Gender Identity, Gender Expression and Sex Characteristics Act (Malta)

Malta‘s Gender Identity, Gender Expression and Sex Characteristics Act allows transgender people to change the sex marker on their birth certificate without virtually any documentation. It also bans surgery on intersex infants. Specifically, it “shall be not be lawful for medical practitioners or other professionals to conduct any sex assignment treatment and, or surgical intervention on the sex characteristics of a minor which treatment and, or intervention can be deferred until the person to be treated can provide informed consent.”

Malta Passes Law to Ban ‘Normalization’ Surgery on Intersex Infants, Allow Self-Determination of Gender _ Feminist Majority Foundation Blog