Entry #342: Right to change legal gender in Philippines

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RegionPhilippines
IssueRight to change legal gender
Statusambiguous
Start Date2007
End Datenow
DescriptionFilipinos who undergo gender re-assignment surgery are not permitted to change their legal gender per a supreme court ruling in 2007. Individuals with Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH), a very rare gender disorder, are permitted to change their gender
Sourceshttp://www.abs-cbnnews.com/views-and-analysis/06/02/09/sex-change-and-sex-reassignment-katrina-legarda
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  • Status is not correct "Filipinos who undergo gender re-assignment surgery are not permitted to change their legal gender per a supreme court ruling in 2007. Individuals with Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH), a very rare gender disorder, are permitted to change their gender"


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Revision by chae

Old Value (Original) New Value (Current)
ValueIllegal
Value Specialambiguous

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