Entry #5079: Right to change legal gender in Malaysia

Current Version

RegionMalaysia
IssueRight to change legal gender
StatusLegal, surgery not required
Start DateAug 9, 1965
End DateSep 9, 2018
DescriptionUnder a ruling that it is a right. Missing non binary options on documents.
Sourceshttps://www.hrw.org/news/2018/06/12/recognizing-religious-freedom-lgbt-issue https://www.hrw.org/video-photos/interactive/2018/04/16/sexual-orientation-gender-identity-country-profiles#malaysia


Revision History (15)

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End Date2018-08-212018-09-09

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ValueLegal, surgery not required
Value Specialambiguous
End Date2018-08-072018-08-21
Notecriminalized. However preformed.Under a ruling that it is a right. Missing non binary options on documents.

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ValueIllegal
Value Specialambiguous
End Date2018-07-192018-08-07
Notecriminalized.criminalized. However preformed.

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End Date2018-07-092018-07-19

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NoteLegalization pending.criminalized.

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End Date2018-07-072018-07-09
Sourceshttps://www.hrw.org/news/2018/06/12/recognizing-religious-freedom-lgbt-issuehttps://www.hrw.org/news/2018/06/12/recognizing-religious-freedom-lgbt-issue https://www.hrw.org/video-photos/interactive/2018/04/16/sexual-orientation-gender-identity-country-profiles#malaysia

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End Date2018-06-182018-07-07

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End Date2018-06-132018-06-18
NoteNot preformed.Legalization pending.

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NoteCriminalized.Not preformed.

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ValueLegal, surgery not requiredIllegal
End Date2018-04-272018-06-13
NoteAccording to transrespect.org. Missing non binary options.Criminalized.
Sourcestransrespect.org https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/06/12/recognizing-religious-freedom-lgbt-issue

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NoteAccording to transrespect.org According to transrespect.org. Missing non binary options.

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End Date2017-08-282018-04-27

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ValueLegal, but requires surgeryLegal, surgery not required
End Date2017-01-232017-08-28

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Start Date2015-01-011965-08-09
End Date2016-10-162017-01-23

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NoteNoAccording to transrespect.org
SourcesNotransrespect.org

Ausyk created this entry.