Because her most recent passport was 10 years old, it was up for renewal. Janus Rose, a transgender technology researcher, said she has had a passport identifying her as female since November. She feels the rejection had its roots in hostility to trans people. Passport Office told her in June that after 20 years of having a passport that matched her gender identity, she needed to provide proof of gender transition. You are about to leave travel. The Trump administration is launching another attack on transgender Americans.
No, the medical certification must be from a licensed physician — either a Medical Doctor M.
State Department Revoking Trans Women's Passports
However, parental consent is required when the child is under age The "original" documents no longer exist. Passports are valid for different lengths of time depending on whether you have completed your transition or are still in the process of transition. Applicants Age 16 and Please follow the instructions in the letter. How can I complain?
She said the U. The certification meets the standards and recommendations of the World Professional Association for Transgender Health which is recognized by the American Medical Association. Change or Correct a Passport. Then she received a phone call from a South Carolina passport processing center. The certification must be on office letterhead from a licensed physician stating that he or she has treated you OR he or she has reviewed and evaluated your medical history. No, your or your child's citizenship evidence e.