Original Story from PinkNews.
The US state of Oregon could become the first to allow a third gender option on driving licences. A bill passed in the state legislature this week which would offer drivers the option of ‘X’ instead of the traditional binary ‘M’ or ‘F’ options on licences.
But that might change if Democratic Governor Kate Brown signs the bill into law. Basic Rights Oregon, a group defending trans and nonbinary rights celebrated the decision. The organisation estimates that there are some 20,000 people in Oregon who identify as transgender.
A US Army veteran last year became the first person in the US to legally change their gender to ‘nonbinary’.
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