"A German law takes effect today that establishes a third gender option for parents filling out birth certificates for newborn babies. They can choose ‘indeterminate’ if the child shows both male and female characteristics. The parents will make that choice by leaving the boxes for male and female genders blank. The new law is meant to avoid the need to label an intersex baby as male or female before the child is old enough to decide.
The child could also opt to remain classified as intersex. German passports ‘will soon be allowed to have an ‘X’ in the gender field…”
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