Entry #376: Right to change legal gender in Poland

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RegionPoland
IssueRight to change legal gender
StatusLegal, surgery not required
Start DateNov 17, 1964
End Datenow
DescriptionA medical diagnosis required, and individuals need to sue their parents in order to have their birth certificate changed. Under Polish law reassignment surgery can only take place after a person's gender has been legally changed.
Sourceshttp://doradztwopab.wordpress.com/2013/04/02/zmiana-plci-w-polskim-prawie/


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Revision by beeurd

Old Value (Original) New Value (Current)
ValueLegal, but requires surgeryLegal, surgery not required
NoteA medical diagnosis required, and individuals need to sue their parents in order to have their birth certificate changed. Under Polish law reassignment surgery can only take place after a person's gender has been legally changed.

PeterGalazka created this entry.