HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – Pennsylvanians who prefer not to be identified as male or female will soon have a gender-neutral option on their state-issued driver’s licenses. The Daily Item of Sunbury reported PennDOT expects to have the new procedure in place by the middle of next year.
It will let motorists use “X” as a third option to indicate gender.READ MORE: Philadelphia's Fourth Of July Festivities Kick Off With Concert, Fireworks
A PennDOT spokeswoman says the agency is able to make the change on its own and doesn’t need authorization from the Republican-controlled Legislature.READ MORE: 2022 Wawa Welcome America Festival Guide: Road Closures, Public Transportation Information
Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf says PennDOT made the decision but it’s consistent with his opinions about equity and fairness.MORE NEWS: Rhys Hoskins, Darick Hall Homer, Lead Phillies Past Nolan Arenado, Cardinals
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