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The Danish Parliament has approved a law allowing Danish citizens to change their legal gender identity without first undergoing sterilization or surgery. Denmark's Minister of the Economy and Interior, Margrethe Vestager, announced on June 11, 2014, that beginning September 1, Danish citizens over the age of 18 may apply to change their legal gender designation by stating they belong to the other sex and then completing a six-month "reflection period." Previously, transgendered people who wanted their new identity recorded and a new personal identification number assigned under the country's Civil Registration System had to have had an operation.

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Mon Jul 07 16:21:03 CEST 2014




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