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National Center for Transgender Equality: State Insurance Commissioners Condemn Trump Administration Attack on Transgender Health Care

Aug 05, 2019 - Targeted News Service

The National Center for Transgender Equality issued the following news release:

The chief insurance regulators of 17 states and the District of Columbia-led by California's Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara-have condemned a Trump administration proposal to roll back legal protections for transgender people accessing health care.

Announced in May, the rollback would undermine legal protections within the Affordable Care Act prohibiting discrimination against transgender people by he...