THE GUERRILLA ANGEL REPORT — Specifically, the SRS (sex reassignment surgery) surgery requirement to be legally defined as the gender they identify as will be deleted. While this is some ways from becoming law, it does show that the Taiwanese government is trying to stay current with all things transgender.
Regulations in 2008 were changed in Taiwan making it easier to legally change gender ID, however, SRS was still required.
The Taiwanese Presidential Office’s Human Rights Consultation Committee says a panel of experts will convene to discuss the possibility. However, there are some doctors who perform SRS surgeries who have reservations about rolling back regulations.
There really isn’t that much other information at this point. Stay tuned.
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