Entry #1404: Right to change legal gender in New Mexico

Current Version

RegionNew Mexico
IssueRight to change legal gender
StatusLegal, but requires surgery
Start Date2006
End Datenow
DescriptionRequires notarized statement from attending physician or person in charge of an institution that sex has been changed via surgery, along with a name change order. No options for non-surgical and non-binary trans people. No intersex gender marker.
Sourceshttp://law.justia.com/codes/new-mexico/2006/nmrc/jd_24-14-25-b2ad.html
Reports (1)
  • Newer law has been passed


Revision History (1)

Revision by litui

Old Value (Original) New Value (Current)
ValueLegal, surgery not requiredLegal, but requires surgery
NoteRequires notarized statement from attending physician or person in charge of an institution that sex has been changed via surgery, along with a name change order.Requires notarized statement from attending physician or person in charge of an institution that sex has been changed via surgery, along with a name change order. No options for non-surgical and non-binary trans people. No intersex gender marker.

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