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Act No. LVI of 2016 - Gender Identity, Gender Expression and Sex Characteristics (Amendment) Act

Twelfth Legislature (2013 - 2017)


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Published on 09 December 2016

Bill No. 170 - Gender Identity, Gender Expression and Sex Characteristics Act and other laws (Amendment) Bill

Objects and Reasons

The main object of this Bill is to ensure that the dignity and human rights of persons in detention facilities in Malta are safeguarded and protected by law, and to affirm that no particular combination of sexual orientation, gender identity and, or gender expression constitutes a disorder, disease, illness, deficiency, disability and, or shortcoming.

Motion No. 391 - Gender Identity, Gender Expression and Sex Characteristics (Amendment) Bill