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State health department returns to near ban on transgender birth certificate changes

Posted on AllSides February 20th, 2024
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The Montana state health department has announced its return to a near prohibition on individuals updating the sex on their birth certificates to match their gender identity, reigniting a civil rights feud with transgender residents that was the subject of a prior lawsuit. In a Tuesday press release, the Gov. Greg Gianforte administration’s Department of Public Health and Human Services said the latest rule applies to any not-yet-adjudicated request to update the “male” or “female” category on a birth certificate submitted or pending with the department on or after Oct....

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https://montanafreepress.org/2024/02/20/montana-state-health-department-returns-to-near-ban-on-transgender-birth-certificate-changes

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