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#gender recognition bill

# gender-recognition-bill - Tuesday 22 January, 2019

Transgender in Ireland: What are the laws around changing your gender?
# Gender Recognition Bill
# Gender Recognition Bill

Transgender in Ireland: What are the laws around changing your gender?

Jan 22nd 2019, 9:03 PM 33,917 Views 146 Comments

The government is considering proposals to allow children aged 16 and 17 to self-declare their gender.

# gender-recognition-bill - Thursday 14 June, 2018

Opinion: 'Under 16s should be able to access gender recognition with parental consent'
# Trans Rights
# Trans Rights

Opinion: 'Under 16s should be able to access gender recognition with parental consent'

Jun 14th 2018, 7:00 AM 18,151 Views 108 Comments

FLAC has also recommended that there should be recognition for intersex and non-binary gender identities, writes Eilis Barry.

# gender-recognition-bill - Thursday 11 May, 2017

'It will show the government cherishes them as much as any other' - Seanad passes Gender Recognition Amendment Bill
# Equality
# Equality

'It will show the government cherishes them as much as any other' - Seanad passes Gender Recognition Amendment Bill

May 11th 2017, 5:58 PM 10,798 Views 84 Comments

The amendments allow people under 16 to receive gender recognition with parental consent.

# gender-recognition-bill - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

"A historic moment" - Oireachtas signs off on gender recognition bill
# Trans Rights
# Trans Rights

"A historic moment" - Oireachtas signs off on gender recognition bill

Jul 15th 2015, 11:37 PM 15,639 Views 95 Comments

Ireland today became the fourth country to pass a law of this kind.

# gender-recognition-bill - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

Transgender children are 'living in a nightmare'
# BIRTH RIGHTS
# BIRTH RIGHTS

Transgender children are 'living in a nightmare'

Jun 16th 2015, 12:21 PM 10,698 Views 89 Comments

Jillian van Turnhout wants them to be given recognition on an interim basis.

# gender-recognition-bill - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

The Irish state will now accept trans people's own declaration of their gender
# You Know Yourself
# You Know Yourself

The Irish state will now accept trans people's own declaration of their gender

Jun 3rd 2015, 10:35 PM 41,515 Views 171 Comments

Married trans people will also not be required to get a divorce, to have their gender recognised.

# gender-recognition-bill - Thursday 31 July, 2014

Opinion: Proposed transgender laws are good news for lawyers – not couples
# Gender Recognition
# Gender Recognition

Opinion: Proposed transgender laws are good news for lawyers – not couples

Jul 31st 2014, 8:00 AM 71 Views 24 Comments

Ireland proposes making trans people in existing marriages divorce as a pre-condition for recognition in their new gender.

# gender-recognition-bill - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Revised bill would allow people to legally change their gender at age 16 or 17
# Age Limit
# Age Limit

Revised bill would allow people to legally change their gender at age 16 or 17

Jun 17th 2014, 10:35 PM 5,886 Views 126 Comments

However, a court order will be required, as well as certification from a doctor that the applicant is mature enough.