The administration has quietly made it easier for transgender people to update their passports, obtain health insurance, and get treatment at VA facilities.
A measure to prevent discrimination against people who are transgender cleared the Maryland General Assembly on Thursday, and Gov. Martin O’Malley plans to sign the bill into law.
A measure to prevent discrimination against people who are transgender moved forward in the Maryland House of Delegates on Wednesday, sparking a sometimes heated debate about how the bill would affect public restrooms.
The new year is bringing a host of new laws taking effect in January or thereabouts.