaHnQ&bvm=bv.68911936,d.ZWU