Effective January 1, 2023, in addition to existing California laws, AB 218 allows a person to obtain an amendment to the following vital records, to reflect the person's change of gender and sex identifier to female, male, or nonbinary:
- marriage license and certificate,
- confidential marriage license and certificate,
- birth certificate for their minor or adult child
This process does not require a court order if the person submits specific supporting documentation.
For more detailed information on this process, please see the following pamphlets and forms: