Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Virginia Department of Health
State Board of Health
Board of Health Regulations Governing Vital Records [12 VAC 5 ‑ 550]
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12/15/15  8:51 am
Commenter: Jane Cornelius, PFLAG Blue Ridge



According to the World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH), best practices for a
modernized policy means recognizing that gender transition is an individualized process that is not the
same for all transgender people; and, a surgery requirement does not align with current understanding
in transgender health care.
I support hte recommended amendment.

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