The German Bundestag has just passed the “Bill amending the information to be entered in the register of births“, with votes from the SPD, CDU, FDP and AfD.
The bill from the Grand Coalition, which was only slightly revised between the first and second readings, was thus adopted. A resolution proposal and amendments by BÜNDNIS 90/ Die GRÜNEN and die LINKEN was rejected.
Initial reactions and statements are already online:
- Verein Intersexuelle Menschen e.V (German Intersex Society)
- Dritte Option e.V. (Third Option Association)
The wording of the bill, previous documents, and the political process can be followed and read on the pages of the Bundestag.