Maine no longer requires doctor’s signature for “gender X” driver’s license designation

by Adam Ford · Nov 10th, 2019 7:17 pm

Last Updated Nov 20th, 2019 at 2:07 pm

The Maine Bureau of Motor Vehicles no longer requires a doctor’s signature for residents to receive a gender-neutral designation on driver’s licenses and identification cards.

Maine motorists are now allowed to select “Male,” “Female,” or “X” — signifying a non-binary gender — at will.

The change came after a complaint was filed with the Maine Human Rights Commission.


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