– That course of will not be solely lengthy and costly, but in addition deeply offensive, says Germany’s Family Minister Lisa Paus from the Greens.
People who’ve utilized for a change of authorized gender and are essential of the present system have identified that it’s difficult and that non-public questions are requested through the investigation, together with earlier sexual activity.
The proposed legislation would make it attainable for adults to use for gender reassignment and identify change at a neighborhood authorities workplace. Young individuals who have reached the age of 14 might additionally achieve this, supplied that they’ve acquired consent from guardians.
Minister of Justice Marco Buschmann expects the coalition authorities to approve the brand new legislation earlier than the flip of the 12 months. Thereafter, the invoice must be lifted by Parliament.